Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
641 PM EDT THU JUL 23 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHEASTERN UNION COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTH CENTRAL CABARRUS COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 930 PM EDT

* AT 636 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO TWO TO THREE INCHES OF
  RAIN HAVE FALLEN SINCE 4 PM. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN
  SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  UNIONVILLE...LAKE PARK...FAIRVIEW IN UNION COUNTY...MIDLAND...HEMBY
  BRIDGE...INDIAN TRAIL...STALLINGS AND MT PLEASANT.

IN PARTICULAR...RAPID RISES ARE EXPECTED ON CROOKED CREEK...MEADOW
CREEK...STEWARTS CREEK...AND GOOSE CREEK IN NORTHERN UNION COUNTY.
THESE CREEKS AND THEIR TRIBUTARIES SHOULD OVERFLOW THEIR BANKS.
ALSO...FLOODING IS EXPECTED ALONG THE ROCKY RIVER AND ITS
TRIBUTARIES IN SOUTHERN CABARRUS COUNTY.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3507 8042 3499 8051 3505 8066 3519 8058
      3521 8055 3522 8057 3526 8057 3531 8051
      3534 8049 3532 8041 3519 8051 3518 8050
      3516 8044 3517 8042 3516 8041 3518 8037
      3517 8037

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