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  • Flood Watch

    Ashe County, North Carolina

    Start: April 24 at 4:04 AM EST

    Details

    End: April 24 at 4:04 PM EST

    NCZ001>003-018-019-VAZ015>017-032-242000- /O.CON.KRNK.FA.A.0002.000000T0000Z-180424T2000Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Ashe-Alleghany NC-Surry-Watauga-Wilkes-Grayson-Carroll-Floyd- Patrick- Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, Dobson, Boone, Wilkesboro, Independence, Whitetop, Troutdale, Volney, Galax, Floyd, and Stuart 431 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018 ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON... The Flood Watch continues for * Portions of North Carolina and southwest Virginia, including the following areas, in North Carolina, Alleghany NC, Ashe, Surry, Watauga, and Wilkes. In southwest Virginia, Carroll, Floyd, Grayson, and Patrick. * Until 4 PM EDT this afternoon * Prolonged moderate to heavy rainfall. Up to an additional two inches of rain through this afternoon, leading to event totals of three to four inches. Localized higher amounts possible. * Flooding of small streams and creeks, small rivers and urban areas, including the Watauga River, tributaries and creeks that flow into the New River and the urban areas of Boone, West Jefferson, and Galax. 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. && $$
  • Flood Watch

    Avery County, North Carolina

    Start: April 24 at 5:04 AM EST

    Details

    End: April 24 at 8:04 AM EST

    GAZ010-017-NCZ033-049-050-053-059-062>065-501>510-SCZ001>003- 241200- /O.CON.KGSP.FA.A.0003.000000T0000Z-180424T1200Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Rabun-Habersham-Avery-Yancey-Mitchell-Buncombe-Northern Jackson- Macon-Southern Jackson-Transylvania-Henderson-Caldwell Mountains- Greater Caldwell-Burke Mountains-Greater Burke-McDowell Mountains- Eastern McDowell-Rutherford Mountains-Greater Rutherford- Polk Mountains-Eastern Polk-Oconee Mountains-Pickens Mountains- Greenville Mountains- Including the cities of Clayton, Pine Mountain, Mountain City, Cornelia, Baldwin, Demorest, Clarkesville, Hollywood, Ingalls, Banner Elk, Newland, Swiss, Burnsville, Celo, Micaville, Ramseytown, Busick, Mount Mitchell State Park, Spruce Pine, Poplar, Asheville, Cullowhee, Tuckasegee, Sylva, Franklin, Rainbow Springs, Kyle, Nantahala Lake, Highlands, Wolf Mountain, Cashiers, Brevard, Cedar Mountain, Little River, Hendersonville, Fletcher, Dana, East Flat Rock, Tuxedo, Etowah, Patterson, Kings Creek, Lenoir, Sawmills, Granite Falls, Jonas Ridge, Morganton, Pleasant Grove, Valdese, Ashford, Sugar Hill, Woodlawn, Old Fort, Marion, Nebo, Dysartsville, Fero, Glenwood, Lake Lure, Forest City, Rutherfordton, Spindale, Saluda, Tryon, Columbus, Lake Adger, Mill Spring, Mountain Rest, Walhalla, Westminster, Pumpkintown, Tigerville, Gowensville, Caesars Head, Cleveland, and Marietta 509 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018 ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING... The Flood Watch continues for * portions of northeast Georgia, western North Carolina, and upstate South Carolina, including the following areas, in northeast Georgia, Habersham and Rabun. In western North Carolina, Avery, Buncombe, Burke Mountains, Caldwell Mountains, Eastern McDowell, Eastern Polk, Greater Burke, Greater Caldwell, Greater Rutherford, Henderson, Macon, McDowell Mountains, Mitchell, Northern Jackson, Polk Mountains, Rutherford Mountains, Southern Jackson, Transylvania, and Yancey. In upstate South Carolina, Greenville Mountains, Oconee Mountains, and Pickens Mountains. * until 8 AM EDT this morning * Although rainfall rates are diminishing around the region, locally moderate to heavy rain showers may still fall on locations that have received 3 to 6 inches of rain in the past 24 hours. Runoff on these saturated soil conditions may yet produce flooding in low-lying and flood prone areas in and near the eastern escarpment of the North Carolina mountains. * Flooding remains most likely along the upper reaches of the French Broad River and its associated tributaries. Flooding will also be possible along the western Catawba River chain in the North Carolina foothills. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts of heavy rainfall. You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible Flood Warnings. Consider moving vehicles and other property from known, flood-prone areas. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take quick action should flooding develop, including fleeing to higher ground. && $$
  • Flood Watch

