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Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 7:58 PM EDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 11:45 PM EDT on April 24, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of Piedmont North Carolina, including the following
areas, Alexander, Cabarrus, Catawba, Davie, Iredell,
Mecklenburg, Rowan, and Union.

* Through Tuesday morning

* additional bands of moderate rain showers will likely move west
across the North Carolina Piedmont through the early morning
hours. Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches could impact
saturated areas where upwards of 3 to 5 inches have already
fallen over the past two days. Rivers and streams surrounding
the Interstate 77 corridor area are already running at elevated
levels, and additional flooding could develop near swollen
streams. Ongoing flooding could worsen as well.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Hg


242 PM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* flood advisory for...
a dam floodgate release in...
north central Catawba County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
south central Alexander County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
west central Iredell County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...

* until 1145 PM EDT Monday

* flooding will result along the shoreline of Lookout Shoals Lake
from an upstream dam floodgate release at Oxford dam due to heavy
rainfall received over the past 48 hours. Additional rainfall
of less than one inch is possible over the next 12 hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lookout Shoals Lake and properties along Buck Point Rd, Northcrest
St, and ridge St near carpenters Cove. Backyard flooding, other
shoreline flooding, and dock flooding is likely or ongoing.

* Lookout Shoals Lake is projected to reach between 102 and 103 feet.
Full pool is 100.0 ft. The Lake May not return to full pool
until tomorrow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Residents are encouraged to heed local law enforcement guidance for
appropriate response to rising pool elevations.

Please report flood water flowing over roads or threatening property,
or landslides to the National Weather Service by calling toll free,
1, 800, 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.


Lat... Lon 3575 8107 3574 8108 3576 8112 3579 8114
      3580 8113 3578 8109


Jmp


Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 7:58 PM EDT on April 24, 2017

Expires 11:45 PM EDT on April 24, 2017


... Flood Watch remains in effect through Tuesday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of Piedmont North Carolina, including the following
areas, Alexander, Cabarrus, Catawba, Davie, Iredell,
Mecklenburg, Rowan, and Union.

* Through Tuesday morning

* additional bands of moderate rain showers will likely move west
across the North Carolina Piedmont through the early morning
hours. Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches could impact
saturated areas where upwards of 3 to 5 inches have already
fallen over the past two days. Rivers and streams surrounding
the Interstate 77 corridor area are already running at elevated
levels, and additional flooding could develop near swollen
streams. Ongoing flooding could worsen as well.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



Hg


242 PM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* flood advisory for...
a dam floodgate release in...
north central Catawba County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
south central Alexander County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
west central Iredell County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...

* until 1145 PM EDT Monday

* flooding will result along the shoreline of Lookout Shoals Lake
from an upstream dam floodgate release at Oxford dam due to heavy
rainfall received over the past 48 hours. Additional rainfall
of less than one inch is possible over the next 12 hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lookout Shoals Lake and properties along Buck Point Rd, Northcrest
St, and ridge St near carpenters Cove. Backyard flooding, other
shoreline flooding, and dock flooding is likely or ongoing.

* Lookout Shoals Lake is projected to reach between 102 and 103 feet.
Full pool is 100.0 ft. The Lake May not return to full pool
until tomorrow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Residents are encouraged to heed local law enforcement guidance for
appropriate response to rising pool elevations.

Please report flood water flowing over roads or threatening property,
or landslides to the National Weather Service by calling toll free,
1, 800, 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.


Lat... Lon 3575 8107 3574 8108 3576 8112 3579 8114
      3580 8113 3578 8109


Jmp


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