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Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
859 PM EDT Fri May 27 2022

...The Flood Advisory is extended for the following rivers in North
Carolina...

  French Broad River Near Fletcher affecting Henderson and Buncombe
  Counties.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.

For detailed information including observed and forecast stages,
flood impacts, flood history, FEMA Flood Hazard Layers, and more,
please visit: https://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=gsp

&&


NCC021-089-281500-
/O.EXT.KGSP.FL.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-220529T1200Z/
/FLCN7.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
859 PM EDT Fri May 27 2022

...FLOOD ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL SUNDAY MORNING...

* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall continues.

* WHERE...French Broad River Near Fletcher.

* WHEN...Until Sunday morning.

* IMPACTS...At 10.0 feet, Action/Advisory Stage. The French Broad
  River has exceeded bankfull at the gauge site. Isolated farmland
  flooding is beginning across the French Broad River Valley from
  Etowah downstream to Avery Creek upstream of the gauge site.
  At 11.5 feet, Action Stage Flooding continues. Butler Bridge Rd.
  is inundated with up to 6 inches of floodwaters from the French
  Broad River, forcing road closure.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...
  - At 8:31 PM EDT Friday the stage was 10.9 feet.
  - Forecast...The river is expected to remain nearly steady or
    slowly fall overnight.
  - Action stage is 10.0 feet.
  - Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
  - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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


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RWH



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