Flood Statement


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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
513 PM EST FRI DEC 14 2018
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New Hanover NC-Pender NC-Robeson NC-Bladen NC-Brunswick NC-
Columbus NC-Horry SC-
513 PM EST FRI DEC 14 2018
The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a
* Flood Advisory for...
  New Hanover County in southeastern North Carolina...
  Pender County in southeastern North Carolina...
  Robeson County in southeastern North Carolina...
  Bladen County in southeastern North Carolina...
  Brunswick County in southeastern North Carolina...
  Columbus County in southeastern North Carolina...
  Horry County in northeastern South Carolina...
* Until 815 PM EST.
* At 511 PM EST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause 
  minor flooding in the advisory area. Between one and two inches of 
  rain have already fallen.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Wilmington, Myrtle Beach, Lumberton, Conway, North Myrtle Beach,
  Leland, Oak Island, Carolina Beach, Whiteville, Burgaw, Surfside
  Beach, Shallotte, Elizabethtown, Sunset Beach, Red Springs,
  Wrightsville Beach, Kure Beach, Surf City, Holden Beach and Ocean
  Isle Beach.
Additional rainfall of 2 inches is expected over the area through 
tonight. This additional rain will result in minor flooding.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.
Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.
Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying
spots.
Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.
A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.
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LAT...LON 3417 7783 3384 7796 3391 7811 3390 7837
      3380 7872 3359 7899 3421 7915 3430 7907
      3441 7920 3466 7926 3486 7915 3495 7903
      3490 7894 3484 7890 3486 7850 3455 7825
      3472 7811 3472 7768 3448 7758 3444 7752
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MCK