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North Carolina, Southern Jackson

Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 5:53 PM EDT on June 26, 2016

Expires 7:45 PM EDT on June 26, 2016


The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Flood Advisory for...
northwestern Jackson County in western North Carolina...
southeastern Swain County in western North Carolina...

* until 745 PM EDT

* at 548 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to slowly
moving thunderstorms stretching from the smokies to Cherokee to
Whittier. These thunderstorms were producing rainfall at rates of
1 to 2 inches per hour and additional heavy rainfall is likely
through 7 PM EDT. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory
area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Mingus creek north of Cherokee and Soco creek around Cherokee.
Flooding is also possible in low lying areas around Bryson City...
Cherokee... oconaluftee... Deep Creek..and Whittier.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around... don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

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 3559 8324 3544 8325 3534 8332 3535 8342
      3546 8347 3557 8342


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