Flood Statement
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
126 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015





...The Flood Warning continues 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.

&&

NCC057-059-211726-
/O.CON.KRAH.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150421T1949Z/
/YADN7.1.ER.150421T0450Z.150421T0600Z.150421T0749Z.NO/
126 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Yadkin River At Yadkin College.
* At  1:00 AM Tuesday the stage was 18.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.0 feet by sunrise this morning.
  The river will fall below flood stage later this morning.
* Impact...At 18.0 feet, Minor flooding of mainly farmlands on both
  banks.

&&

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  18.0 Tue 01 AM   15.7  6.4   4.7   3.6   3.0


To convert the above stage readings to above mean sea level (ft), add
the following to the stage: 638.45

&&

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

$$




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