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Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 6:02 AM EDT on April 19, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on April 19, 2014


The National Weather Service in Wilmington NC has issued a

* Flood Advisory for minor flooding of poor drainage areas in...

eastern Brunswick County in southeast North Carolina
New Hanover County in southeast North Carolina
Pender County in southeast North Carolina

* until 800 am EDT

* at 602 am EDT National Weather Service Doppler radar continued to
show widespread rain with embedded heavier downpours across the
entire Cape Fear area. The steadiest and heaviest of rain is
expected to slowly shift away from the area through sunrise.

* Locations in the advisory include but are not limited to
Atkinson... Burgaw... St. Helena... Watha... Carolina Beach... Kure
Beach... Wilmington... Bald Head Island... Belville... Bolivia...
Caswell Beach... Leland... Navassa... Sandy Creek... Varnamtown and
Yaupon Beach.

Additional rainfall amounts of one-half to one and one-half inches
of rain are expected. This rain will be falling on saturated soil
given much of the area has received around 2 inches of rainfall
since Friday.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Heavy rainfall will cause flooding at poor drainage locations.
Ponding of water can be expected at low spots at intersections...
streets... and underpasses. Other low-lying areas like retention ponds
and drainage ditches will become flooded and should be avoided. Do
not drive through flooded areas since your vehicle may stall and you
may become stranded.


Please report any flooding to the National Weather Service in
Wilmington NC... toll free at 800-697-3901... when you can do so
safely.

Lat... Lon 3444 7751 3432 7769 3419 7781 3400 7790
      3385 7796 3390 7808 3391 7825 3435 7816
      3444 7820 3446 7818 3449 7823 3453 7824
      3467 7817 3473 7811 3473 7768 3448 7757



Record Report

Statement as of 4:40 AM EDT on April 19, 2014


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Florence SC...

A record daily rainfall of 0.99 inch(es) was set at Florence SC
yesterday. This breaks the old record of 0.72 inches set in 1969.



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