Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
458 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

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HENDERSON NC-
458 PM EDT FRI JUN 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  HENDERSON COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT

* AT 456 PM EDT...REPORTING GAUGES INDICATE HEAVY RAINFALL
  ASSOCIATED WITH THUNDERSTORMS IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO
  INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN OVER THE LAST HOUR.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  HENDERSONVILLE...MILLS RIVER...FLETCHER...FLAT ROCK...ETOWAH...
  MOUNTAIN HOME...LAUREL PARK...BAT CAVE...VALLEY HILL AND EAST FLAT
  ROCK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. TURN
AROUND...DONT DROWN.

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 3546 8227 3544 8228 3539 8226 3531 8231
      3531 8233 3529 8235 3526 8235 3527 8261
      3530 8262 3536 8268 3546 8265 3544 8262
      3544 8255 3542 8254 3545 8253 3545 8247
      3546 8244

$$

CDG



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