Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
921 PM EDT THU JUL 3 2014

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MECKLENBURG NC-
921 PM EDT THU JUL 3 2014

...FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR CENTRAL MECKLENBURG
COUNTY UNTIL 1100 PM EDT...

AT 920 PM EDT...RUNOFF FROM EARLIER HEAVY RAIN IS CAUSING SEVERAL
CREEKS AND STREAMS TO CONTINUE RISING.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLASH FLOODING INCLUDE...CENTER
CITY CHARLOTTE...UNC CHARLOTTE...EASTLAND MALL...FREEDOM PARK...
HIDDEN VALLEY...I-77 AT I-85...I-85 AT FREEDOM DRIVE...MATTHEWS...
MCALPINE CREEK PARK...NORTHLAKE MALL...PAW CREEK...PINEVILLE...
SOUTHPARK MALL...STARMOUNT...STEELE CREEK...THE ARBORETUM AND THE
PLAZA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THE EARLIER STORMS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING
OF SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED...ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND. DO NOT
STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER...FLOODING...LANDSLIDES OR OTHER SEVERE
WEATHER 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.

&&

LAT...LON 3508 8071 3501 8084 3504 8089 3511 8094
      3509 8096 3511 8099 3536 8092 3535 8070
      3533 8068

$$

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