907  
WGUS52 KGSP 111243  
FFWGSP  
NCC011-027-121-111745-  
/O.NEW.KGSP.FF.W.0068.181011T1243Z-181011T1745Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
843 AM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
EASTERN MITCHELL COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
NORTHERN CALDWELL COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
AVERY COUNTY IN WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 145 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 839 AM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED  
THAT ANYWHERE FROM 3 TO 6 INCHES OF RAIN HAD ALREADY FALLEN ACROSS  
THE WARNED AREA SINCE YESTERDAY. THERE REMAINS THE LIKELIHOOD OF  
ADDITIONAL, OCCASIONALLY HEAVY TROPICAL RAINFALL WILL CONTINUE TO  
OVERSPREAD THE REGION INTO THIS AFTERNOON. STREAMGAGES THROUGHOUT  
THE SOUTH AND NORTH TOE BASINS ARE CONTINUING TO RISE AND FLOODING  
IS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP. IN ADDITION, RAIN IS EXPECTED TO  
REDEVELOP ALONG BLUE RIDGE AND THE JOHNS RIVER DRAINAGE SHOULD  
AGAIN DEVELOP FLOOD CONDITIONS THIS AFTERNOON.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAIN INTO CREEKS AND STREAMS WILL CAUSE SUDDEN  
INCREASES IN WATER LEVELS AND FLOWS, EVEN IN AREAS WHERE RAINFALL HAS  
BEEN LIGHT OR NONEXISTENT. HIKERS, CAMPERS AND OTHER INDIVIDUALS  
OUTDOORS MUST IMMEDIATELY SEEK HIGH GROUND AND AVOID ALL STREAMS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3627 8189 3621 8190 3616 8183 3611 8181  
3612 8155 3605 8139 3585 8165 3588 8171  
3595 8178 3600 8190 3587 8200 3588 8202  
3586 8204 3582 8213 3593 8215 3595 8220  
3605 8219 3611 8213 3612 8203 3629 8192  
 

 
 
CSH  
 
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