864  
WGUS52 KRAH 111721  
FFWRAH  
NCC077-145-112315-  
/O.NEW.KRAH.FF.W.0069.181011T1721Z-181011T2315Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
121 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
PERSON COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
GRANVILLE COUNTY IN CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 715 PM EDT  
 
* AT 119 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED  
AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE ALREADY FALLEN. FLASH FLOODING  
IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
OXFORD, ROXBORO, CREEDMOOR, BUTNER, CONCORD, STEM, STOVALL, MAYO  
RESERVOIR, BETHEL HILL AND BUSHY FORK.  
 
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.  
 
FLASH FLOODING IS EXTREMELY DANGEROUS. IF YOU ARE EXPERIENCING  
FLOODING OR LIVE IN A FLOOD PRONE AREA, MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND. RIVER  
BANKS AND CULVERTS CAN BECOME UNSTABLE AND UNSAFE. STAY AWAY OR BE  
SWEPT AWAY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3653 7847 3651 7850 3646 7851 3621 7851  
3617 7850 3608 7854 3602 7855 3608 7869  
3607 7878 3609 7881 3624 7880 3624 7915  
3653 7914 3654 7914 3654 7846  
 

 
 
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