Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Raleigh/Durham, NC

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WGUS82 KRAH 210553
FLSRAH

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
153 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

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NASH NC-FRANKLIN NC-WAKE NC-HALIFAX NC-
153 AM EDT TUE APR 21 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  NASH COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  FRANKLIN COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  WAKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...
  HALIFAX COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 445 AM EDT

* AT 149 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  TRAINING ALONG THE SAME AREAS FROM NORTHERN WAKE COUNTY NORTHEAST
  ACROSS FRANKLIN... NORTHERN NASH... AND CENTRAL HALIFAX COUNTIES.
  THE HEAVIEST RAIN WAS FALLING ON AN AXIS FROM NORTH RALEIGH TO
  LOUISBURG TO HALIFAX... WHERE RAINFALL TOTALS IN EXCESS OF 1.5
  INCHS IN THE PAST HOUR HAVE OCCURRED. ADDITIONALLY UP TO AN INCH
  IN THE NEXT HOUR CAN BE EXPECTED. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL
  STREAM FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  RALEIGH...BUNN... WAKE FOREST... LOUISBURG... NASHVILLE... RED
  OAK... ROANOKE RAPIDS...AND HALIFAX.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODS AND FLASH FLOODS. TURN AROUND DON`T DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3609 7753 3615 7770 3584 7785 3573 7819
      3582 7826 3558 7889 3574 7895 3586 7891
      3601 7870 3602 7870 3603 7875 3602 7855
      3612 7852 3625 7820 3620 7801 3636 7792
      3646 7764 3632 7757 3618 7732

$$

PWB



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