Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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

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BURKE NC-MCDOWELL NC-
943 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  BURKE COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  MCDOWELL COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 330 AM EST

* AT 936 PM EST...FLOODING CONTINUES TO LINGER ACROSS PORTIONS OF
  BURKE AND MCDOWELL COUNTIES LATE THIS EVENING FROM HEAVY RAINFALL
  EARLIER IN THE DAY. EXPECT CONTINUED HIGH WATER CONDITIONS ALONG
  JOHNS RIVER ROAD AND ANTIOCH ROAD AT LOWER CREEK IN BURKE COUNTY.
  IN MCDOWELL COUNTY...FLOODING WILL LIKELY CONTINUE ALONG OLD
  LINVILLE ROAD AND NORTH COVE SCHOOL ROAD NEAR THE NORTH FORK OF
  THE CATAWBA RIVER AT ASHFORD.

* ADDITIONAL HIGH WATER CONDITIONS WILL LINGER AROUND MORGANTON...
  MARION...VALDESE...DREXEL...GLEN ALPINE...OLD FORT...TABLE
  ROCK...LAKE JAMES...LAKE JAMES STATE PARK AND NORTH COVE.

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 3578 8156 3573 8153 3566 8161 3564 8174
      3562 8179 3561 8216 3567 8223 3571 8222
      3573 8219 3575 8219 3577 8217 3584 8209
      3586 8204 3589 8201 3587 8200 3590 8198
      3595 8190 3595 8182

$$

HG



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