Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WGUS82 KGSP 151511
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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1111 AM EDT WED OCT 15 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS
IN NORTH CAROLINA...


  FRENCH BROAD RIVER AT BLANTYRE AFFECTING HENDERSON AND TRANSYLVANIA
  COUNTIES.

.RUNOFF FROM PREVIOUS HEAVY RAIN WILL RESULT IN THE RIVER  REMAINING
ABOVE FLOOD STAGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE LATEST STAGES AND FORECASTS FOR RIVERS CAN BE FOUND ON OUR WEB
PAGE AT HTTP://WATER.WEATHER.GOV/AHPS2/INDEX.PHP?WFO=GSP

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER...FLOODING AND 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.

&&

NCC089-175-161200-
/O.EXT.KGSP.FL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-141016T1200Z/
/BLAN7.1.ER.141015T1622Z.141015T1800Z.141016T0000Z.NO/
1111 AM EDT WED OCT 15 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE FRENCH BROAD RIVER AT BLANTYRE
* UNTIL THURSDAY MORNING
* AT 1045 AM WEDNESDAY THE STAGE WAS...15.9 FEET
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST
* FLOOD STAGE IS 16.0 FEET
* FORECAST...WATER LEVELS WILL GRADUALLY RISE TO 16.1 FEET BY EARLY
  THIS AFTERNOON. THE RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE EARLY THURSDAY
  MORNING.
* IMPACT...AT 16.0 FEET...FLOOD STAGE IS REACHED...FARMFIELDS IN LOW
  LYING AREAS AND A LOCAL TREE FARM AND GREENHOUSE NEAR GROVE BRIDGE
  ROAD WILL BE FLOODED.  PARTS OF PLEASANT GROVE ROAD WILL BE COVERED
  WITH 6 INCHES OF WATER MAINLY ON TALLY ROAD AND NEAR CREEKS EDGE
  DRIVE.

&&

LAT...LON 3538 8257 3537 8250 3529 8254 3521 8267
      3526 8274 3534 8261

$$




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