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WGUS42 KGSP 172239  
FLWGSP  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
639 PM EDT MON SEP 17 2018  
 
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CABARRUS NC-  
639 PM EDT MON SEP 17 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS EXTENDED  
THE  
 
* FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
CENTRAL CABARRUS COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 930 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 634 PM EDT, A COUPLE STREAM GAUGES INDICATE ONGOING FLOODING  
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. THE STREAMS ARE RECEDING, HOWEVER IT WILL  
BE A FEW MORE HOURS BEFORE THE WATER LOWERS BELOW FLOOD STAGE IN  
SOME AREAS. ONGOING FLOODING CONDITIONS WILL IMPROVE ACROSS  
CAMPGROUNDS ALONG THE JOHNS RIVER AND ASSOCIATED TRIBUTARIES  
THROUGH THE EVENING.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
HARRISBURG, CHARLOTTE MOTOR SPEEDWAY, WEST CONCORD AND MT PLEASANT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS  
WATER-COVERED ROADWAYS, BRIDGES, OR LOW-LEVEL CROSSINGS. ONLY A FEW  
INCHES OF RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. IT IS  
NOT WORTH THE RISK. PLEASE TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN.  
 
ONLY WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO, PLEASE REPORT FLOODWATERS OR  
LANDSLIDES FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING PROPERTY TO THE NATIONAL  
WEATHER SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL-FREE, 1, 800, 2 6 7, 8 1 0 1, BY  
POSTING ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE, OR VIA TWITTER USING HASHTAG NWSGSP.  
YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD DESCRIBE THE EVENT AND THE SPECIFIC LOCATION  
WHERE IT OCCURRED, INCLUDING ROADWAYS, NEARBY CROSS STREETS, STREAM  
NAMES AND OTHER LANDMARKS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3525 8047 3531 8058 3530 8068 3535 8069  
3535 8071 3536 8072 3538 8073 3533 8043  
 

 
 
KRENTZ  
 
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