Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WGUS82 KGSP 130707
FLSGSP

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
307 AM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014

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CATAWBA NC-LINCOLN NC-
307 AM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
  CATAWBA COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
  LINCOLN COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 500 AM EDT

* AT 305 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
  AREA OF HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER RADAR
  ESTIMATED THAT WIDESPREAD RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 1.5 TO 4 INCHES HAVE
  OCCURRED ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA SINCE MIDNIGHT. MODERATE TO
  HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE ACROSS THE AREA THROUGH ABOUT 5
  AM...AND ADDITIONAL AMOUNTS OF UP TO AN INCH WILL BE LIKELY.

* 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...HICKORY...
  LINCOLNTON...NEWTON...BOGER CITY...CLAREMONT...CONOVER...IRON
  STATION...LONGVIEW...LOWESVILLE...MAIDEN...ST. STEPHENS AND VALE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.

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 3540 8096 3542 8145 3558 8153 3568 8143
      3575 8138 3577 8135 3579 8134 3580 8126
      3582 8123 3581 8121

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