837  
WGUS42 KMHX 112006  
FLWMHX  
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC  
406 PM EDT MON SEP 11 2017  
 
...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING  
FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
SWIFT CREEK NEAR STREETS FERRY AFFECTING CRAVEN COUNTY  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
DO NOT DRIVE VEHICLES THROUGH FLOODED AREAS. MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR  
IN AUTOMOBILES WHEN PEOPLE TRY TO DRIVE THROUGH FLOODED AREAS.  
 
CAUTION IS URGED WHEN WALKING NEAR RIVERBANKS. FLOOD WATERS WILL  
WEAKEN THE BANKS MAKING THEM DANGEROUS.  
 
A FOLLOWUP PRODUCT WILL BE ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE A  
LITTLE LATER.  
 

 
 
NCC049-122006-  
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/SWFN7.1.ER.170911T2000Z.170912T2000Z.000000T0000Z.UU/  
406 PM EDT MON SEP 11 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR  
THE SWIFT CREEK NEAR STREETS FERRY.  
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
* AT 4 PM MONDAY THE STAGE WAS 4.0 FEET.  
* FLOOD STAGE IS 4.0 FEET.  
* IMPACT...AT 4.0 FEET...WATER THREATENS A FEW HOMES ALONG STREETS  
FERRY ROAD JUST SOUTH OF THE CREEK. STREETS FERRY ROAD FLOODS NEAR  
WEST CRAVEN HIGH SCHOOL.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3532 7714 3529 7713 3524 7709 3522 7711  
3528 7719 3530 7718  
 

 
 
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