Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1224 AM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014

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AVERY NC-CALDWELL NC-BURKE NC-
1224 AM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  BURKE COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  CALDWELL COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN AVERY COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 330 AM EDT

* AT 1218 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THAT RAINFALL HAD DECREASED ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. RUNOFF FORM
  EARLIER HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE...AND SOME STREAMS AND CREEKS
  WILL RISE OUT OF THEIR BANKS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING ARE AREAS
  NEAR HUNTING CREEK AND FIDDLERS RUN.

BETHEL ROAD WAS FLOODED NEAR THE EAST PRONG OF HUNTING CREEK...AND
OLD COLONY ROAD WAS FLOODED NEAR FIDDLERS CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3611 8153 3606 8140 3558 8153 3556 8158
      3557 8160 3556 8165 3559 8171 3561 8172
      3560 8179 3582 8193 3589 8191 3597 8194
      3612 8179 3613 8154

$$

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