Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1116 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015

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UNION NC-
1116 PM EDT MON JUL 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN UNION COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 115 AM EDT

* AT 1111 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A PERSISTENT AREA OF
  SLOWLY MOVING SHOWERS PRODUCING HEAVY RAINFALL THAT WILL CAUSE
  MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  FALLEN SINCE 9 PM THIS EVENING...AND RADAR INDICATES ADDITIONAL 1
  TO 2 INCH PER HOUR RAINFALL RATES THAT WILL AFFECT THE AREA
  THROUGH MIDNIGHT.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  MONROE...WINGATE...TRINITY AND MARSHVILLE. THE AREA BETWEEN MONROE
  AND TRINITY MAY BE HARDEST HIT...WITH FLOODING POSSIBLE ALONG
  LITTLE RICHARDSON CREEK AND NEAR MACEDONIA CHURCH ROAD AT
  MEDLIN ROAD.

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.

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 8039 3482 8065 3500 8064 3503 8038

$$

HG


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