Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
224 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

...The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg
has issued a Flood Warning for the following rivers in North
Carolina...

  French Broad River Near Fletcher affecting Buncombe and Henderson
  Counties

.Runoff from heavy rain will cause the river to rise above flood
stage. Remember...river stage forecasts are based on observed and
forecasted rainfall. If actual rainfall varies from the forecast
values...the river stage will vary accordingly.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive cars through flooded areas. Remember...night time makes
it difficult to recognize flooded areas.

The latest stages and forecasts for rivers can be found on our web
page at http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=gsp

 Please report high water...flooding and landslides to the National
Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg by calling toll free...1...8 0
0...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.

&&

NCC021-089-041924-
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224 PM EST WED FEB 3 2016

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  the French Broad River Near Fletcher.
* From this evening until Friday morning...or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 2:00 PM Wednesday the stage was 11.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...the river is expected to rise above flood stage this evening and continue to
  rise to near 14.0 feet by Thursday morning. The river is expected to fall
  below flood stage by Thursday evening.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Butler Bridge and Banner Farm Roads south
  of the airport will be flooded.

&&

LAT...LON 3538 8257 3541 8257 3550 8262 3550 8254 3540 8250
      3537 8250

$$
JPT


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