571  
WGUS82 KRAH 210258  
FLSRAH  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
1058 PM EDT MON AUG 20 2018  
 
NCC101-191-210600-  
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WAYNE NC-JOHNSTON NC-  
1058 PM EDT MON AUG 20 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...  
WAYNE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
JOHNSTON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 200 AM EDT  
 
* AT 1056 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO  
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN  
THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN.  
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS ALONG CREEKS, STREAMS, AND WATER CROSSINGS,  
AS WELL AS THE USUAL TROUBLE SPOTS.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
GOLDSBORO, SMITHFIELD, MOUNT OLIVE, BENSON, FREMONT, WALNUT CREEK,  
MICRO, SELMA, FOUR OAKS AND PINE LEVEL.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODS AND FLASH FLOODS. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT  
QUICKLY. MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY  
IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3534 7782 3518 7783 3515 7789 3517 7793  
3516 7797 3519 7802 3518 7807 3519 7816  
3521 7817 3523 7824 3529 7830 3526 7841  
3526 7848 3532 7854 3545 7862 3572 7817  
3560 7812 3558 7782 3543 7783 3538 7780  
 

 
 
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