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
434 AM EDT MON SEP 8 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  POLK COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 730 AM EDT

* AT 431 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
  AREA OF VERY HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. DOPPLER RADAR
  RAINFALL ESTIMATES AND AUTOMATED RAINGAGES SHOWED NEARLY 4 INCHES
  OF RAIN HAD FALLEN AROUND COLUMBUS TO MILL SPRING.

  EXPECT RAPID RISES ON LOCAL CREEKS SUCH AS BEAR...COVE...
  FORK...SKYULA AND VAUGHN CREEKS. FLOODING OF LOW LYING AREAS WILL
  BE LIKELY...ESPECIALLY ALONG SKYUKA...LYNN...MCCALL ROADS AND
  HOWARD STREET.

  FLOODING ALONG LITTLE WHITE OAK AND WHITE OAK
  CREEKS...ESPECIALLY ON JOHN SHEHANFOX MOUNT AND HUGH CHAMPION
  ROADS...AND PARTS OF NORTH CAROLINA HIGHWAY 9 WILL BE LIKELY.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLASH FLOODING TO
  OCCUR. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  COLUMBUS...LAKE ADGER AND TRYON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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LAT...LON 3531 8211 3519 8203 3520 8226 3526 8231
      3536 8223

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