SOUTHFORK CATAWBA GASTON Co

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FLSGSP

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
938 PM EDT Thu Oct 11 2018

…The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers
in North Carolina…

Broad River In NC At Boiling Springs affecting Cleveland County.

…The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers
in North Carolina…South Carolina…

French Broad River At Blantyre affecting Henderson and Transylvania
Counties.
French Broad River Near Fletcher affecting Buncombe and Henderson
Counties.
South Fork Catawba River At Lowell affecting Gaston County.
Broad River In Sc Near Blacksburg affecting Cherokee and York
Counties.

.Runoff from previous heavy rain will result in the river remaining
above flood stage.
.Runoff from previous heavy rain has worked its way further
downstream thus…the river will continue to fall slowly.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

The latest stages and forecasts for rivers can be found on our web
page at http://water.weather.gov/ahps2/index.php?wfo=gsp

Please report high water…flooding and landslides to the National
Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg by calling toll free…1…8 0
0…2 6 7…8 1 0 1…or by posting on our Facebook page…or tweet
it using hashtag nwsgsp. Your message should describe the event and
the specific location where it occurred.

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938 PM EDT Thu Oct 11 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
The South Fork Catawba River At Lowell.
* until Friday afternoon.
* At 9:30 PM Thursday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast…the river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
early Friday morning.
* Impact…At 10.0 feet…Minor Flood Stage. South Fork Catawba
River floodwaters are beginning to inundate Goat Island Park.
Floodwaters are approaching Riverside Dr near 5th and 6th Streets
in Cramerton. Floodwaters may be approaching Lakeview Dr. adjacent
to Pharr Yarns in McAdenville.

About Allen Aycoth

President of The Blue Ridge Weather Watch
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