Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
1129 PM EDT MON AUG 14 2017

Mecklenburg NC-Union NC-
1129 PM EDT MON AUG 14 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Southeastern Mecklenburg County in the Piedmont of North
  Northwestern Union County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...

* Until 130 AM EDT

* At 1126 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
  the advisory area. Up to two inches of rain have fallen since 10
  PM. Additional rainfall amounts of up to an inch appear likely in
  the advisory area through 1230 AM.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  South Charlotte, East Charlotte, Matthews, Mint Hill, Stallings,
  Hemby Bridge, The Arboretum, Fairview In Union County, Southpark
  Mall and Indian Trail. Rapid stream rises will be noted on Duck
  Creek, Goose Creek, and other creeks and small tributaries near
  the Mecklenburg and Union County line.


Heavy rainfall will cause ponding of water in urban areas, streets
and underpasses, as well as other poor drainage areas and low lying
spots. Rapid rises on small creeks and streams will also occur,
possibly flooding low water crossings and farmland. Do not attempt to
travel across flooded roads. Turn around, dont drown.

Please report flood water flowing over roads or threatening property,
or landslides to the National Weather Service 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 3516 8046 3504 8078 3517 8084 3523 8073
      3523 8059



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