Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH, NC
142 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a
Flood Warning for the following rivers in North Carolina...

  Yadkin River At Yadkin College affecting Davidson and Davie
  Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message. If you encounter deep water while driving, do not
attempt to drive through. Turn around, dont drown.

&&

NCC057-059-210542-
/O.NEW.KRAH.FL.W.0009.150420T2320Z-150422T0712Z/
/YADN7.1.ER.150420T2320Z.150421T1200Z.150421T1912Z.NO/
142 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Yadkin River At Yadkin College.
* from this evening to late Tuesday night, or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  1:00 PM Monday the stage was 14.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river is expected to rise above flood stage by this
  evening and continue to rise to near 21.9 feet by tomorrow
  morning.The river will fall below flood stage by tomorrow
  afternoon.
* Impact...At 21.0 feet, Lower level primitive campsites at the
  Thousand Trails Preserve off US64 begin to flood.

&&

The following are the latest observations and 7 AM forecast stages
for the next several days.

                 FLD  OBSERVED                FORECAST 7 AM
LOCATION         STG  STG  DAY TIME    Tue   Wed   Thu   Fri   Sat

Yadkin River
 Yadkin College   18  14.6 Mon 01 PM  21.9   9.4   3.9   2.9   2.6


To convert the above stage readings to above mean sea level (ft), add
the following to the stage:

        Yadkin College: 638.45

&&

LAT...LON 3597 8031 3577 8040 3574 8036 3568 8046
          3575 8054 3598 8045

$$




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