Flash Flood Watch Issued For Wayne County
The National Weather Service in Raleigh has expanded the
* Flash Flood Watch to include a portion of central North
Carolina, including the following areas, Durham, Johnston,
Orange, Person, Sampson, Wake, and Wayne.
* Through Thursday evening
* Multiple rounds of moderate to heavy rain will result in
additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches, with locally
higher amounts around 4 inches possible over the western
* Rapid rises on creeks and streams, as well as flooding of low-
level areas, may occur, especially in urban areas.
A flash flood watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.
Monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should
flash flood warnings be issued.