699  
WGUS81 KAKQ 130030  
FLSAKQ  
 
FLOOD ADVISORY  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA  
830 PM EDT SUN AUG 12 2018  
 
NCC091-131-VAC093-175-620-800-130330-  
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NORTHAMPTON NC-HERTFORD NC-CITY OF FRANKLIN VA-ISLE OF WIGHT VA-  
SOUTHAMPTON VA-CITY OF SUFFOLK VA-  
830 PM EDT SUN AUG 12 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...  
NORTHAMPTON COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
NORTHWESTERN HERTFORD COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
THE CITY OF FRANKLIN IN SOUTHEASTERN VIRGINIA...  
SOUTHWESTERN ISLE OF WIGHT COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN VIRGINIA...  
SOUTHEASTERN SOUTHAMPTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN VIRGINIA...  
THE SOUTHWESTERN CITY OF SUFFOLK IN SOUTHEASTERN VIRGINIA...  
 
* UNTIL 1130 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 829 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO  
THUNDERSTORMS FROM NEAR FRANKLIN VIRGINIA TO JACKSON AND BOONES  
CROSSROADS NORTH CAROLINA. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE  
ADVISORY AREA. ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS ALREADY FALLEN.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
FRANKLIN, MURFREESBORO, COURTLAND, RICH SQUARE, BOYKINS, HOLLAND,  
CHOWAN UNIVERSITY, SUFFOLK, CONWAY, WOODLAND, NEWSOMS, COMO,  
HUNTERDALE, CARRSVILLE, JACKSON, SEVERN, LASKER, BRANCHVILLE,  
MILWAUKEE AND BRYANTOWN.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS  
ADDITIONAL RAIN COMBINED WITH EXCESSIVE RUNOFF WILL RESULT IN MINOR  
FLOODING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD  
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.  
 
BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE  
DANGERS OF FLOODING.  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, COUNTRY ROADS, FARMLAND, AND OTHER LOW LYING  
SPOTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3621 7739 3624 7738 3627 7741 3629 7741  
3632 7744 3631 7750 3630 7754 3634 7758  
3637 7755 3639 7755 3654 7735 3655 7730  
3656 7732 3655 7734 3676 7708 3675 7669  
3619 7735  
 

 
 
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