Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
105 AM EDT FRI JUL 24 2015

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CALDWELL NC-BURKE NC-
105 AM EDT FRI JUL 24 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN CALDWELL COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  NORTHWESTERN BURKE COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 300 AM EDT

* AT 102 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE RAPID RISES ON SMALL STREAMS.
  OVERFLOWING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS WILL RESULT IN MINOR FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN SINCE
  11 PM.

* WILSON CREEK AND ITS TRIBUTARIES MAY FLOOD LOW LYING
  AREAS...ESPECIALLY ALONG HIGHWAY 90...ALONG BROWN MOUNTAIN BEACH
  ROAD AT ADAKO ROAD...AND JOHNS RIVER MAY REACH OLD JOHNS RIVER RD
  AND VALLEY VIEW CIRCLE. AREAS ALONG CELIA CREEK MAY HAVE
  WATER ON SECONDARY ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE RAPID RISES ON SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...
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 3600 8161 3578 8160 3587 8191 3588 8191
      3597 8183 3597 8182 3596 8181 3602 8177
      3603 8176

$$

NED


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