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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 8:30 PM EST Nov. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* central North Carolina, including the following counties:
Alamance, Anson, Chatham, Cumberland, Davidson, Durham,
Edgecombe, Forsyth, Franklin, Granville, Guilford, Halifax,
Harnett, Hoke, Johnston, Lee, Montgomery, Moore, Nash, Orange,
person, Randolph, Richmond, Sampson, Scotland, Stanly, Vance,
wake, Warren, Wayne, and Wilson.

* Through Thursday evening

* rain will increase in coverage and intensity tonight, then
continue through much of Thursday. Rain will become heavy at
times, with storm total amounts of one to two inches through
Thursday.

* This heavy rain falling on already-saturated ground will runoff
quickly. Streams, creeks, lakes, and rivers were already
running high or are already in flood. This rain event will
create additional flooding or exacerbate the flooding already
ongoing.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. Monitor later forecasts and be alert for
possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding
should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.



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Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 8:30 PM EST Nov. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* central North Carolina, including the following counties:
Alamance, Anson, Chatham, Cumberland, Davidson, Durham,
Edgecombe, Forsyth, Franklin, Granville, Guilford, Halifax,
Harnett, Hoke, Johnston, Lee, Montgomery, Moore, Nash, Orange,
person, Randolph, Richmond, Sampson, Scotland, Stanly, Vance,
wake, Warren, Wayne, and Wilson.

* Through Thursday evening

* rain will increase in coverage and intensity tonight, then
continue through much of Thursday. Rain will become heavy at
times, with storm total amounts of one to two inches through
Thursday.

* This heavy rain falling on already-saturated ground will runoff
quickly. Streams, creeks, lakes, and rivers were already
running high or are already in flood. This rain event will
create additional flooding or exacerbate the flooding already
ongoing.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts. Monitor later forecasts and be alert for
possible flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding
should be prepared to take action should flooding develop.



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