Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
426 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

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Caldwell NC-Burke NC-
426 AM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Northwest Caldwell County in western North Carolina...
  Southwest Burke County in western North Carolina...

* Until 1015 AM EDT

* At 421 AM EDT, gauge reports indicated that Johns River near
  Arneys Store had risen out of its banks due to rainfall late
  Tuesday night. The gauge had not yet crested. Low lying portions
  of Johns River Road, as far upstream as the intersection of Wilson
  Creek and the Johns River, may be flooded. Other nearby roads,
  including Adako Road, Coffey Road, and Playmore Beach road, might
  also be flooded.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Collettsville.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Heavy rainfall has caused appreciable rises on small creeks and
streams, possibly flooding low water crossings and farmland.
Remember, do not attempt to travel across flooded roads.

Please report flood water flowing over roads or threatening property,
or landslides to the National Weather Service 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 3592 8167 3585 8170 3578 8165 3578 8168
      3580 8171 3587 8177 3591 8178 3597 8173

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