916  
WGUS52 KGSP 111431  
FFWGSP  
NCC025-059-159-111830-  
/O.NEW.KGSP.FF.W.0071.181011T1431Z-181011T1830Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
1031 AM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
CABARRUS COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...  
DAVIE COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...  
ROWAN COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 230 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 1027 AM EDT, DESPITE STORM TOTAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF LESS THAN  
TWO AND A HALF INCHES OF RAIN SINCE YESTERDAY, LOCAL LAW  
ENFORCEMENT REPORTED FLOODING IN A FEW PARTS OF CABARRUS COUNTY.  
TROPICAL, OCCASIONALLY HEAVY RAIN SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO SPREAD  
NORTH INTO ROWAN AND DAVIE COUNTIES, LIKELY RESULTING IN  
DEVELOPING LOW SPOT AND POOR DRAINAGE FLOODING THROUGH MIDDAY. AS  
THE AFTERNOON WEARS ON, AREA STREAMS, CREEKS AND RIVERS MAY FLOOD  
AS WELL.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3550 8030 3519 8051 3528 8067 3535 8069  
3540 8077 3550 8079 3551 8074 3568 8077  
3585 8071 3605 8069 3606 8046 3590 8037  
3588 8042 3584 8039 3583 8049 3574 8046  
3571 8033 3568 8033 3551 8018  
 

 
 
CSH  
 
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