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Radar valid at 700 pm EDT, Oct 11th 2018

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NCZ087-096-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-112230-
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Robeson-Bladen-Marlboro-Darlington-Dillon-Florence-Marion-
Including the cities of Lumberton, Elizabethtown, Bladenboro,
Bennettsville, McColl, Hartsville, Darlington, North Hartsville,
Dillon, Florence, Marion, and Mullins
1018 AM EDT Thu Oct 11 2018

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

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 and Robeson. In northeast South Carolina,
Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, and Marlboro.

* Until 7 PM EDT this evening

* Potential heavy rainfall from Tropical Storm Michael

* Michael is expected to produce heavy rainfall across the area as
the storm lifts northeast across the Carolinas the this evening.
Additional rainfall of 1 to 3 inches with locally higher amounts
is possible through this evening. In addition, the ground
remains saturated in many areas from the significant rainfall
received from Florence last month.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. You should monitor later forecasts and be
prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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