Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1031 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers
in North Carolina...


  French Broad River At Blantyre affecting Henderson and Transylvania
  Counties.
  South Fork Catawba River in NC at Lowell affecting Gaston County.


.Runoff from previous heavy rain will result in the rivers remaining
around flood stage.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 landslidesto the National
Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg by calling toll free...1...
800...2 6 7...8 1 0 1...or byposting on our Facebook page...or tweet
it using hashtagnwsgsp. Your message should describe the event and
thespecific location where it occurred.

&&

NCC089-175-220231-
/O.EXT.KGSP.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-150422T0600Z/
/BLAN7.1.ER.150421T1200Z.150421T1200Z.150421T1800Z.NO/
1031 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
 The French Broad River At Blantyre
* Until late Tuesday night
* At 2215 PM Monday the stage was...15.3 feet
* Minor flooding is forecast
* Flood stage is 16.0 feet
* Forecast...the river is expected to crest around flood stage Tuesday
  morning.
* Impact...At 16.0 feet...Flood stage is reached, farmfields in low
  lying areas and a local tree farm and greenhouse near grove bridge
  road will be flooded. Parts of pleasant grove road will be covered
  with 6 inches of water mainly on tally road and near creeks edge
  drive.

&&

LAT...LON 3538 8257 3537 8250 3529 8254 3521 8267
      3526 8274 3534 8261

$$

NCC071-211942-
/O.EXT.KGSP.FL.W.0002.000000T0000Z-150421T1942Z/
/LOWN7.1.ER.150421T0407Z.150421T0600Z.150421T0742Z.NO/
1031 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

The Flood Advisory is extended for
  the South Fork Catawba River in NC at Lowell
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 10 PM Monday the stage was 9.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 9.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Impact...At 10.0 feet...The river will overflow its banks and begin
  to flood the riverside park and portions of goat island park. Water
  approachs riverside drive near 5th and 6th streets in cramerton.

&&

LAT...LON 3537 8126 3537 8108 3518 8102 3518 8110


$$



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