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Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas. The water depth and road condition may be unsafe. Additional information is available at Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio... or your local radio and TV stations.

Please carefully read each posted Warning and Alert as it relates to the area(s) being affected. We provide a wider range of issued warnings for surrounding cities and counties, so some alerts may not directly impact this location. This is done to help with preparing for severe weather that may overlap or be heading towards Winston Salem.

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Flood Warning

Flood Warning issued July 22 at 9:52PM EDT by NWS Newport/Morehead City NC

...The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City NC has issued a Flood Warning for the following rivers in North Carolina... Green Mill Run At Green Mill Run in Greenville affecting Pitt County. * WHAT...Flooding is forecast. * WHERE...Green Mill Run in Greenville. * WHEN...From this evening until further notice. * IMPACTS...At 7.5 feet, Water likely covers portions of Charles Boulevard adjacent to the stream. The driveway for Bower Apartments becomes inundated with several feet of water, and is likely impassable. Water also spreads to portions of Ficklen Drive and Deck Street, and inundates portions of ECU College Hill parking lot. At 8.5 feet, Travel around the ECU campus becomes increasingly difficult with several main roads closed. Charles Boulevard is impassable near the stream, as well as the end of Ficklen Drive. Water may also cover portions of Evans Road and 14th street. Some structures along 10th Street are threatened. Water also reaches portions of nearby Lower Minges parking lot, and the ECU College Hill parking lot is inundated by several feet of water. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 9:40 PM EDT Monday the stage was 7.2 feet. - The stream levels are rising rapidly. - Forecast...Minor flooding is expected to occur shortly. Stream level may continue to rise to Moderate Flood Stage levels overnight. - Flood stage is 7.5 feet. -

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Pitt, NC

Beach Hazards Statement

Beach Hazards Statement issued July 22 at 7:50PM EDT until July 23 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Newport/Morehead City NC

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents. * WHERE...The beaches from Cape Hatteras to Cape Lookout. * WHEN...Through Tuesday evening. * IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away from shore into deeper water. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The most likely time for strong rip currents to occur is a couple hours either side of low tide, which will occur around 3 pm tomorrow.

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East Carteret; Ocracoke Island; Hatteras Island


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