Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
212 AM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

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UNION NC-
212 AM EDT TUE JUL 28 2015

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 245 AM EDT FOR
UNION COUNTY...

AT 207 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT THE HEAVY RAINFALL HAD
LARGELY DISSIPATED ACROSS UNION COUNTY NORTH CAROLINA.
HOWEVER...SEVERAL REPORTS OF FLOODED ROADWAYS HAVE EMERGED ACROSS
UNION COUNTY THIS MORNING AND HIGH WATER CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY TO
LINGER IN A FEW SPOTS UNTIL 245 AM EDT.

FLASH FLOODING HAS BEEN REPORTED ALONG PLYLER ROAD...STACK
ROAD...AND MACEDONIA CHURCH ROAD BETWEEN TRINITY AND MONROE...MAINLY
ALONG LITTLE RICHARDSON CREEK. HIGH WATER CONDITIONS ARE ALSO LIKELY
ALONG WATSON CREEK...CANE CREEK...AND CROOKED CREEK FROM MONROE TO
NEW SALEM TO NEAR FAIRVIEW.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

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
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 3497 8031 3481 8038 3482 8076 3518 8050
      3518 8048 3517 8047 3516 8044 3517 8042
      3516 8041 3518 8037 3517 8036 3518 8031
      3519 8030 3519 8028

$$

HG



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