Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
553 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

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HAYWOOD NC-
553 PM EDT FRI SEP 4 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  EAST CENTRAL HAYWOOD COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 845 PM EDT

* AT 551 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE RAPID RISES ON SMALL STREAMS IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA. OVER TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER THE PAST
  HOUR ACROSS THE PIDGEON RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES WITHIN THE PIDGEON
  RIVER BASIN.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CLYDE...SUNBURST AND WAYNESVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...STREETS
AND UNDERPASSES...AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING
SPOTS. RAPID RISES ON SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS WILL ALSO OCCUR...
POSSIBLY FLOODING LOW WATER CROSSINGS AND FARMLAND. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATER FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING
PROPERTY...OR LANDSLIDES 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 3555 8287 3544 8281 3541 8292 3551 8299

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KRENTZ



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