Last Updated on November 11, 2022 9:55 am
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
- 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.
Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.