COPY-Flash floods strands interstate motorists

GREENSBORO, NC (NEWS 14 CAROLINA/CNN) - More severe weather in the eastern U.S. caused flash flooding and stranded motorists Monday evening.

Flood waters forced drivers to abandon up to 30 cars on an interstate in Greensboro, NC.

The National Weather Service said about five inches of rain fell on Greensboro Monday night.

Authorities urged everyone to stay off the roadways.

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