Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
916 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

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TRANSYLVANIA NC-
916 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EAST CENTRAL TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1215 AM EST

* AT 911 PM EST...REPORTING STREAM GAUGES INDICATE UP TO THREE
  INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN SINCE EARLY THIS MORNING. RUNOFF FROM
  PREVIOUS HEAVY RAIN WILL CONTINUE INTO THE LITTLE RIVER BASIN THIS
  EVENING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  LITTLE RIVER IN TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY.

* THE LITTLE RIVER EAST OF BREVARD HAS RISEN QUICKLY THIS EVENING
  AND IS APPROACHING FLOOD STAGE. THE RIVER WILL LIKELY RISE ABOVE
  FLOOD STAGE WITHIN THE NEXT HOUR. AT ITS FLOOD STAGE OF 9.0
  FEET...THE LITTLE RIVER WILL BEGIN TO COVER CASCADE LAKE ROAD
  NORTH OF MERRILL ROAD.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. DO NOT DRIVE AROUND BARRICADES
AND 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.

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LAT...LON 3526 8262 3526 8261 3521 8260 3520 8269
      3526 8268 3527 8262

$$

KRENTZ


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