Areal Flood Warning
Statement as of 09:48 PM EDT die 09o March, anno 2014
... A Flood Warning remains in effect until 1215 PM EDT Monday for
southeastern Chatham and northern Lee counties...
At 942 PM EDT... low lying flooding was occurring along the Deep River
on the border between Lee and Chatham counties. Most of the
flooding was northwest of Sanford... where plank Road was closed just
south of the bridge across the Deep River near the roads
intersection with Highway 421. In addition... r Jordan Road was
closed in the vicinity of Deep River park. The Deep River will
continue to slowly fall... but flooding will likely continue through
early Monday morning. This will affect morning commuters and local
school bus routes.
Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding. If flooding is observed act quickly. Move up to
higher ground to escape flood waters. Do not stay in areas subject to
flooding when water begins rising.
To report flooding... have the nearest law enforcement agency relay
your report to the National Weather Service forecast office.
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