Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
506 PM EDT SAT MAY 19 2018

NCC049-061-103-107-133-192300-
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Jones NC-Lenoir NC-Craven NC-Onslow NC-Duplin NC-
506 PM EDT SAT MAY 19 2018

The National Weather Service in Newport has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Northwestern Jones County in eastern North Carolina...
  Lenoir County in eastern North Carolina...
  West central Craven County in eastern North Carolina...
  Western Onslow County in eastern North Carolina...
  Eastern Duplin County in eastern North Carolina...

* Until 700 PM EDT.

* At 502 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause
  minor flooding in the advisory area. Two to three inches of rain
  have fallen over the last few hours, and an additional one inch
  will be possible. This additional rain will result in minor
  flooding..

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Jacksonville, Kinston, Wallace, La Grange, Half Moon, Phillips
  Crossroads, Kornegay, Richlands, Beulaville, Deep Run, Catherine
  Lake, Cypress Creek, Verona, Dixon, Comfort, Fort Barnwell,
  Chinquapin, Potters Hill, Petersburg and Pleasant Hill.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

&&

LAT...LON 3472 7768 3472 7798 3517 7786 3518 7783
      3534 7782 3527 7733 3458 7747 3455 7761

$$

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