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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:41 AM EDT on May 23, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 24, 2017


... Flood Watch in effect through late tonight...

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Flood Watch 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.

* Through 2 am tonight.

* Showers and embedded thunderstorms will spread across central NC
today through this evening. Rainfall totals of one to three
inches will be common, and localized higher totals in excess of
three inches are possible.

* These high rainfall amounts will producing a threat of flooding,
including street flooding and rising water on area creeks,
across central North Carolina today through much of tonight.

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.

Only 6 to 12 inches of water can float a vehicle. Remember, never
drive through areas where water covers the Road. The water may be
much deeper than it appears, and the Road beneath could be washed
away or weakened.



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341 am EDT Tue may 23 2017

... Flood Watch in effect through late tonight...

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Flood Watch 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.

* Through 2 am tonight.

* Showers and embedded thunderstorms will spread across central NC
today through this evening. Rainfall totals of one to three
inches will be common, and localized higher totals in excess of
three inches are possible.

* These high rainfall amounts will producing a threat of flooding,
including street flooding and rising water on area creeks,
across central North Carolina today through much of tonight.

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.

Only 6 to 12 inches of water can float a vehicle. Remember, never
drive through areas where water covers the Road. The water may be
much deeper than it appears, and the Road beneath could be washed
away or weakened.



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Areal Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:41 AM EDT on May 23, 2017

Expires 2:00 AM EDT on May 24, 2017


... Flood Watch in effect through late tonight...

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Flood Watch 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.

* Through 2 am tonight.

* Showers and embedded thunderstorms will spread across central NC
today through this evening. Rainfall totals of one to three
inches will be common, and localized higher totals in excess of
three inches are possible.

* These high rainfall amounts will producing a threat of flooding,
including street flooding and rising water on area creeks,
across central North Carolina today through much of tonight.

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.

Only 6 to 12 inches of water can float a vehicle. Remember, never
drive through areas where water covers the Road. The water may be
much deeper than it appears, and the Road beneath could be washed
away or weakened.



Gih


341 am EDT Tue may 23 2017

... Flood Watch in effect through late tonight...

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Flood Watch 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.

* Through 2 am tonight.

* Showers and embedded thunderstorms will spread across central NC
today through this evening. Rainfall totals of one to three
inches will be common, and localized higher totals in excess of
three inches are possible.

* These high rainfall amounts will producing a threat of flooding,
including street flooding and rising water on area creeks,
across central North Carolina today through much of tonight.

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.

Only 6 to 12 inches of water can float a vehicle. Remember, never
drive through areas where water covers the Road. The water may be
much deeper than it appears, and the Road beneath could be washed
away or weakened.



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