Wake County, North Carolina
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Flash Flood Warning
NCC183-220245-
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Wake NC-
844 PM EDT MON MAY 21 2018

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1045 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL WAKE COUNTY...

At 836 PM EDT, local law enforcement reported flash flooding in
northwest Raleigh, including the Crabtree creek area near Glenwood
Avenue and Six Fork Road. Up to three inches of rain have already
fallen. Flash flooding is already occurring.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Raleigh, Cary, Rdu International, Morrisville, Falls Lake State Rec
Area, William B Umstead State Park and Research Triangle.

Additional rainfall amounts of one to two inches are possible in the
warned area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...


Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses
as well as other drainage areas and low lying spots. Do not drive
your vehicle into areas where water covers the road. When
encountering flooded roads, turn around, don't drown.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

&&

LAT...LON 3597 7842 3596 7841 3571 7863 3578 7893
3587 7891 3587 7883 3593 7880 3592 7876
3594 7873 3601 7870 3603 7872 3603 7874
3607 7868

$$

Flood Advisory
NCC069-077-183-220230-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Granville NC-Wake NC-Franklin NC-
728 PM EDT MON MAY 21 2018

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
Southern Granville County in central North Carolina...
Northwestern Wake County in central North Carolina...
West central Franklin County in central North Carolina...

* Until 1030 PM EDT

* At 727 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
Up to one inch of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Raleigh, Cary, Creedmoor, Wake Forest, Garner, Rdu International,
Morrisville, Youngsville, Falls Lake State Rec Area and William B
Umstead State Park.

Additional rainfall of one to three inches is expected over the
area. This additional rain will cause minor flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

&&

LAT...LON 3609 7846 3597 7846 3588 7850 3570 7861
3578 7885 3586 7885 3587 7883 3592 7881
3592 7876 3598 7871 3601 7870 3603 7872
3602 7874 3603 7875 3607 7875 3617 7872
3617 7850

$$

Special Weather Statement
NCZ008-025-041-220100-
Durham NC-Wake NC-Granville NC-
757 PM EDT MON MAY 21 2018

...AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT
SOUTHWESTERN GRANVILLE...NORTHWESTERN WAKE AND SOUTHEASTERN DURHAM
COUNTIES UNTIL 900 PM EDT...

At 756 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a nearly stationary area
of showers and strong thunderstorms near Raleigh, moving north at 10
mph.

Pea size hail and wind gusts up to 50 mph will be possible with this
storm.

Locations impacted include...
Raleigh, Cary, Wake Forest, Butner, Rdu International, Morrisville,
Falls Lake, Falls Lake State Rec Area, Falls Lake Boat Ramp and
Purnell.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. A Flash Flood Warning has been issued for
much of this area. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.

&&

LAT...LON 3609 7854 3602 7855 3600 7850 3575 7860
3579 7883 3612 7880
TIME...MOT...LOC 2356Z 186DEG 7KT 3590 7867

$$

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