Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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WGUS82 KGSP 130355
FLSGSP

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1155 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

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CLEVELAND NC-RUTHERFORD NC-
1155 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
  NORTHWESTERN CLEVELAND COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
  RUTHERFORD COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 300 AM EDT

* AT 1154 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER THE
  ADVISORY AREA WITHIN THE PAST HOUR. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS UP
  TO TWO INCHES POSSIBLE IN THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE...RUTHERFORDTON...BOSTIC...CASAR...FOREST CITY...
  LAWNDALE...POLKVILLE...SPINDALE AND THERMAL CITY.

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 3557 8169 3556 8153 3544 8147 3528 8199
      3542 8209 3553 8197 3554 8185 3558 8182
      3558 8180 3559 8180 3561 8174

$$
JOH





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