Weather Alerts for Coastal NC

Issued by the National Weather Service

Flash Flood Watch  FLASH FLOOD WATCH   Flash Flood Watch
COASTAL NC

Areas Affected:
Bladen - Coastal Brunswick - Coastal New Hanover - Coastal Pender - Columbus - Inland Brunswick - Inland New Hanover - Inland Pender
Effective: Tue, 8/3 3:29pm Updated: Tue, 8/3 7:37pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 8/4 11:00am Severity:  Severe  Certainty: Possible

 
Details:
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...
The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for
* Portions of southeast North Carolina and northeast South
Carolina, including the following areas, in southeast North
Carolina, Bladen, Coastal Brunswick, Coastal New Hanover,
Coastal Pender, Columbus, Inland Brunswick, Inland New
Hanover, and Inland Pender. In northeast South Carolina,
Central Horry, Coastal Georgetown, Coastal Horry, Inland
Georgetown, Northern Horry, and Williamsburg.
* Through Wednesday morning.
* A wave of low pressure will move up along a stalled front over
the Carolina coast bringing periods of torrential rain in
showers and thunderstorms this evening through Wednesday morning.
Expect rainfall totals of 2 to 4 inches mainly east of I-95
with localized greater amounts, especially closer to the coast.

Information:
A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. You should closely monitor this potentially
dangerous weather situation. Be prepared to take action should
Flash Flood Warnings be issued for your area, and never drive
through flooded roadways.