Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WGUS82 KGSP 122344
FLSGSP

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
744 PM EDT SAT JUL 12 2014

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YANCEY NC-
744 PM EDT SAT JUL 12 2014

...FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FOR YANCEY COUNTY UNTIL 800 PM
EDT...

AT 739 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
DIMINISHING TREND...WITH RESPECT TO THE THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
HEAVY RAIN IN YANCEY COUNTY. RAINFALL ESTIMATED AMOUNTS  STILL RANGE
IN THE 1.5 TO 2.5 INCHES RANGE THE PAST FEW HOURS. HOWEVER TRENDS
SUGGEST ADDITIONAL NEAR TERM RAINFALL AMOUNTS SHOULD BE LESS THEN AN
INCH.

RUNOFF HOWEVER MAY STILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO OCCUR. SOME
LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE THOSE AREAS
AROUND...AND BETWEEN...SWISS AND BURNSVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

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 3603 8233 3604 8230 3599 8225 3601 8225
      3601 8220 3595 8219 3591 8215 3577 8233
      3581 8235 3582 8241 3590 8245 3591 8250
      3593 8250 3595 8248 3598 8250 3605 8234

$$
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