Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1231 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

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MECKLENBURG NC-UNION NC-CABARRUS NC-
1231 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR RAPID RISES FOR...
  MECKLENBURG COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
  UNION COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
  CABARRUS COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 330 PM EST

* AT 1230 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL CAUSE
  URBAN FLOODING AND RAPID RISES ON SMALL STREAMS IN THE ADVISORY
  AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  UPTOWN CHARLOTTE...HUNTERSVILLE...KANNAPOLIS...DOWNTOWN CONCORD...
  MONROE...CENTRAL CHARLOTTE...SOUTH CHARLOTTE...SOUTHWEST
  CHARLOTTE...EAST CHARLOTTE AND NORTHEAST CHARLOTTE.

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 3481 8032 3482 8080 3494 8078 3511 8093
      3504 8104 3506 8106 3511 8103 3514 8105
      3516 8100 3527 8102 3534 8099 3538 8099
      3539 8095 3547 8095 3551 8091 3550 8029
      3519 8051 3516 8044 3519 8028

$$

WJM


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