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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
351 PM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

NCZ008>011-024>028-039>043-073>078-083>086-088-089-152100-
Granville-Vance-Warren-Halifax-Orange-Durham-Franklin-Nash-Edgecombe-
Randolph-Chatham-Wake-Johnston-Wilson-Stanly-Montgomery-Moore-Lee-
Harnett-Wayne-Anson-Richmond-Scotland-Hoke-Cumberland-Sampson-
351 PM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

...FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY
EVENING...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for central North Carolina.

.DAY ONE...This Afternoon and Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Flood Watch.

Flood Watch tonight and Thursday.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Thursday through Tuesday.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Flood Watch.

Flood Watch through Thursday evening at 700 PM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$



Flood Watch

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
1113 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

...ANOTHER HEAVY RAIN EVENT ALONG WITH THE THREAT OF FLOODING IS
EXPECTED TONIGHT THROUGH THURSDAY...

.A deepening low pressure system over the Lower MS valley will
move northeast through the TN Valley through Thursday and then
exit off the Mid-Atlantic Coast Thursday night and into early
Friday. With soils already saturated, along with area river and
and streams already in flood, another round of widespread heavy
rainfall of 1 to 2 inches will likely result in additional
flooding across central NC tonight through Thursday.


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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Person-Granville-Vance-Warren-Halifax-Forsyth-Guilford-Alamance-
Orange-Durham-Franklin-Nash-Edgecombe-Davidson-Randolph-Chatham-
Wake-Johnston-Wilson-Stanly-Montgomery-Moore-Lee-Harnett-Wayne-
Anson-Richmond-Scotland-Hoke-Cumberland-Sampson-
Including the cities of Bushy Fork, Concord, Roxboro, Surl,
Oxford, Butner, Creedmoor, Dabney, Henderson, Norlina, Wise,
Afton, Warrenton, Lake Gaston, Roanoke Rapids, Pfafftown,
Stanleyville, Winston-Salem, Greensboro, Lake Townsend,
High Point, Burlington, Graham, Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Bethesda,
Durham, Research Triangle, Pilot, Ingleside, Louisburg,
Franklinton, Nashville, Aventon, Red Oak, Sharpsburg,
Spring Hope, Rocky Mount, Lexington, Thomasville, Asheboro, Ulah,
Archdale, Trinity, Hasty, Siler City, Bynum, Moncure, Pittsboro,
Raleigh, Cary, Smithfield, Clayton, Flowers, Selma, Benson,
Coats Crossroads, New Hope, Wilson, Albemarle, Plyler, Troy,
Biscoe, Mount Gilead, Pekin, Badin Lake, Eldorado,
Southern Pines, Pinehurst, Aberdeen, Eagle Springs, Seven Lakes,
Cumnock, Gum Springs, Sanford, Tramway, Dunn, Anderson Creek,
Timberlake, Duncan, Erwin, Angier, Lillington, Goldsboro,
Wadesboro, Polkton, Rockingham, Hamlet, East Rockingham,
Laurel Hill, Laurinburg, Antioch, Ashley Heights, Raeford,
Rockfish, Silver City, Fayetteville, Fort Bragg, and Clinton
1113 AM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM EST THIS EVENING
THROUGH THURSDAY EVENING...

The Flood Watch continues for

* A portion of central North Carolina, including the following
  areas, Alamance, Anson, Chatham, Cumberland, Davidson, Durham,
  Edgecombe, Forsyth, Franklin, Granville, Guilford, Halifax,
  Harnett, Hoke, Johnston, Lee, Montgomery, Moore, Nash, Orange,
  Person, Randolph, Richmond, Sampson, Scotland, Stanly, Vance,
  Wake, Warren, Wayne, and Wilson.

* From 7 PM EST this evening through Thursday evening

* Rain is expected to overspread the region from the south this
  evening and tonight. The rain is expected to continue through
  much of Thursday. Heavy rain is expected with storm totals
  forecast between 1.50 and 2 inches through Thursday.

* This heavy rain falling on saturated ground will runoff
  quickly. Streams, creeks, lakes, and rivers were already
  running high or are already in flood. This rain event will
  create additional flooding or exacerbate the flooding already
  ongoing.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A flood watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. Monitor later forecasts and be alert for
possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding
should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.

&&

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