Flash Flood Watch
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1055 PM EDT MON OCT 13 2014

...PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN EXPECTED TUESDAY INTO TUESDAY NIGHT...

.A COLD FRONT WILL INTERACT WITH A VERY MOIST AND UNSTABLE AIR MASS
TO PRODUCE NUMEROUS TO WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS
THE MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA TUESDAY AND TUESDAY
NIGHT. THE CHANCES FOR LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING WILL INCREASE
THROUGHOUT THE DAY TUESDAY AND INTO TUESDAY NIGHT.

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SWAIN-GRAHAM-MACON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...CHEROKEE...BRYSON CITY...FRANKLIN
1055 PM EDT MON OCT 13 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT FROM 6 AM EDT TUESDAY THROUGH LATE
TUESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR A PORTION OF WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS...GRAHAM...MACON AND SWAIN.

* FROM 6 AM EDT TUESDAY THROUGH LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.

* A COLD FRONT WILL INTERACT WITH A VERY MOIST AND UNSTABLE AIR
  MASS TO PRODUCE NUMEROUS TO WIDESPREAD SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
  ACROSS THE MOUNTAINS OF SOUTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA TUESDAY AND
  TUESDAY NIGHT. STORM TOTAL RAINFALL OF 2 TO 4 INCHES ARE
  EXPECTED...ALTHOUGH LOCALLY HIGHER AMOUNTS WILL BE POSSIBLE IN
  AREAS THAT SEE MULTIPLE HEAVY THUNDERSTORMS. THE CHANCES FOR
  LOCALIZED FLASH FLOODING WILL INCREASE THROUGHOUT THE DAY
  TUESDAY AND INTO TUESDAY NIGHT.

* EXCESSIVE RAINFALL IN A SHORT AMOUNT OF TIME MAY RESULT IN RAPID
  RISES ON CREEKS AND SMALLER STREAMS...ESPECIALLY FROM TUESDAY
  MORNING THROUGH TUESDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

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