Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WGUS82 KGSP 210034

734 PM EST FRI NOV 20 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers
in North Carolina...

  French Broad River At Blantyre affecting Henderson and Transylvania

.Runoff from previous heavy rain is working its way downstream and
will take until Saturday morning for the river to fall below flood


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 high water...flooding and landslides to the National
Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg by calling toll free...1...
800...2 6 7...8 1 0 1...or byposting on our Facebook page...or tweet
it using hashtagnwsgsp. Your message should describe the event and
the specific location where it occurred.


734 PM EST FRI NOV 20 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
 The French Broad River At Blantyre
* Until Saturday evening.
* At 7 PM Friday the stage was...16.6 feet
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet.
* The river crested at 16.75 feet around midnight Thursday night
  and has fallen very little all day Friday due to the very wet
  conditions. The river will continue to very slowly fall tonight
  and go below flood stage Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...The French Broad River reaches Minor Flood
  Stage. Farmland flooding continues on both sides of the French
  Broad River. Near Grove Bridge Road, a local tree farm and
  greenhouse will flood. Parts of Pleasant Grove Road between Tally
  Road and Creeks Edge Drive will begin to flood.


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



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