Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1046 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

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GASTON NC-LINCOLN NC-MECKLENBURG NC-
1046 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
  EASTERN LINCOLN COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHEASTERN GASTON COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHERN MECKLENBURG COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 100 AM EDT

* AT 1045 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 HAS FALLEN IN THE LAST HOUR
  AND A HALF WITH AN ADDITONAL INCH POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT HOUR.

* 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...UNC CHARLOTTE...CORNELIUS...DAVIDSON...DENVER...HIDDEN
  VALLEY...HUNTERSVILLE...LAKE NORMAN...LOWESVILLE...MCGUIRE
  STATION...MOUNT HOLLY...MOUNTAIN ISLAND LAKE...NORTHLAKE MALL AND
  STANLEY.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER...FLOODING...LANDSLIDES OR OTHER SEVERE
WEATHER 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 3528 8113 3555 8113 3555 8096 3553 8094
      3550 8096 3549 8095 3552 8090 3550 8079
      3542 8075 3540 8077 3535 8069 3527 8067

$$

CDG






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