    Burke County, North Carolina

    Start: April 24 at 5:04 AM EST

    Details

    End: April 24 at 8:04 AM EST

    GAZ010-017-NCZ033-049-050-053-059-062>065-501>510-SCZ001>003- 241200- /O.CON.KGSP.FA.A.0003.000000T0000Z-180424T1200Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Rabun-Habersham-Avery-Yancey-Mitchell-Buncombe-Northern Jackson- Macon-Southern Jackson-Transylvania-Henderson-Caldwell Mountains- Greater Caldwell-Burke Mountains-Greater Burke-McDowell Mountains- Eastern McDowell-Rutherford Mountains-Greater Rutherford- Polk Mountains-Eastern Polk-Oconee Mountains-Pickens Mountains- Greenville Mountains- Including the cities of Clayton, Pine Mountain, Mountain City, Cornelia, Baldwin, Demorest, Clarkesville, Hollywood, Ingalls, Banner Elk, Newland, Swiss, Burnsville, Celo, Micaville, Ramseytown, Busick, Mount Mitchell State Park, Spruce Pine, Poplar, Asheville, Cullowhee, Tuckasegee, Sylva, Franklin, Rainbow Springs, Kyle, Nantahala Lake, Highlands, Wolf Mountain, Cashiers, Brevard, Cedar Mountain, Little River, Hendersonville, Fletcher, Dana, East Flat Rock, Tuxedo, Etowah, Patterson, Kings Creek, Lenoir, Sawmills, Granite Falls, Jonas Ridge, Morganton, Pleasant Grove, Valdese, Ashford, Sugar Hill, Woodlawn, Old Fort, Marion, Nebo, Dysartsville, Fero, Glenwood, Lake Lure, Forest City, Rutherfordton, Spindale, Saluda, Tryon, Columbus, Lake Adger, Mill Spring, Mountain Rest, Walhalla, Westminster, Pumpkintown, Tigerville, Gowensville, Caesars Head, Cleveland, and Marietta 509 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018 ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING... The Flood Watch continues for * portions of northeast Georgia, western North Carolina, and upstate South Carolina, including the following areas, in northeast Georgia, Habersham and Rabun. In western North Carolina, Avery, Buncombe, Burke Mountains, Caldwell Mountains, Eastern McDowell, Eastern Polk, Greater Burke, Greater Caldwell, Greater Rutherford, Henderson, Macon, McDowell Mountains, Mitchell, Northern Jackson, Polk Mountains, Rutherford Mountains, Southern Jackson, Transylvania, and Yancey. In upstate South Carolina, Greenville Mountains, Oconee Mountains, and Pickens Mountains. * until 8 AM EDT this morning * Although rainfall rates are diminishing around the region, locally moderate to heavy rain showers may still fall on locations that have received 3 to 6 inches of rain in the past 24 hours. Runoff on these saturated soil conditions may yet produce flooding in low-lying and flood prone areas in and near the eastern escarpment of the North Carolina mountains. * Flooding remains most likely along the upper reaches of the French Broad River and its associated tributaries. Flooding will also be possible along the western Catawba River chain in the North Carolina foothills. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts of heavy rainfall. You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible Flood Warnings. Consider moving vehicles and other property from known, flood-prone areas. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take quick action should flooding develop, including fleeing to higher ground. && $$
  • Flood Watch

