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
1003 AM EDT MON JUL 21 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EASTERN GASTON COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHEASTERN YORK COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHWESTERN MECKLENBURG COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH
  CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 100 PM EDT

* AT 1001 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. RADAR RAINFALL ESTIMATES THAT AS MUCH AS 3 INCHES
  OF RAIN HAD FALLEN THIS MORNING ACROSS NORTHEAST YORK COUNTY
  AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS THIS
  AREA AND MOVE NORTH ACROSS EASTERN GASTON AND WESTERN MECKLENBURG
  COUNTIES.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  GASTONIA...YORK...BELMONT...CAROWINDS...CATAWBA STATION...CLOVER...
  CRAMERTON...DALLAS...FORT MILL...LAKE WYLIE...LOWELL...MOUNT
  HOLLY...MOUNTAIN ISLAND LAKE...NEWPORT...PAW CREEK...SOUTH
  GASTONIA...STANLEY...STEELE CREEK AND TEGA CAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING.
IF YOU ARE IN THE WARNING AREA MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND IMMEDIATELY.
RESIDENTS LIVING ALONG STREAMS AND CREEKS SHOULD TAKE IMMEDIATE
PRECAUTIONS TO PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATERS OR WATERS OF UNKNOWN DEPTH BY FOOT OR BY
AUTOMOBILE.

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 3498 8124 3541 8125 3540 8096 3524 8090
      3509 8091 3496 8087

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