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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
226 PM EST SAT DEC 15 2018

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Transylvania NC-
226 PM EST SAT DEC 15 2018

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
  East central Transylvania County in western North Carolina...

* Until 530 PM EST.

* At 222 PM EST, the stream gauge along the Little River near
  Penrose reported a level of 7.7 feet which will cause minor
  flooding in the advisory area.

* At 7.5 feet, the Little River has exceeded bankfull and will begin
  to flood farmland and other low-lying areas near Cascade Lake
  Road. The river will slowly fall through the afternoon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A Flood Advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.

Only when it is safe to do so, please report floodwaters or
landslides flowing over roads or threatening property to the National
Weather Service by calling toll-free, 1, 800, 2 6 7, 8 1 0 1, by
posting on our Facebook page, or via Twitter using hashtag NWSGSP.
Your message should describe the event and the specific location
where it occurred, including roadways, nearby cross streets, stream
names, and other landmarks.

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LAT...LON 3529 8262 3529 8261 3526 8262 3526 8260
      3519 8260 3516 8259 3515 8258 3513 8270
      3529 8267

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RWH

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