546  
WWUS82 KGSP 251034  
SPSGSP  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
634 AM EDT WED APR 25 2018  
 
NCZ036-037-057-251130-  
ROWAN NC-DAVIE NC-IREDELL NC-  
634 AM EDT WED APR 25 2018  
   
..HEAVY RAINFALL WILL IMPACT DAVIE
 
IREDELL AND ROWAN COUNTIES  
UNTIL 730 AM EDT...  
 
AT 630 AM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING AN AREA OF SLOWLY-MOVING  
RAINFALL ALONG AND EAST OF THE INTERSTATE 77 CORRIDOR FROM  
STATESVILLE TO MOORESVILLE. EMBEDDED SHOWERS WERE PRODUCING RAINFALL  
AT RATES AROUND ONE-HALF INCH PER HOUR, AND THESE HEAVIER RATES WERE  
BEGINNING TO SPREAD EAST FROM IREDELL COUNTY INTO DAVIE AND ROWAN  
COUNTIES.  
 
LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE...STATESVILLE, MOCKSVILLE,  
KANNAPOLIS, MOORESVILLE, CHINA GROVE, LANDIS, ENOCHVILLE, TROUTMAN,  
COOLEEMEE AND CLEVELAND.  
 
ADDITIONAL RAINFALL UP TO ONE INCH FROM THIS SLOWLY MOVING SYSTEM  
MAY PRODUCE DEEP PONDING OF WATER IN LOW-LYING AREAS AND STREAM AND  
CREEK RISES TO NEAR BANKFULL. STREAM FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE IN A  
FEW OF THE MORE NORMALLY FLOOD-PRONE AREAS THIS MORNING.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
HEAVY RAINFALL MAY FLOOD AREAS WITH POOR DRAINAGE, SUCH AS DITCHES  
AND UNDERPASSES. AVOID THESE AREAS AND DO NOT CROSS FLOODED ROADS.  
WATER LEVELS OF SMALL STREAMS MAY ALSO RISE RAPIDLY. SEEK HIGHER  
GROUND IF THREATENED BY FLOOD WATERS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3551 8091 3550 8093 3557 8096 3558 8095  
3559 8093 3561 8094 3562 8092 3564 8095  
3567 8097 3571 8101 3589 8098 3594 8058  
3551 8048  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1030Z 260DEG 13KT 3571 8076  
 

 
 
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