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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 10:11 PM EDT Jul. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
central Cabarrus County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...

* until 1215 am EDT.

* At 1009 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding. Overflowing poor
drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area.
Up to two inches of rain have fallen since 900 PM. Thunderstorms
remain nearly stationary in the area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Kannapolis, downtown Concord, Mt pleasant, Midland and finger.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Only when it is safe to do so, please report floodwaters or
landslides flowing over roads or threatening property to the National
Weather Service by calling toll-free, 1, 800, 2 6 7, 8 1 0 1, by
posting on our facebook Page, or via twitter using hashtag nwsgsp.
Your message should describe the event and the specific location
where it occurred, including roadways, nearby cross streets, stream
names, and other landmarks.


Lat... Lon 3538 8038 3521 8049 3522 8054 3550 8063
      3550 8040 3538 8037


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Special Statement
Issued: 10:52 PM EDT Jul. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Thunderstorms with torrential rainfall will impact western
Cabarrus... southeastern Iredell... northeastern Mecklenburg and
western Rowan counties until 1130 PM EDT...

At 1050 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking several thunderstorms
with torrential rainfall north and west of downtown Concord, moving
north at 10 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Huntersville, downtown Concord, Kannapolis, Salisbury, northeast
Charlotte, East Charlotte, West Concord, Cornelius, Mooresville and
Davidson.

Very heavy rainfall rates up to 2 inches per hour will be possible in
these areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall may flood areas with poor drainage, such as
ditches and underpasses. Avoid these areas and do not cross flooded
roads. Water levels of small streams may also rise rapidly. Seek
higher ground if threatened by flood waters.


Lat... Lon 3550 8063 3532 8057 3515 8077 3534 8092
      3548 8094 3583 8076 3576 8047 3573 8045
time... Mot... loc 0250z 196deg 10kt 3542 8068


Krentz

1052 PM EDT sun Jul 15 2018

... Thunderstorms with torrential rainfall will impact western
Cabarrus... southeastern Iredell... northeastern Mecklenburg and
western Rowan counties until 1130 PM EDT...

At 1050 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking several thunderstorms
with torrential rainfall north and west of downtown Concord, moving
north at 10 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Huntersville, downtown Concord, Kannapolis, Salisbury, northeast
Charlotte, East Charlotte, West Concord, Cornelius, Mooresville and
Davidson.

Very heavy rainfall rates up to 2 inches per hour will be possible in
these areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Torrential rainfall may flood areas with poor drainage, such as
ditches and underpasses. Avoid these areas and do not cross flooded
roads. Water levels of small streams may also rise rapidly. Seek
higher ground if threatened by flood waters.


Lat... Lon 3550 8063 3532 8057 3515 8077 3534 8092
      3548 8094 3583 8076 3576 8047 3573 8045
time... Mot... loc 0250z 196deg 10kt 3542 8068


Krentz


Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 10:11 PM EDT Jul. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in poor drainage areas for...
central Cabarrus County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...

* until 1215 am EDT.

* At 1009 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding. Overflowing poor
drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area.
Up to two inches of rain have fallen since 900 PM. Thunderstorms
remain nearly stationary in the area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Kannapolis, downtown Concord, Mt pleasant, Midland and finger.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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

Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the
dangers of flooding.

Only when it is safe to do so, please report floodwaters or
landslides flowing over roads or threatening property to the National
Weather Service by calling toll-free, 1, 800, 2 6 7, 8 1 0 1, by
posting on our facebook Page, or via twitter using hashtag nwsgsp.
Your message should describe the event and the specific location
where it occurred, including roadways, nearby cross streets, stream
names, and other landmarks.


Lat... Lon 3538 8038 3521 8049 3522 8054 3550 8063
      3550 8040 3538 8037


Ark