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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Wakefield, Va
1037 AM EST Mon Nov 19 2018

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in
Virginia...

  Appomattox River At Mattoax affecting Amelia...Chesterfield and
  Powhatan Counties

  Nottoway River At Sebrell affecting Southampton County


For the Appomattox Basin...including Mattoax...Minor flooding is
occurring and is expected to continue.For the Chowan Basin...
including Sebrell...Minor flooding is occurring and is expected to
continue.

VAC007-041-145-200337-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.FL.W.0057.000000T0000Z-181120T0700Z/
/MTXV2.1.ER.181116T1805Z.181117T1915Z.181120T0100Z.NO/
1037 AM EST Mon Nov 19 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Appomattox River At Mattoax
* until late tonight...or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 09:30 AM Monday the stage was 21.6 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 21.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  this evening.
* At 21.0 feet...Agricultural and pasture land flooded.
This river level is comparable to a previous crest of 22.3 feet on
Sep 18 2018.

&&

LAT...LON  3721 7776 3743 7802 3742 7814 3751 7812
      3752 7791 3733 7767

$$

Flood Warning
National Weather Service Raleigh NC
651 AM EST MON NOV 19 2018

NCC037-063-201245-
/O.EXT.KRAH.FA.W.0017.000000T0000Z-181120T1245Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Chatham NC-Durham NC-
651 AM EST MON NOV 19 2018

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has extended the

* Flood Warning for Small Streams in...
  Northeastern Chatham County in central North Carolina...
  Southwestern Durham County in central North Carolina...

* Until 745 AM EST Tuesday

* At 651 AM EST, local law enforcement officials reported that
  flooding along New Hope Creek has flooded sections of Stagecoach
  Road in southern Durham County.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  southern Durham and areas north of Lake Jordan.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

In hilly terrain there are hundreds of low water crossings which are
potentially dangerous in heavy rain. Do not attempt to cross flooded
roads. Find an alternate route.

&&

LAT...LON 3590 7893 3585 7892 3581 7893 3579 7896
      3579 7903 3590 7901 3591 7896

$$

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