Iredell County, North Carolina
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Flood Advisory
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Davie NC-Iredell NC-
728 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Small Stream Flood Advisory for Rapid Rises for...
Southwestern Davie County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
Northeastern Iredell County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...

* Until 715 PM EDT Monday

* At 714 AM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
widespread heavy rain. This will cause small stream
flooding in the advisory area. 3-4 inches of rain have fallen
over the past 24 hours. An additional 1-2 inches of rain is
likely over the next 12 hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Harmony, Sheffield and Union Grove.

* The following streamgauge is above Action Stage and may exceed
Minor Flood Stage:
Hunting Creek near Harmony

Current Stage: 16.67 ft / Action Stage: 17.0 ft

Impacts: At 16.0 ft, Hunting River will overflow banks and approach
the Houstonville Rd. bridge. At 17.0 ft, floodwaters may enter
back yards of homes near Sheffield and parts of Saw Mill Rd. may
flood.

* Flooding of numerous small and large streams is likely, including:
Hunting Creek, Long Branch, Little Hunting Creek, and Bear Creek.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Heavy rainfall will cause rapid rises on small creeks and streams,
possibly flooding low water crossings and farmland. Do not attempt to
travel across flooded roads. Turn around, dont drown.

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 3605 8069 3595 8060 3582 8056 3584 8063
3585 8067 3586 8067 3586 8071 3600 8083
3606 8095

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Flood Advisory
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Iredell NC-Rowan NC-
916 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Small Stream Flood Advisory for Rapid Rises for...
Northern Iredell County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
Northwestern Rowan County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...

* Until 915 PM EDT Monday

* At 910 AM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
heavy rain which will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
3-4 inches of rain have fallen over the past 24 hours. An
additional inch of rain is likely over the next 12 hours.

* Emergency management reports minor flooding of the following
locations:
Chief Thomas Rd. at S Yadkin River,
Williamsburg Rd. at Rocky Creek, and
Old Mocksville Rd. at Fifth Creek.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Statesville, Troutman, Love Valley, Turnersburg, Olin, Woodleaf,
Scotts, Cool Springs, Cooleemee and Cleveland.

* Scattered, nuisance stream flooding is possible, including along:
Fifth Creek, Fourth Creek, Third Creek, Beaver Creek,
Rocky Creek, Olin Creek, South Yadkin River, Snow Creek, and
Bell Branch.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Heavy rainfall will cause rapid rises on small creeks and streams,
possibly flooding low water crossings and farmland. Do not attempt to
travel across flooded roads. Turn around, dont drown.

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 3600 8083 3585 8070 3586 8070 3583 8061
3582 8061 3583 8060 3582 8059 3582 8057
3578 8053 3568 8087 3581 8104 3586 8104
3596 8100 3599 8100 3604 8103 3606 8095

$$

Flood Advisory
NCC003-035-097-250345-
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Catawba NC-Alexander NC-Iredell NC-
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

$$

Flood Watch
NCZ035>037-056-057-071-072-082-250000-
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Alexander-Iredell-Davie-Catawba-Rowan-Mecklenburg-Cabarrus-Union-
Including the cities of Bethlehem, Ellendale, Millersville,
Taylorsville, Hiddenite, Stony Point, Statesville, Mooresville,
Farmington, Fork Church, Mocksville, Advance, Hickory, Newton,
St. Stephens, Salisbury, Charlotte, Huntersville, Matthews,
Concord, Kannapolis, Monroe, Trinity, Indian Trail,
and Weddington
315 PM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

...FLOOD WATCH NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

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

* through Tuesday morning

* Additional rounds of heavy showers are expected into tonight,
perhaps resulting in a localized additional inch of rainfall. On
top of saturated soils, lingering high water conditions,
elevated stream levels, flooding will be maintained, if not
aggravated.

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.

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