1026 PM EDT THU JUL 12 2018
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a
* Flood Advisory for...
South central Cleveland County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
* Until 1215 AM EDT.
* At 1022 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in
the advisory area. Up to three inches of rain have fallen since
* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Patterson Springs and Shelby.
In addition to ponding of water and flooding of poor drainage
locations in urban areas around Shelby and Patterson Springs, high
flows and rapidly rising stream levels can be expected along streams
such as Hickory Creek, Buffalo Creek, their tributaries, and other
tributaries of the First Broad River.
Heavy rainfall will cause ponding of water in urban areas, streets
and underpasses, as well as other poor drainage areas and low lying
spots. Rapid rises on small creeks and streams will also occur,
possibly flooding low water crossings and farmland. Do not attempt to
travel across flooded roads. Turn around, dont 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.
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