476  
WGUS52 KRAH 111625  
FFWRAH  
NCC001-037-063-105-135-183-112230-  
/O.NEW.KRAH.FF.W.0068.181011T1625Z-181011T2230Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
1225 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
ALAMANCE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
ORANGE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
LEE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
WAKE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
CHATHAM COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
DURHAM COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 630 PM EDT THURSDAY  
 
* AT 1222 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE  
WARNED AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN OVER  
CHATHAM AND LEE COUNTIES AND FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN  
THERE SHORTLY. THE HEAVY RAINFALL WILL MOVE INTO THE TRIANGLE AREA  
OVER THE NEXT HOUR OR TWO, RESULTING IN FLASH FLOODING ACROSS  
WAKE, DURHAM, ORANGE AND ALAMANCE COUNTIES THROUGH THE AFTERNOON.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
RALEIGH, DURHAM, CARY, CHAPEL HILL, BURLINGTON, SANFORD, GRAHAM,  
HILLSBOROUGH, PITTSBORO AND SILER CITY.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF TWO TO FOUR INCHES ARE POSSIBLE IN  
THE WARNED AREA.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THE HEAVY RAIN WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING OF  
CREEKS AND STREAMS, ROADS, LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS. DO NOT  
DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROAD. MANY ROADS  
AND INTERSECTIONS IN THE AREA WILL QUICKLY FLOOD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING  
FLOODED ROADS, TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN. TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN  
WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. STAY AWAY OR BE SWEPT AWAY. RIVER  
BANKS AND CULVERTS CAN BECOME UNSTABLE AND UNSAFE.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3624 7880 3609 7881 3607 7878 3608 7869  
3598 7843 3590 7831 3582 7826 3571 7847  
3552 7871 3558 7891 3531 7918 3535 7927  
3547 7936 3552 7935 3552 7956 3624 7953  
3625 7953  
 

 
 
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