887  
WGUS42 KRAH 100826  
FLWRAH  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
426 AM EDT TUE SEP 10 2019  
 
NCC163-102115-  
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/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
SAMPSON NC-  
426 AM EDT TUE SEP 10 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS EXTENDED THE  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR SMALL STREAMS IN...  
SOUTH CENTRAL SAMPSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 515 PM EDT TUESDAY  
 
* AT 422 AM EDT, THE RIVER GAGE ON THE BLACK RIVER NEAR TOMAHAWK  
REPORTED A RIVER STAGE OF APPROXIMATELY 19.0 FEET. FLOODING HAS  
BEEN REPORTED ON HARRELLS HIGHWAY BETWEEN CLEAR RUN SCHOOL RD AND  
LUNDY RD, ON LISBON BRIDGE ROAD, AND ON WEST MAGNOLIA-LISBON ROAD  
JUST EAST OF LISBON BRIDGE ROAD. ADDITIONAL FLOODING IS POSSIBLE  
ON TOMAHAWK HIGHWAY, WILDCAT ROAD, AND WRIGHT BRIDGE RD NEAR RILEY  
TOWN RD. THE RIVER CRESTED ON MONDAY AND THE WATER SHOULD CONTINUE  
TO RECEDE TODAY BEFORE DROPPING BELOW FLOOD STAGE LATER THIS  
EVENING. PLEASE CONTINUE TO HEED ANY ROAD CLOSURES.  
 
 
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.  
 
DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE  
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS  
SAFELY. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3458 7827 3469 7827 3477 7832 3480 7837  
3482 7833 3486 7828 3483 7827 3481 7829  
3476 7828 3468 7822 3459 7824 3458 7826  
 

 
 
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