Chicago Weather

Severe Weather

Current Watches and Warnings

More Maps

North Carolina, Chowan

Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 2:43 PM EDT on May 21, 2018

Expires 5:45 PM EDT on May 21, 2018


The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* flood advisory for...
northwestern Perquimans County in northeastern North Carolina...
central Hertford County in northeastern North Carolina...
central Gates County in northeastern North Carolina...
northwestern Chowan County in northeastern North Carolina...

* until 545 PM EDT

* at 241 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to nearly
stationary thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the
advisory area.
1 to 2 inches of rain has already fallen across portions of the
advisory area thus far.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Ahoskie, Murfreesboro, Gatesville, Ryland, Chowan University,
Winton, Cofield, Harrellsville, Roduco, Hobbsville, Union, Tunis,
Gliden, Menola, Chowan Beach, Mapleton, Buckland, Carter,
Bartonsville and Brantleys Grove.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3641 7657 3633 7654 3627 7656 3626 7672
      3630 7701 3634 7715 3645 7710 3649 7699
      3650 7687 3646 7670


Butner


Special Statement

Statement as of 2:09 PM EDT on May 21, 2018

Expires 3:15 PM EDT on May 21, 2018


... An area of thunderstorms with heavy rain will affect southern
Camden... Pasquotank... Perquimans... central gates and northwestern
Chowan counties...

At 208 PM EDT, thunderstorms with heavy rain were located over
Chapanoke, or near Winfall, moving northeast at 10 mph.

Rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches are possible with these storms.

Locations impacted include...
Elizabeth City, Camden, Hertford, Winfall, Gatesville, Elizabeth City
State University, Sunbury, Ryland, Weeksville, South Mills,
Chapanoke, Tyner, Nixonton, Hobbsville, Shiloh, Belvidere,
Indiantown, Morgans Corner, Burgess and Old Trap.

Motorists should use extra caution in the vicinity of this storm. Be
prepared for rapid changes in weather and Road conditions. Heavy rain
could cause ponding of water on roads... and possible minor flooding
of ditches and poor drainage areas.

Lat... Lon 3624 7667 3627 7670 3630 7670 3636 7678
      3636 7679 3641 7680 3646 7673 3647 7651
      3645 7631 3640 7615 3636 7611 3636 7604
      3630 7596 3626 7596 3627 7595 3623 7593
      3618 7600 3616 7600 3613 7618 3613 7645
time... Mot... loc 1808z 221deg 7kt 3627 7643


Butner

Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 2:43 PM EDT on May 21, 2018

Expires 5:45 PM EDT on May 21, 2018


The National Weather Service in Wakefield has issued a

* flood advisory for...
northwestern Perquimans County in northeastern North Carolina...
central Hertford County in northeastern North Carolina...
central Gates County in northeastern North Carolina...
northwestern Chowan County in northeastern North Carolina...

* until 545 PM EDT

* at 241 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to nearly
stationary thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the
advisory area.
1 to 2 inches of rain has already fallen across portions of the
advisory area thus far.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Ahoskie, Murfreesboro, Gatesville, Ryland, Chowan University,
Winton, Cofield, Harrellsville, Roduco, Hobbsville, Union, Tunis,
Gliden, Menola, Chowan Beach, Mapleton, Buckland, Carter,
Bartonsville and Brantleys Grove.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3641 7657 3633 7654 3627 7656 3626 7672
      3630 7701 3634 7715 3645 7710 3649 7699
      3650 7687 3646 7670


Butner


Weather Severe Map
Alaska -
Arizona - Fire Weather Warning
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Special Statement
District of Columbia - Coastal Flood Advisory
Florida - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Special Statement
Hawaii - Special Statement
Idaho - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Areal Flood Warning
Kentucky - Areal Flood Advisory
Louisiana -
Maine - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement, Special Statement
Maryland - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory
Montana - Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch
Nebraska - Flood Warning
Nevada -
New Hampshire - Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement, Special Statement
New Mexico - Severe Thunderstorm Warning
North Carolina - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning
Ohio - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Oregon - Flood Warning
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement , Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Special Statement
Virginia - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Washington - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Wyoming - Special Statement

More From CBS Chicago

News Via Email
Podcast Network
Free Weather App!

Listen Live