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Flood Warning for Watauga – Friday November 11, 2022

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Last Updated on November 11, 2022 9:55 am

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Watauga NC-
951 AM EST Fri Nov 11 2022

…FLOOD WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS AFTERNOON…

  • WHAT…Small stream flooding caused by excessive rainfall is
    expected.
  • WHERE…A portion of northwest North Carolina, including the
    following county, Watauga.
  • WHEN…Until 400 PM EST Friday.
  • IMPACTS…Flooding of rivers, creeks, streams, and other low-lying
    and flood-prone locations is imminent due to excess runoff from
    continuous light to moderate rainfall through the morning. This
    includes the Watauga River. Low-water crossings are inundated with
    water and may not be passable.
  • ADDITIONAL DETAILS…
  • At 947 AM EST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
    thunderstorms. Flooding is ongoing or expected to begin
    shortly in the warned area.
  • Some locations that will experience flooding include…
    Beech Mountain, Sugar Grove, Foscoe, Seven Devils, Valle
    Crucis, Rominger and Lovill.
  • http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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

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