Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
718 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

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AVERY NC-
718 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  SOUTHWESTERN AVERY COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1015 PM EDT

* AT 713 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  DECREASING RAINFALL RATES OVER THE AREA...HOWEVER RUNOFF FROM
  PREVIOUS HEAVY RAINFALL WILL MAINTAIN HIGH STREAM AND RIVER LEVELS
  WITH DANGEROUSLY QUICK CURRENTS. FLOOD CONDITIONS CONTINUE ALONG
  BUNT CREEK NEAR PINEOLA AND ALONG LINVILLE RIVER SOUTH OF NEWLAND.


* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  NEWLAND...CROSSNORE...B.R. PARKWAY...LINVILLE FALLS TO
  GRANDFATHER...PINEOLA...ALTAMONT...LINVILLE AND INGALLS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. DO NOT DRIVE AROUND BARRICADES
AND 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 3608 8182 3600 8189 3600 8190 3598 8192
      3598 8203 3610 8196

$$

KRENTZ


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