642  
WWUS82 KGSP 240554  
SPSGSP  
 
SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
154 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017  
 
NCZ036-056-057-069>072-082-SCZ009-014-240615-  
ROWAN NC-GASTON NC-IREDELL NC-UNION NC-LINCOLN NC-MECKLENBURG NC-  
CABARRUS NC-CATAWBA NC-YORK SC-CHESTER SC-  
154 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017  
 
AT 148 AM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN  
SHOWERS MOVING NORTH AROUND THE INTERSTATE 77 CORRIDOR. STREAM  
GAUGES ACROSS THE CHARLOTTE METRO AREA ARE BEGINNING TO RISE AND  
SOME AREAS COULD SEE MINOR FLOODING OVER THE NEXT FEW HOURS. THIS  
AREA WILL BE WATCHED FOR POSSIBLE FLOOD ADVISORIES OR WARNINGS  
THROUGH THE MORNING.  
 
LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
GASTONIA, ROCK HILL, UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, HUNTERSVILLE, KANNAPOLIS,  
DOWNTOWN CONCORD, MONROE, CHESTER, CENTRAL CHARLOTTE AND SOUTH  
CHARLOTTE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
THE COMBINATION OF GUSTY WINDS AND SATURATED SOIL CONDITIONS WILL  
CAUSE SCATTERED TREES AND POWER LINES TO FALL. SEEK SHELTER INSIDE AN  
INTERIOR ROOM.  
 
TORRENTIAL 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. DO NOT DRIVE ACROSS  
FLOODED ROADS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3550 8021 3550 8030 3519 8051 3516 8044  
3519 8028 3481 8032 3482 8080 3494 8078  
3508 8091 3492 8086 3484 8087 3482 8090  
3470 8086 3464 8090 3456 8088 3454 8096  
3456 8124 3569 8117 3562 8026 3558 8021  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0548Z 239DEG 48KT 3494 8081  
 

 
 
KRENTZ  
 
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