Oxford, NC

10:17 PM EDT on April 24, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Henderson-Oxford | | Change Station

Elev 528 ft 36.37 °N, 78.53 °W | Updated 22 minutes ago

Light Rain
Light Rain
54 °F
Feels Like 54 °F
N
12
Wind Variable Wind from NE
Gusts 23 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.77 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 500 ft
Dew Point 53 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:28 AM 7:56 PM
Waning Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KHNZ 250155Z AUTO 04010G20KT 5SM -RA OVC005 12/12 A2977 RMK AO2 T01240119
Pressure 29.77 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 500 ft
Dew Point 53 °F
Humidity 97%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:28 AM 7:56 PM
Waning Crescent, 3% visible
METAR KHNZ 250155Z AUTO 04010G20KT 5SM -RA OVC005 12/12 A2977 RMK AO2 T01240119

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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 9:50 PM EDT Apr. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Flood Warning for...
Person County in central North Carolina...
southern Vance County in central North Carolina...
Nash County in central North Carolina...
Edgecombe County in central North Carolina...
Granville County in central North Carolina...
Wilson County in central North Carolina...
northwestern Durham County in central North Carolina...
Franklin County in central North Carolina...

* until 645 am EDT Tuesday

* at 947 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated bands of moderate rainfall
moving east-to-west across the northern coastal plain and far
northeast Piedmont. Between two and three inches of rain has
fallen since Sunday afternoon. Additional rainfall amounts of one
to possibly as high as three inches are possible through 4 am EDT.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


Lat... Lon 3629 7829 3627 7831 3618 7792 3614 7789
      3615 7781 3606 7754 3585 7735 3557 7782
      3560 7810 3593 7835 3608 7869 3611 7897
      3623 7893 3624 7915 3654 7914


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Areal Flood Advisory, Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 8:07 PM EDT Apr. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* flood advisory for...
Person County in central North Carolina...
Nash County in central North Carolina...
southern Edgecombe County in central North Carolina...
Granville County in central North Carolina...
Wilson County in central North Carolina...
Franklin County in central North Carolina...

* until 200 am EDT

* at 801 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated areas of moderate to
locally heavy rain moving east-to-west across sections of the
northern coastal plain and northweast Piedmont. This additional
rainfall will cause minor flooding in the advisory area. One to
two inches of rain has fallen since early this morning. Another
one to two inches may fall through midnight.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Stay away or be swept away. River banks and culverts can become
unstable and unsafe.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of floods and flash floods. If flash flooding is observed act
quickly. Move up to higher ground to escape flood waters. Do not stay
in areas subject to flooding when water begins rising.

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.


Lat... Lon 3642 7866 3618 7850 3618 7841 3612 7807
      3586 7735 3557 7782 3560 7811 3571 7816
      3575 7823 3587 7828 3593 7835 3607 7867
      3609 7878 3624 7880 3624 7915 3654 7913


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352 PM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of central North Carolina, including the following
areas, 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 Tuesday morning.

* Widespread rain will continue over central North Carolina
through tonight. Rainfall amounts since last night of 1 to 3
inches have been common, and additional rainfall of one and a
half to 3 inches of rain is expected through tonight, with
locally higher amounts possible.

* Flooding of creeks and drainage ditches can be expected. Water
levels in main Stem rivers will continue to rise through
tonight, particularly the Yadkin, haw, Neuse, tar, and Cape
Fear.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Monitor NOAA Weather Radio or your local media outlet for the
latest forecasts and warnings. Residents in flood prone areas
should prepare for the possibility of flooding today into
tonight.




Special Statement
Issued: 6:08 PM EDT Apr. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Downed trees and powerlines possible tonight...

Persistent rain has saturated the ground, making it quite soggy.
Meanwhile, brisk northeast winds are probable tonight as an area
of low pressure moves northward over eastern North Carolina. Wind
gusts 20 to 25 mph are possible. These winds can easily topple
trees with shallow or weakened roots due to the soggy soil. Some
of these trees may fall on powerlines, resulting in sporadic
power outages.

The winds and the rain are expected to subside close to daybreak
Tuesday.




608 PM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

... Downed trees and powerlines possible tonight...

Persistent rain has saturated the ground, making it quite soggy.
Meanwhile, brisk northeast winds are probable tonight as an area
of low pressure moves northward over eastern North Carolina. Wind
gusts 20 to 25 mph are possible. These winds can easily topple
trees with shallow or weakened roots due to the soggy soil. Some
of these trees may fall on powerlines, resulting in sporadic
power outages.

The winds and the rain are expected to subside close to daybreak
Tuesday.