FLOOD WARNING W. NC

WGUS42 KGSP 111711
FLWGSP

BULLETIN – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
111 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018

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Mitchell NC-Avery NC-
111 PM EDT THU OCT 11 2018

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

  • Flood Warning for…
    Southeastern Mitchell County in western North Carolina…
    Southwestern Avery County in western North Carolina…

  • Until 515 PM EDT.

  • At 109 PM EDT, streamgauges were indicating flooding conditions
    along the Toe and Linville Rivers. Due to ongoing excessive
    runoff, flooding and/or above bankfull conditions will linger for
    most of the afternoon.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

Numerous roads, parking lots and bridges will be threatened by heavy
rain and rapidly rising streams and creeks. Please pay close
attention to road signs indicating a flood-prone area. Obey all
barricades, even if water is not currently over the road. Barricades
are in place for your protection and indicate areas where flooding
can occur rapidly and without warning.

About Allen Aycoth

President of The Blue Ridge Weather Watch
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