Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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

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BUNCOMBE NC-
905 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
  SOUTHWESTERN BUNCOMBE COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1100 PM EDT

* AT 905 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED THAT OVER 2 INCHES OF RAIN HAD FALLEN ACROSS THE
  ADVISORY AREA.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS.

VERY HEAVY RAIN WILL LIKELY FLOOD LOW LYING AREAS ALONG SOUTH HOMINY
CREEK ESPECIALLY ON PARTS OF UPPER GLADY FORK ROAD. NORTH HOMINY
CREEK MAY FLOOD PARTS OF COLE COVE ROAD NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF
HOMINY BAPTIST ROAD.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3557 8259 3544 8260 3544 8263 3546 8267
      3545 8271 3542 8275 3544 8278 3547 8280
      3554 8276 3556 8278 3557 8277 3558 8277
      3562 8267

$$

CSH




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