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
745 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  HENDERSON COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 145 PM EST WEDNESDAY

* AT 740 AM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 1 AND 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN SINCE 530
  AM...WITH UPWARDS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES SINCE LAST NIGHT. AN ADDITIONAL
  1 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT FEW HOURS AS HEAVIER
  RAIN PUSHES INTO THE AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN
  SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  HENDERSONVILLE...BREVARD...MILLS RIVER...FLETCHER...FLAT ROCK...
  ETOWAH...MOUNTAIN HOME...LAUREL PARK...ROSMAN AND LOOKING GLASS.
  EXPECT RAPID RISES ON THE FRENCH BROAD RIVER AND ASSOCIATED
  TRIBUTARIES...INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO MUD CREEK...BAT FORT
  CREEK...THE LITTLE RIVER...AND THE DAVIDSON RIVER.

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 3547 8227 3539 8226 3529 8235 3518 8237
      3521 8239 3517 8244 3513 8268 3507 8275
      3509 8279 3503 8301 3505 8306 3513 8298
      3516 8300 3529 8292 3532 8283 3542 8274
      3542 8254 3547 8242 3546 8237 3550 8233

$$

TDP



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