Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
428 PM EDT TUE OCT 14 2014

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GRAHAM NC-SWAIN NC-
428 PM EDT TUE OCT 14 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
  GRAHAM COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  WESTERN SWAIN COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT

* AT 424 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  ONE MORE ROUND OF HEAVY RAIN THIS AFTERNOON MAY AGGRAVATE LINGERING
  HIGH WATER CONDITIONS ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. THIS INCLUDES
  THE GREATER ROBBINSVILLE AREA...STECOAH...SANTEETLAH LAKE...AND
  FONTANA.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO OCCUR...
  ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. SOME
  LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ROBBINSVILLE...FONTANA LAKE...FONTANA VILLAGE...SANTEETLAH LAKE...
  STECOAH AND TAPOCO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...
COUNTRY ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS AND
OTHER LOW LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO MINOR FLOODING.

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 3547 8396 3548 8392 3553 8388 3553 8383
      3557 8375 3558 8360 3557 8358 3538 8359
      3528 8365 3528 8368 3524 8373 3525 8384
      3521 8397

$$

CSH





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