    Caldwell County, North Carolina

    Start: April 24 at 5:04 AM EST

    Details

    End: April 24 at 8:04 AM EST

    GAZ010-017-NCZ033-049-050-053-059-062>065-501>510-SCZ001>003- 241200- /O.CON.KGSP.FA.A.0003.000000T0000Z-180424T1200Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Rabun-Habersham-Avery-Yancey-Mitchell-Buncombe-Northern Jackson- Macon-Southern Jackson-Transylvania-Henderson-Caldwell Mountains- Greater Caldwell-Burke Mountains-Greater Burke-McDowell Mountains- Eastern McDowell-Rutherford Mountains-Greater Rutherford- Polk Mountains-Eastern Polk-Oconee Mountains-Pickens Mountains- Greenville Mountains- Including the cities of Clayton, Pine Mountain, Mountain City, Cornelia, Baldwin, Demorest, Clarkesville, Hollywood, Ingalls, Banner Elk, Newland, Swiss, Burnsville, Celo, Micaville, Ramseytown, Busick, Mount Mitchell State Park, Spruce Pine, Poplar, Asheville, Cullowhee, Tuckasegee, Sylva, Franklin, Rainbow Springs, Kyle, Nantahala Lake, Highlands, Wolf Mountain, Cashiers, Brevard, Cedar Mountain, Little River, Hendersonville, Fletcher, Dana, East Flat Rock, Tuxedo, Etowah, Patterson, Kings Creek, Lenoir, Sawmills, Granite Falls, Jonas Ridge, Morganton, Pleasant Grove, Valdese, Ashford, Sugar Hill, Woodlawn, Old Fort, Marion, Nebo, Dysartsville, Fero, Glenwood, Lake Lure, Forest City, Rutherfordton, Spindale, Saluda, Tryon, Columbus, Lake Adger, Mill Spring, Mountain Rest, Walhalla, Westminster, Pumpkintown, Tigerville, Gowensville, Caesars Head, Cleveland, and Marietta 509 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018 ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING... The Flood Watch continues for * portions of northeast Georgia, western North Carolina, and upstate South Carolina, including the following areas, in northeast Georgia, Habersham and Rabun. In western North Carolina, Avery, Buncombe, Burke Mountains, Caldwell Mountains, Eastern McDowell, Eastern Polk, Greater Burke, Greater Caldwell, Greater Rutherford, Henderson, Macon, McDowell Mountains, Mitchell, Northern Jackson, Polk Mountains, Rutherford Mountains, Southern Jackson, Transylvania, and Yancey. In upstate South Carolina, Greenville Mountains, Oconee Mountains, and Pickens Mountains. * until 8 AM EDT this morning * Although rainfall rates are diminishing around the region, locally moderate to heavy rain showers may still fall on locations that have received 3 to 6 inches of rain in the past 24 hours. Runoff on these saturated soil conditions may yet produce flooding in low-lying and flood prone areas in and near the eastern escarpment of the North Carolina mountains. * Flooding remains most likely along the upper reaches of the French Broad River and its associated tributaries. Flooding will also be possible along the western Catawba River chain in the North Carolina foothills. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on current forecasts of heavy rainfall. You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible Flood Warnings. Consider moving vehicles and other property from known, flood-prone areas. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be prepared to take quick action should flooding develop, including fleeing to higher ground. && $$
  • Flood Watch

    Watauga County, North Carolina

    Start: April 24 at 4:04 AM EST

    Details

    End: April 24 at 4:04 PM EST

    NCZ001>003-018-019-VAZ015>017-032-242000- /O.CON.KRNK.FA.A.0002.000000T0000Z-180424T2000Z/ /00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Ashe-Alleghany NC-Surry-Watauga-Wilkes-Grayson-Carroll-Floyd- Patrick- Including the cities of West Jefferson, Sparta, Dobson, Boone, Wilkesboro, Independence, Whitetop, Troutdale, Volney, Galax, Floyd, and Stuart 431 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018 ...FLOOD WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON... The Flood Watch continues for * Portions of North Carolina and southwest Virginia, including the following areas, in North Carolina, Alleghany NC, Ashe, Surry, Watauga, and Wilkes. In southwest Virginia, Carroll, Floyd, Grayson, and Patrick. * Until 4 PM EDT this afternoon * Prolonged moderate to heavy rainfall. Up to an additional two inches of rain through this afternoon, leading to event totals of three to four inches. Localized higher amounts possible. * Flooding of small streams and creeks, small rivers and urban areas, including the Watauga River, tributaries and creeks that flow into the New River and the urban areas of Boone, West Jefferson, and Galax. 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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