Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WGUS82 KGSP 142144
FLSGSP

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
544 PM EDT FRI JUL 14 2017

NCC023-027-142345-
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Caldwell NC-Burke NC-
544 PM EDT FRI JUL 14 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Southwestern Caldwell County in western North Carolina...
  Northwestern Burke County in western North Carolina...

* Until 745 PM EDT

* At 539 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This may cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
  Up to 2.50 inches of rain has fallen in localized areas over the
  past 90 minutes.  An additional inch of rain is possible over
  the next 30-60 minutes.

* Some locations that may experience flooding include...
  Gamewell, Table Rock and Collettsville.

* The following streams are currently experiencing rapid rises which
  may result of minor flooding: Celia Creek, Husband Creek, Bristol
  Creek, Warrior Fork, Irish Creek, Russell Creek, Roses Creek,
  Johns River, and Simpson Creek.

* The following roadways and landmarks may be impacted:
  .Secondary Roads near Celia Creek
  .Fish Hatchery Rd near Irish Creek

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Heavy rainfall will cause rapid rises on small creeks and streams,
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.

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LAT...LON 3591 8185 3587 8179 3588 8172 3592 8165
      3586 8158 3583 8163 3581 8170 3579 8183
      3582 8189 3589 8189

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JMP



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