Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
535 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

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JACKSON NC-TRANSYLVANIA NC-OCONEE SC-PICKENS SC-
535 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN JACKSON COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHWESTERN TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTH CENTRAL OCONEE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHWESTERN PICKENS COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 830 PM EDT

* AT 534 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN FLOODING AND RAPID RISES ON
  SMALL STREAMS IN THE ADVISORY AREA. TWO TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN
  HAVE FALLEN OVER THE LAST HOUR AND A HALF.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROSMAN...CASHIERS...LAKE TOXAWAY...GORGES STATE PARK...ROCKY
  BOTTOM...WHITESIDE MOUNTAIN...BAD CREEK...SAPPHIRE...SASSAFRAS
  MOUNTAIN AND HIGHLANDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAIN FALLING ALONG MOUNTAIN CREEKS CAN CAUSE SUDDEN INCREASES
IN WATER FLOW DOWNSTREAM...EVEN IN AREAS WHERE IT IS NOT RAINING.
PEOPLE PARTICIPATING IN OUTDOOR RECREATION SHOULD MOVE AWAY FROM
CREEKS AND SMALL STREAMS.

PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATER FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING
PROPERTY...OR LANDSLIDES 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 3518 8283 3504 8277 3497 8311 3501 8311
      3502 8313 3504 8313 3506 8317 3507 8317
      3508 8314 3509 8315 3510 8317 3512 8318

$$

CDG



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