Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
127 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

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Mecklenburg NC-
127 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
  Mecklenburg County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...

* Until 330 AM EST

* At 122 AM EST, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
  the advisory area.

* Mallard Creek at Pavilion Boulevard had a stage of 11 feet. At 12
  feet, flooding will develop in the PNC Music Pavilion parking lots
  and other low lying areas along Pavilion Boulevard. Briar and
  Sugar Creeks have also seen significant rises. Minor flooding may
  develop along these creeks tonight. Ponding of water on roads and
  in low lying areas will also develop.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Heavy rainfall will cause ponding of water in urban areas, highways,
streets and underpasses, as well as other poor drainage areas and low
lying spots. Do not attempt to travel across flooded roads. Turn
around, dont drown.

Please report flood water flowing over roads or threatening property,
or landslides to the National Weather Service 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 3505 8075 3500 8084 3511 8093 3504 8104
      3506 8106 3511 8103 3514 8105 3516 8100
      3527 8102 3534 8099 3536 8092 3538 8099
      3539 8095 3547 8095 3551 8091 3551 8078
      3540 8077 3535 8069 3527 8067 3521 8055

$$

RWH



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