RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN) — Severe thunderstorm warnings and a flash flood warning were issued Friday evening for areas of central North Carolina.
The flash flood warning was issued at 6:24 p.m. for southern Durham County until 9:30 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.
The weather service said up to three inches of rain had fallen and up to two more inches of rain are possible in the warning area.
“Flash flooding is ongoing or expected to begin shortly,” the warning said.
Areas impacted include Durham, Chapel Hill, Bethesda, Parkwood, Research Triangle, Rollingview Marina, Falls Lake and Jordan Lake.
A severe thunderstorm warning for parts of Wake and Johnston counties was allowed to expire at 7:15 p.m.