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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
834 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

NCC141-080215-
/O.CON.KILM.FF.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160208T0215Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
PENDER NC-
834 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 915 PM EST FOR
EASTERN PENDER COUNTY...

AT 820 PM EST...ALTHOUGH HEAVY RAIN HAS WEAKENED IN THE WARNING AREA
LIGHT TO MODERATE RAIN IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE FOR THE NEXT HOUR.
ANY ADDITIONAL RAIN ON TOP OF THE 3 TO 6 INCHES THAT HAS FALLEN
ACROSS THE AREA WILL EXACERBATE ANY ONGOING FLOODING AND MAY LEAD TO
ADDITIONAL FLOODING.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
SURFCITY...HAMPSTEAD...TOPSAIL BEACH...SCOTTS HILL...WOODSIDE...
TOPSAIL...EDGECOMB...MAPLE HILL...WHITE STOCKING AND ROCKY POINT.

THIS INCLUDES INTERSTATE 40 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 408 AND 413.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

PLEASE REPORT FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON
AT 800 - 697 - 3901...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3434 7766 3429 7772 3435 7780 3437 7782
      3438 7781 3439 7782 3438 7786 3436 7789
      3437 7790 3472 7781 3472 7768 3448 7758
      3447 7757 3446 7754 3444 7752

$$

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