Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
855 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

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CATAWBA NC-IREDELL NC-ALEXANDER NC-
855 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL CATAWBA COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
  WEST CENTRAL IREDELL COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN ALEXANDER COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1100 PM EDT

* AT 854 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  STATESVILLE...NEWTON...CONOVER...TROUTMAN...STONY POINT...
  CLAREMONT...CATAWBA...LOOKOUT SHOALS LAKE...OXFORD AND BANDYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3592 8087 3568 8087 3560 8126 3584 8125

$$

CDG


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