Expired: Flood Watch In Effect Through Saturday Afternoon

Written by on December 14, 2018 in Severe Weather
Flood Watch
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
332 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

...HEAVY RAINS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.Heavy rain showers and possibly a few thunderstorms will
continue to spread eastward across the area this afternoon and
will last through tomorrow afternoon. Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4
inches are expected and with the ground saturated, flash flooding
will be possible.

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Including the cities of Williamston, Robersonville, Oak City,
Jamesville, Plymouth, Roper, Creswell, Columbia, Gum Neck,
Manns Harbor, Stumpy Point, East Lake, Washington, Chocowinity,
Belhaven, Bath, Aurora, Engelhard, Fairfield, Ponzer, Scranton,
Swanquarter, Kitty Hawk, Nags Head, Manteo, Rodanthe, Buxton,
Hatteras Village, and Ocracoke
332 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* A portion of eastern North Carolina, including the following
  areas, Beaufort, Mainland Dare, Mainland Hyde, Martin, Outer
  Banks Dare, Outer Banks Hyde, Tyrrell, and Washington.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* Heavy rain is expected to develop over the area late this
  afternoon and continue through tomorrow afternoon. Storm total
  rainfall is expected to range from 2 to 4 inches, with localized
  higher amounts.

* This rainfall could produce flash flooding, particularly in
  poor drainage areas near creeks, streams and ditches. Street
  flooding is likely.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
332 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

...HEAVY RAINS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TONIGHT THROUGH
SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

.Heavy rain showers and possibly a few thunderstorms will
continue to spread eastward across the area this afternoon and
will last through tomorrow afternoon. Rainfall amounts of 2 to 4
inches are expected and with the ground saturated, flash flooding
will be possible.

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Including the cities of Greenville, Bethel, Farmville, Grifton,
Grimesland, Snow Hill, Hookerton, Walstonburg, Wallace, Warsaw,
Kenansville, Beulaville, Faison, Kinston, La Grange, Pink Hill,
Maysville, Pollocksville, Trenton, New Bern, Havelock, Vanceboro,
Cove City, Oriental, Bayboro, Arapahoe, Vandemere, Morehead City,
Beaufort, Newport, Atlantic Beach, Emerald Isle, Jacksonville,
Richlands, Swansboro, and North Topsail Beach
332 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* A portion of eastern North Carolina, including the following
  areas, Carteret, Craven, Duplin, Greene, Jones, Lenoir,
  Onslow, Pamlico, and Pitt.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* Heavy rain is expected to continue through tomorrow afternoon.
  Storm total rainfall is expected to range from 2 to 4 inches,
  with localized higher amounts.

* This rainfall could produce flash flooding, particularly in
  poor drainage areas near creeks, streams and ditches. Street
  flooding is likely.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
357 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

...HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED INTO SATURDAY...

.An upper level low over the Lower Mississippi Valley will track
northeast and will track across the Carolinas through Saturday
night and into Sunday. This storm system will bring periods of
moderate to heavy rain,and possibly a thunderstorm across coastal
sections of the state through Saturday. Rainfall amounts of one
to two inches can be expected. In addition, melting snow across
the interior Piedmont will contribute to additional runoff.

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Including the cities of Bushy Fork, Concord, Roxboro, Surl,
Oxford, Butner, Creedmoor, Dabney, Henderson, Norlina, Wise,
Afton, Warrenton, Lake Gaston, Roanoke Rapids, Pfafftown,
Stanleyville, Winston-Salem, Greensboro, Lake Townsend,
High Point, Burlington, Graham, Chapel Hill, Carrboro, Bethesda,
Durham, Research Triangle, Pilot, Ingleside, Louisburg,
Franklinton, Nashville, Aventon, Red Oak, Sharpsburg,
Spring Hope, Rocky Mount, Lexington, Thomasville, Asheboro, Ulah,
Archdale, Trinity, Hasty, Siler City, Bynum, Moncure, Pittsboro,
Raleigh, Cary, Smithfield, Clayton, Flowers, Selma, Benson,
Coats Crossroads, New Hope, Wilson, Albemarle, Plyler, Troy,
Biscoe, Mount Gilead, Pekin, Badin Lake, Eldorado,
Southern Pines, Pinehurst, Aberdeen, Eagle Springs, Seven Lakes,
Cumnock, Gum Springs, Sanford, Tramway, Dunn, Anderson Creek,
Timberlake, Duncan, Erwin, Angier, Lillington, Goldsboro,
Wadesboro, Polkton, Rockingham, Hamlet, East Rockingham,
Laurel Hill, Laurinburg, Antioch, Ashley Heights, Raeford,
Rockfish, Silver City, Fayetteville, Fort Bragg, and Clinton
357 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

The Flash Flood Watch continues 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 Saturday afternoon

* Periods of rain, which will be heavy at times, is expected into
  Saturday. Storm total rainfall of one to two inches can be
  expected, with locally higher amounts possible. In addition,
  melting snow across the interior Piedmont will contribute to
  additional runoff.

* The rainfall and melting snow could produce flash flooding,
  particularly in low lying and poor drainage areas near creeks,
  streams, and ditches. Street flooding may also occur, likely
  exasperated by leaves and lingering snow blocking storm
  drains. In addition, minor to moderate flooding of streams and
  main stem rivers is possible over the weekend and into next
  week.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A flash flood watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
Monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should
flash flood warnings be issued.

&&

$$

Flood Watch
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
345 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EST THIS MORNING
THROUGH SATURDAY AFTERNOON...

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Coastal Brunswick-Marlboro-Darlington-Dillon-Florence-Marion-
Williamsburg-Coastal Horry-Inland Georgetown-Coastal Georgetown-
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Including the cities of Lumberton, Elizabethtown, Bladenboro,
Whiteville, Tabor City, Chadbourn, Lake Waccamaw, Burgaw,
Surf City, Wilmington, Masonboro, Myrtle Grove, Ogden,
Carolina Beach, Seagate, Boiling Spring Lakes, Leland, Shallotte,
Oak Island, Long Beach, Southport, Sunset Beach, Bennettsville,
McColl, Hartsville, Darlington, North Hartsville, Dillon,
Florence, Marion, Mullins, Kingstree, Myrtle Beach, Socastee,
North Myrtle Beach, Garden City, Little River, Andrews,
Georgetown, Murrells Inlet, Conway, Longs, Bucksport, Loris,
Green Sea, and Aynor
345 PM EST Fri Dec 14 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH SATURDAY
AFTERNOON...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* Portions of southeast North Carolina and northeast South
  Carolina, including the following areas, in southeast North
  Carolina, Bladen, Coastal Brunswick, Coastal New Hanover,
  Coastal Pender, Columbus, Inland Brunswick, Inland New
  Hanover, Inland Pender, and Robeson. In northeast South
  Carolina, Central Horry, Coastal Georgetown, Coastal Horry,
  Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Inland Georgetown, Marion,
  Marlboro, Northern Horry, and Williamsburg.

* Through Saturday afternoon

* Expect 2-4 inches of rainfall over saturated soil.

* Rain will be heavy at times tonight through midday Saturday,
  and could produce flash flooding, especially for poor drainage
  areas near creeks, streams and ditches. Street flooding is
  likely in areas and known low spots.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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