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North Carolina, Gaston

Flood Warning

Statement as of 10:31 PM EDT on April 20, 2015

Expires 3:42 PM EDT on April 21, 2015


The Flood Advisory is extended for
the South Fork Catawba river in NC at Lowell
* until Tuesday afternoon.
* At 10 PM Monday the stage was 9.8 feet.
* Bankfull stage is 9.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Impact... at 10.0 feet... the river will overflow its banks and begin
to flood the Riverside Park and portions of Goat Island park. Water
approachs Riverside Drive near 5th and 6th streets in Cramerton.


Lat... Lon 3537 8126 3537 8108 3518 8102 3518 8110





Local Storm Report



04/20/2015 0345 PM

E Stanley, Gaston County.

Hail m1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.






04/20/2015 0345 PM

E Stanley, Gaston County.

Hail m1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.






04/20/2015 0405 PM

Belmont, Gaston County.

Hail e1.25 inch, reported by trained spotter.






04/20/2015 0405 PM

Belmont, Gaston County.

Hail e1.25 inch, reported by trained spotter.






04/20/2015 0336 PM

Dallas, Gaston County.

Hail e1.75 inch, reported by public.


            Large hail in Dallas, NC.




04/20/2015 0342 PM

Gastonia, Gaston County.

Hail e1.75 inch, reported by trained spotter.





04/20/2015 0355 PM

Dallas, Gaston County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





04/20/2015 0355 PM

Dallas, Gaston County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





04/20/2015 0356 PM

Dallas, Gaston County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





04/20/2015 0525 PM

Belmont, Gaston County.

Hail e1.25 inch, reported by trained spotter.





04/20/2015 0745 PM

5 miles ENE of Gastonia, Gaston County.

Flood, reported by official NWS obs.


            The gauge on the South Fork of the Catawba river at
            Lowell observed a stage of 10 feet... which is flood
            stage. At 10 feet... the river will overtop its banks and
            begin to flood Riverside Park and portions of Goat Island
            park. In addition... water will approach Riverside Drive
            near 5th and 6th streets in Cramerton.





04/20/2015 0336 PM

Dallas, Gaston County.

Hail e1.75 inch, reported by public.


            Large hail in Dallas, NC.




04/20/2015 0342 PM

Gastonia, Gaston County.

Hail e1.75 inch, reported by trained spotter.





04/20/2015 0355 PM

Dallas, Gaston County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





04/20/2015 0355 PM

Dallas, Gaston County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





04/20/2015 0356 PM

Dallas, Gaston County.

Hail e1.00 inch, reported by trained spotter.





04/20/2015 0525 PM

Belmont, Gaston County.

Hail e1.25 inch, reported by trained spotter.





04/20/2015 0745 PM

5 miles ENE of Gastonia, Gaston County.

Flood, reported by official NWS obs.


            The gauge on the South Fork of the Catawba river at
            Lowell observed a stage of 10 feet... which is flood
            stage. At 10 feet... the river will overtop its banks and
            begin to flood Riverside Park and portions of Goat Island
            park. In addition... water will approach Riverside Drive
            near 5th and 6th streets in Cramerton.





04/20/2015 0943 am

Gastonia, Gaston County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            A report of a tree blown down on a Mobile home at 235
            Hanks Circle.





04/20/2015 0943 am

Gastonia, Gaston County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by broadcast media.


            A report of a tree blown down on a Mobile home at 235
            Hanks Circle.



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