Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
732 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTHERN MECKLENBURG COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...
  CABARRUS COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1030 PM EDT

* AT 728 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. BETWEEN 2 AND 4 INCHES OF RAIN
  HAVE FALLEN ACROSS THE AREA...WITH ADDITIONAL 1 TO 2 INCHES
  POSSIBLE BEFORE THE RAIN ENDS. FLASH FLOODING HAS BEEN REPORTED IN
  CENTRAL AND SOUTHERN PORTIONS OF MECKLENBURG COUNTY AND IS
  EXPECTED TO BEGIN SHORTLY ACROSS THE NORTHERN PORTION OF THE
  COUNTY. EXPECT SIGNIFICANT RISES ON STREAMS AND CREEKS...
  INCLUDING MALLARD...MCDOWELL...TORRENCE...GAR AND THE NORTH AND
  SOUTH PRONGS OF CLARKE CREEK. TRIBUTARIES OF THE ROCKY RIVER IN
  WESTERN CABARRUS COUNTY WILL RISE SHORTLY.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  DOWNTOWN CONCORD...KANNAPOLIS...NORTHWEST CHARLOTTE...NORTHEAST
  CHARLOTTE...HUNTERSVILLE...CORNELIUS...DAVIDSON...HARRISBURG...
  HIDDEN VALLEY AND PAW CREEK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE
WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER
CAN CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATER FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING
PROPERTY...OR LANDSLIDES TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE
SPARTANBURG 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.

&&

LAT...LON 3519 8051 3526 8065 3527 8101 3533 8098
      3534 8099 3535 8097 3535 8096 3536 8092
      3538 8095 3536 8097 3539 8095 3543 8096
      3545 8094 3549 8094 3551 8092 3550 8052

$$

TDP



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