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City of Thomasville, NC
Friday June 7th, 2019 :: 10:42 p.m. EDT

Advisory

Flash Flood Warning until 02:45AM Saturday

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for... Southeastern Forsyth County in central North Carolina... Northeastern Davidson County in central North Carolina... Northwestern Randolph County in central North Carolina... Guilford County in central North Carolina...

* Until 245 AM EDT

* At 1039 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated a thunderstorm producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to three inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Greensboro, High Point, Lexington, Thomasville, McLeansville, Archdale, Trinity, Pleasant Garden, Jamestown and Forest Oaks. Additional rainfall amounts of one to three inches are possible in the warned area.

* AFFECTED AREAS: DAVIDSON, NC ... FORSYTH, NC ... GUILFORD, NC ... RANDOLPH, NC

Instructions:

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Excessive runoff from the heavy rain will cause flash flooding of creeks and streams, roads, low lying and poor drainage areas. Do not drive your vehicle into areas where water covers the road. Many roads and intersections in the area will quickly flood. When encountering flooded roads, turn around, don't drown.

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Address/Location
City of Thomasville, NC
10 Salem St
Thomasville, NC 27360

Contact
Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 336-475-4210

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Alert Details

Severity:
Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Urgency:
Immediate - Responsive action SHOULD be taken immediately
Certainty:
Likely (p > ~50%)
Category:
Meteorological (inc. flood)
Event:
Flash Flood Warning

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