Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WGUS82 KGSP 280139
FLSGSP

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
939 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

NCC115-280245-
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MADISON NC-
939 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

...THE SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1045 PM
EDT FOR SOUTHEASTERN MADISON COUNTY...

AT 934 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THAT RAINFALL RATES HAVE
TAPERED OFF SLIGHTLY ACROSS SOUTHERN MADISON COUNTY. ADDITIONAL
THUNDERSTORMS MAY REDEVELOP FROM THE WEST...HOWEVER...AND BRING AN
ADDITIONAL ONE HALF TO ONE INCH OF RAIN TO PARTS OF SOUTHERN MADISON
COUNTY THROUGH 1030 PM. MUCH OF THIS AREA HAS ALREADY RECEIVED 1 TO
3 INCHES OF RAIN IN THE PAST TWO HOURS. SMALL STREAM FLOODING...AND
FLOODING OF LOW LYING OR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS...REMAINS POSSIBLE IN
THE ADVISORY AREA THROUGH 1045 PM.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
MARSHALL...MARS HILL...WALNUT AND FAUST. IN ADDITION...
BULL CREEK BETWEEN MARSHALL AND MARS HILL WILL CONTINUE TO RUN
NEAR BANKFUL AND THREATEN NEARBY ROADWAYS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATER FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING
PROPERTY... OR LANDSLIDES TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE 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 3591 8249 3591 8248 3590 8246 3584 8242
      3582 8241 3581 8244 3581 8246 3580 8247
      3580 8252 3573 8268 3573 8271 3572 8271
      3572 8273 3571 8274 3585 8276 3594 8249

$$

HG



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