Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
742 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the FRENCH BROAD RIVER
in North Carolina...

  ...At BLANTYRE affecting Henderson and Transylvania Counties.

The river is nearing crest...however...runoff from recent heavy
rains will result in the river remaining above flood stage through
Saturday morning.

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 impacts from the ongoing river flooding...including
road closures...water over roadways...flooding of homes...
businesses...or other structures to the National Weather Service
Greenville-Spartanburg by calling toll free...1...8 0 0...2 6 7...
8 1 0 1. Please provide specific information in your message...
including any nearby intersections or other landmarks. Your report
will help us improve our flood stages and impact statements for
future warnings.

&&

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/BLAN7.1.ER.160203T2055Z.160205T0600Z.160206T1525Z.NO/
742 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
 The FRENCH BROAD RIVER at BLANTYRE
* Until Saturday evening
* At 1915 PM Thursday the stage was...18.6 feet and nearing crest.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast
  through Saturday morning.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet
* Impact...At 18.0 feet...Minor Flooding of the French Broad River
  will continue. The river will overtop the railroad tracks near
  Fodderstack Mountain Road and River Ridge Road. Flooding of most of
  areas between the river and the railroad tracks will continue.

&&

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

$$

JMP


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