HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK – Heavy Rain Possible Afternoon/Tonight

August 11, 2014 Posted by

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
438 AM EDT MON AUG 11 2014

GAZ010-017-018-026-028-029-NCZ033-035>037-048>053-056>059-062>065-
068>072-082-501>510-SCZ001>014-019-120845-
RABUN-HABERSHAM-STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-AVERY-ALEXANDER-
IREDELL-DAVIE-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-CATAWBA-
ROWAN-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
HENDERSON-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION NC-
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-GREATER OCONEE-
GREATER PICKENS-GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-CHEROKEE-YORK-
ANDERSON-ABBEVILLE-LAURENS-UNION SC-CHESTER-GREENWOOD-
438 AM EDT MON AUG 11 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST GEORGIA…PIEDMONT
NORTH CAROLINA…WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE…TODAY AND TONIGHT.

NUMEROUS THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED TO DEVELOP TODAY…WITH THE
GREATEST COVERAGE DURING THE AFTERNOON. A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE
ALSO EXPECTED OVERNIGHT TONIGHT. THE MAIN THREATS WILL BE CLOUD
TO GROUND LIGHTNING AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAIN. A COUPLE OF STORMS
COULD ALSO PRODUCE STRONG WIND GUSTS…ESPECIALLY IN THE MOUNTAINS
LATE TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

..TUESDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..WEDNESDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..FRIDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SATURDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SUNDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

NONE.

$$
WIMBERLEY

Hazardous Weather Outlook Update @ 4:10PM

August 8, 2014 Posted by

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
410 PM EDT FRI AUG 8 2014

GAZ010-017-018-026-028-029-NCZ033-035>037-048>053-056>059-062>065-
068>072-082-501>510-SCZ001>014-019-092015-
RABUN-HABERSHAM-STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-AVERY-ALEXANDER-
IREDELL-DAVIE-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-CATAWBA-
ROWAN-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
HENDERSON-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION NC-
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-GREATER OCONEE-
GREATER PICKENS-GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-CHEROKEE-YORK-
ANDERSON-ABBEVILLE-LAURENS-UNION SC-CHESTER-GREENWOOD-
410 PM EDT FRI AUG 8 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST GEORGIA…PIEDMONT
NORTH CAROLINA…WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE…TONIGHT.

NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL MOVE ACROSS THE
AREA TONIGHT AS AN UPPER LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES ALONG A STATIONARY
FRONT NEAR OUR REGION. THE MAIN THREATS FROM ANY THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING…AND HEAVY RAINFALL. SOME OF
THE SHOWERS AND STORMS MAY MOVE REPEATEDLY OVER THE SAME AREAS…
INCREASING THE LIKELIHOOD OF SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

..SATURDAY…HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE. THE STATIONARY FRONT WILL
CONTINUE TO BE A FOCUS FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MULTIPLE
ROUNDS OF HEAVY RAINFALL MAY AFFECT THE SAME AREAS…LEADING TO
LOCALIZED FLOODING.
..SUNDAY…HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE. THE STATIONARY FRONT WILL AGAIN
BE A FOCUS FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. MULTIPLE ROUNDS OF HEAVY
RAINFALL MAY AFFECT THE SAME AREAS…LEADING TO LOCALIZED
FLOODING.
..MONDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..TUESDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..WEDNESDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

SKYWARN SPOTTERS ARE REQUESTED TO FORWARD ANY REPORTS OF DAMAGING
WINDS OR FLASH FLOODING TO OUR OFFICE.

$$

NOAA Hazardous Weather Outlook – Heavy Rain

August 8, 2014 Posted by

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
556 AM EDT FRI AUG 8 2014

GAZ010-NCZ033-048>053-058-059-062>065-501-503-505-507-509-SCZ001>006-
091000-
RABUN-AVERY-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-
NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-HENDERSON-
CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-BURKE MOUNTAINS-MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-
RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-POLK MOUNTAINS-OCONEE MOUNTAINS-
PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-GREATER OCONEE-
GREATER PICKENS-GREATER GREENVILLE-
556 AM EDT FRI AUG 8 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTHEAST
GEORGIA AND WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA…AND THE ADJACENT PORTION OF
UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE…TODAY AND TONIGHT.

NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP TODAY AS AN UPPER
LEVEL DISTURBANCE MOVES ALONG A STATIONARY FRONT ACROSS OUR
REGION. THE MAIN THREATS FROM ANY THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE CLOUD TO
GROUND LIGHTNING…AND HEAVY RAINFALL. MOIST UPSLOPE FLOW INTO THE
BLUE RIDGE MAY CAUSE SHOWERS TO FORM REPEATEDLY OVER THE SAME
AREAS…INCREASING THE LIKELIHOOD OF SIGNIFICANT ACCUMULATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

..SATURDAY…HEAVY RAIN POSSIBLE. THE STATIONARY FRONT WILL
CONTINUE TO BE A FOCUS FOR SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS…
PARTICULARLY LATE SATURDAY AFTERNOON AND EVENING. MULTIPLE ROUNDS
OF HEAVY RAINFALL MAY AFFECT THE SAME AREAS…LEADING TO LOCALIZED
FLOODING.
..SUNDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..MONDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..TUESDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..WEDNESDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

NONE.

$$

NWS Flash Flood Watch – Jackson County

July 31, 2014 Posted by

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WGUS62 KGSP 311440
FFAGSP

URGENT – IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WATCH
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1040 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

…FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT…

.MOIST SOUTHEAST FLOW INTO THE MOUNTAINS AND FOOTHILLS OF THE
WESTERN CAROLINAS AND NORTHEAST GEORGIA IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE
TODAY AND TONIGHT WHILE AN UPPER LEVEL SYSTEM APPROACHES FROM THE
WEST. PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED TO INCREASE IN COVERAGE AND
INTENSITY ACROSS MUCH OF THE WESTERN CAROLINAS AND NORTHEAST
GEORGIA…INCREASING THE CHANCE OF FLASH FLOODING.

GAZ010-017-018-026-028-029-NCZ033-048>053-058-059-062>065-501>510-
SCZ001>007-010>012-019-312200-
/O.NEW.KGSP.FF.A.0003.140731T1500Z-140801T1600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
RABUN-HABERSHAM-STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-AVERY-MADISON-
YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-GRAHAM-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-GREATER OCONEE-GREATER PICKENS-
GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-ANDERSON-ABBEVILLE-LAURENS-
GREENWOOD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…CLAYTON…CLARKESVILLE…TOCCOA…
HARTWELL…ELBERTON…NEWLAND…SPRUCE PINE…CHEROKEE…
BRYSON CITY…WAYNESVILLE…ASHEVILLE…SYLVA…FRANKLIN…
BREVARD…HENDERSONVILLE…LENOIR…MORGANTON…MARION…
LAKE LURE…RUTHERFORD…COLUMBUS…GREENVILLE…SPARTANBURG…
ANDERSON…ABBEVILLE…LAURENS…GREENWOOD
1040 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

…FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING…

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA…WESTERN
NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS…IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA…ELBERT…FRANKLIN…
HABERSHAM…HART…RABUN AND STEPHENS. IN WESTERN NORTH
CAROLINA…AVERY…BURKE MOUNTAINS…BUNCOMBE…CALDWELL
MOUNTAINS…EASTERN MCDOWELL…EASTERN POLK…GREATER BURKE…
GREATER CALDWELL…GREATER RUTHERFORD…GRAHAM…HAYWOOD…
HENDERSON…MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS…MACON…MADISON…MITCHELL…
NORTHERN JACKSON…POLK MOUNTAINS…RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS…
SOUTHERN JACKSON…SWAIN…TRANSYLVANIA AND YANCEY. IN UPSTATE
SOUTH CAROLINA…ABBEVILLE…ANDERSON…GREATER GREENVILLE…
GREATER OCONEE…GREATER PICKENS…GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS…
GREENWOOD…LAURENS…OCONEE MOUNTAINS…PICKENS MOUNTAINS AND
SPARTANBURG.

* THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* INCREASING MOIST SOUTHEAST FLOW WILL SUPPORT HEAVY PRECIPITATION
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.

* WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO RISE IN STREAMS AND CREEKS ACROSS
THE WARNED AREA. POORLY DRAINED URBAN AREAS…AND LOW LYING
AREAS NEAR STREAMS AND CREEKS…WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO
FLOODING. PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS WILL BE POSSIBLE AS WELL.
THE AREA FROM ANDERSON TO GREENVILLE IN SOUTH CAROLINA WILL SEE
THE FIRST IMPACTS…AS HEAVY RAINFALL HAS ALREADY OCCURRED THERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

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