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NCC001-037-063-105-135-183-120130-  
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC  
517 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS EXTENDED THE  
 
* 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 930 PM EDT  
 
* AT 514 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE  
WARNED AREA. THREE TO 5 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN ACROSS THE  
TRIANGLE, RESULTING IN FLASH FLOODING. RAIN WILL LIKELY CONTINUE  
THROUGH THE EVENING, RESULTING IN ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF UP TO 2  
INCHES.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
RALEIGH, DURHAM, CARY, CHAPEL HILL, BURLINGTON, SANFORD, GRAHAM,  
HILLSBOROUGH, PITTSBORO AND SILER CITY.  
 
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. WHEN  
ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS, TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN. BE ESPECIALLY  
CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE DANGERS OF  
FLOODING. RIVER BANKS AND CULVERTS CAN BECOME UNSTABLE AND UNSAFE.  
STAY AWAY OR BE SWEPT AWAY.  
 

 
 
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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