Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
911 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

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CALDWELL NC-BURKE NC-
911 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
  BURKE COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  CALDWELL COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT

* AT 910 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED THAT LOCALIZED AMOUNTS OF 2 INCHES HAD FALLEN...AND
  PERIODS OF HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE THROUGH LATE EVENING.

* 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...LENOIR...MORGANTON...CEDAR ROCK...COLLETTSVILLE...
  CONNELLY SPRINGS...GAMEWELL...GLOBE...HUDSON...LAKE RHODHISS...
  PATTERSON...RUTHERFORD COLLEGE...SALEM AND VALDESE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
BRIDGES...DIPS...OR OTHER LOW SPOTS IF WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.
NEVER TRY TO CROSS A FLOWING STREAM...EVEN A SMALL ONE...ON FOOT OR
IN A VEHICLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3608 8142 3606 8139 3579 8144 3556 8167
      3561 8175 3558 8182 3571 8187 3581 8199
      3585 8192 3589 8191 3593 8192 3599 8188
      3596 8181 3607 8173 3611 8180 3613 8154

$$

CSH





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