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
941 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  BURKE COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  CALDWELL COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN AVERY COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1230 AM EDT

* AT 939 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  SLOW MOVING THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA. RADAR HAD ESTIMATED POCKETS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN
  HAD ALREADY FALLEN ALONG THE HIGHWAY 18/64 CORRIDOR AND WEST TO
  THE BLUE RIDGE ESCARPMENT. ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAIN WILL FALL ACROSS
  THE WARNED AREA THROUGH LATE EVENING.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  LENOIR...MORGANTON...CEDAR ROCK...COLLETTSVILLE...CONNELLY
  SPRINGS...GAMEWELL...GLOBE...HUDSON...JONAS RIDGE...LAKE
  RHODHISS...PATTERSON...RUTHERFORD COLLEGE...SALEM AND VALDESE.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3606 8139 3560 8151 3556 8154 3557 8160
      3556 8165 3558 8171 3561 8172 3561 8175
      3559 8178 3582 8193 3589 8191 3596 8194
      3612 8179 3613 8155

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