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Areal Flood Advisory:

Issued at: 6:02 am EDT on April 19, 2014, expires at: 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

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