Expired: Flash Flood Warning For Moore, Orange, Harnett, Granville, Lee, Wake, Chatham, and Durham Counties Until 12:45PM

Written by on April 15, 2018 in Severe Weather

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
850 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for…
East central Moore County in central North Carolina…
Eastern Orange County in central North Carolina…
Western Harnett County in central North Carolina…
Southern Granville County in central North Carolina…
Lee County in central North Carolina…
Western Wake County in central North Carolina…
Eastern Chatham County in central North Carolina…
Durham County in central North Carolina…

* Until 1245 AM EDT

* At 848 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated training thunderstorms that
were continuously redeveloping across the warned area. The
thunderstorms were tracked repeatedly from Sanford northeast to
Durham. Individual thunderstorm were moving north at 50 mph, while
the line was only slowly moving east at 10 mph. Up to two inches
of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin
shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Raleigh, Durham, Cary, Chapel Hill, Sanford, Creedmoor, Pittsboro,
Carrboro, Fuquay-Varina and Butner.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Flash flooding is extremely dangerous. Numerous roads and low lying
areas will quickly flood. Flood waters will also threaten some homes
and businesses. If you are experiencing flooding or live in a flood
prone area, move to higher ground.

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LAT…LON 3622 7851 3617 7850 3608 7854 3602 7854
3521 7899 3519 7909 3517 7911 3521 7924
3519 7929 3624 7903

$$

Badgett

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