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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
511 PM EDT FRI AUG 17 2018

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McDowell NC-Burke NC-
511 PM EDT FRI AUG 17 2018

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 615 PM EDT FOR CENTRAL
MCDOWELL AND WEST CENTRAL BURKE COUNTIES...

At 506 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms had fallen across the area. This will cause minor
flooding in the advisory area. Up to three inches of rain have
fallen since 300 PM EDT.

Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Toms Creek and its tributaries along Highway 221, and the North Fork
of the Catawba south of Woodlawn.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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LAT...LON 3580 8186 3571 8199 3567 8207 3571 8216
      3581 8215 3582 8213 3582 8212 3583 8212
      3591 8190

$$

ARK

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service BLACKSBURG VA
424 PM EDT FRI AUG 17 2018

NCC005-009-189-172330-
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/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
Alleghany NC-Watauga NC-Ashe NC-
424 PM EDT FRI AUG 17 2018

The National Weather Service in BLACKSBURG has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  Western Alleghany County in northwestern North Carolina...
  Central Watauga County in northwestern North Carolina...
  Southeastern Ashe County in northwestern North Carolina...

* Until 730 PM EDT

* At 424 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Boone...
  Sparta...
  Jefferson...
  West Jefferson...
  and Laurel Springs.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

When it is safe to do so, please send your reports of flooding,
including mudslides or flooded roads, to the National Weather Service
by calling toll free at 1...8 6 6...2 1 5...4 3 2 4. Reports and
pictures can also be shared on the National Weather Service
Blacksburg Facebook page and on Twitter.

&&

LAT...LON 3625 8175 3655 8123 3648 8108 3636 8129
      3637 8132 3637 8136 3632 8137 3617 8164

$$

JR

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
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