Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
858 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018

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Catawba NC-Alexander NC-Caldwell NC-Burke NC-
858 PM EDT SUN APR 15 2018

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Catawba County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
  Alexander County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
  Eastern Caldwell County in western North Carolina...
  Southeastern Burke County in western North Carolina...

* Until 1100 PM EDT.

* At 857 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
  Up to three inches of rain have fallen since Noon today.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Hickory, Newton, Taylorsville, St. Stephens, Conover, Longview,
  Sawmills, Granite Falls, Valdese and Bethlehem.

Additional rainfall of one-half inch is expected over the area,
which will run off quickly and push some streams back up to
bankfull. This is expected to result in minor flooding.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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 3607 8140 3604 8139 3602 8135 3600 8133
      3603 8127 3604 8119 3603 8117 3604 8113
      3603 8107 3604 8103 3599 8100 3597 8100
      3583 8106 3578 8111 3576 8109 3556 8117
      3557 8165 3607 8142

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