Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
301 AM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014

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BURKE NC-
301 AM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  CENTRAL BURKE COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 530 AM EDT

* AT 255 AM EDT...STREAM GAUGES INDICATED FLOODING CONTINUING
  ALONG HUNTING CREEK NEAR MORGANTON. NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
  DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAINFALL WAS CONTINUING ACROSS THE
  WARNED AREA... ALTHOUGH THE RAIN IS EXPECTED TO END BY 4 AM.
  RADAR INDICATES WIDESPREAD RAINFALL OF 4 TO 6 INCHES HAS OCCURRED
  ACROSS MUCH OF BURKE COUNTY SINCE FRIDAY EVENING.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING TO
  CONTINUE ALONG HUNTING CREEK AND SOME OF ITS TRIBUTARIES NEAR
  MORGANTON. OTHER SMALL STREAMS MAY BE OUT OF THEIR BANKS IN THE
  CENTRAL PART OF THE COUNTY AS WELL. WATERS SHOULD BEGIN TO RECEDE
  SHORTLY...AND STREAMS SHOULD RETURN TO THEIR BANKS BY SUNRISE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
ENTER THE WATER. TURN AROUND AND MOVE UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE
FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER
BEGINS RISING.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER...FLOODING...LANDSLIDES OR OTHER SEVERE
WEATHER 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.

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LAT...LON 3583 8164 3574 8162 3570 8156 3576 8149
      3575 8148 3558 8153 3559 8172 3561 8172
      3560 8174 3561 8175 3561 8177 3585 8177

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