Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
649 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

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ALEXANDER NC-
649 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 830 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHWESTERN ALEXANDER COUNTY...

AT 645 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS HAD MOVED AWAY
FROM ALEXANDER COUNTY. LIGHT RAIN WILL CONTINUE TO FALL ACROSS THE
REGION THROUGH 730 PM. AS MUCH AS THREE TO FOUR INCHES OF RAIN WERE
ESTIMATED ACROSS THE SOUTHWESTERN CORNER OF THE COUNTY NEAR
BETHLEHEM. HIGH WATER SHOULD BE EXPECTED ALONG ROCK CREEK AND ITS
TRIBUTARIES.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
BETHLEHEM...LITTLE RIVER IN ALEXANDER COUNTY...AND MILLERSVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE
WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER
CAN CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATER FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING
PROPERTY...OR LANDSLIDES TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE
SPARTANBURG BY CALLING TOLL FREE...1...800...2 6 7...8 1 0 1...OR BY
POSTING ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET IT USING HASHTAG NWSGSP. YOUR
MESSAGE SHOULD DESCRIBE THE EVENT AND THE SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT
OCCURRED.

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LAT...LON 3591 8121 3582 8119 3582 8120 3581 8123
      3582 8125 3581 8126 3581 8128 3580 8130
      3580 8133 3589 8133 3592 8128

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