Storm could bring high winds, rain to Robeson

By: Staff Report

LUMBERTON — Robeson County is under a flash flood watch beginning at 2 p.m. today as a tropical storm that has formed off the Georgia coast threatens to bring significant amounts of rain to the area tonight and into Tuesday and throughout the week.

A tropical storm watch was issued Sunday evening for North Carolina as the storm is expected to move through the area over the coming days. The flood watch ends on Tuesdaay at 11 a.m.

The system could bring wind gusts up to 50 mph and dump 2 to 4 inches of rain over the region.

Staff Report