Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
808 PM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014

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CLEVELAND NC-GASTON NC-LINCOLN NC-
808 PM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
  LINCOLN COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHERN CLEVELAND COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHWESTERN GASTON COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT

* AT 805 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED 1 TO 2 INCHES OF RAIN...WITH ISOLATED 3 INCHES...
  ESPECIALLY FROM CASAR TO BELWOOD TO JUST WEST OF LINCOLNTON. IF
  THE STORMS MOVE VERY LITTLE IN THE NEXT HOUR...ANOTHER INCH OF
  RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE. HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED TO DRIFT INTO THE
  NORTHWEST PART OF GASTON COUNTY NORTH CAROLINA AS WELL.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE...LINCOLNTON...BOGER CITY...CASAR...CHERRYVILLE...IRON
  STATION...LAWNDALE...POLKVILLE AND VALE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3540 8105 3530 8170 3555 8169 3557 8136
      3556 8136 3556 8118 3555 8116

$$
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