Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
921 PM EDT MON APR 20 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.

&&

NCC057-059-211321-
/O.EXT.KRAH.FL.W.0009.000000T0000Z-150421T1949Z/
/YADN7.1.ER.150421T0316Z.150421T0600Z.150421T0749Z.NO/
921 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  the Yadkin River At Yadkin College.
* At  9:00 PM Monday the stage was 17.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 18.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage by tonight and
  continue to rise to near 19.0 feet by after midnight tomorrow.The
  river will fall below flood stage by early tomorrow.
* 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 Col  18  17.2 Mon 09 PM    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:

        Yadkin College: 638.45

&&

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

$$




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