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7:41 PM EDT on April 19, 2015 (GMT -0400)
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Pressure 29.75 in
Visibility 1.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 600 ft
Overcast 1800 ft
Dew Point 63 °F
Humidity 96%
Rainfall 2.19 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 0.0 out of 12
Pollen 1.10 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Sporadic
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Tornado Watch
Statement as of 7:24 PM EDT on April 19, 2015

Tornado Watch 79 remains in effect until 800 PM EDT for the
following locations


NC
. North Carolina counties included are

Cabarrus Gaston Mecklenburg
Union




Flash Flood Warning
Statement as of 7:32 PM EDT on April 19, 2015

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
northern Mecklenburg County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
Cabarrus County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...

* until 1030 PM EDT

* at 728 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated a thunderstorm producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Between 2 and 4 inches of rain
have fallen across the area... with additional 1 to 2 inches
possible before the rain ends. Flash flooding has been reported in
central and southern portions of Mecklenburg County and is
expected to begin shortly across the northern portion of the
County. Expect significant rises on streams and creeks...
including Mallard... McDowell... Torrence... gar and the north and
south prongs of Clarke creek. Tributaries of the Rocky River in
western Cabarrus County will rise shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
downtown Concord... Kannapolis... northwest Charlotte... northeast
Charlotte... Huntersville... Cornelius... Davidson... Harrisburg...
Hidden Valley and Paw Creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Do not drive into areas where
water covers the roadway. Only a few inches of rapidly flowing water
can carry away your vehicle. Turn around... dont drown.

Please report flood water flowing over roads or threatening
property... or landslides to the National Weather Service Greenville
Spartanburg 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 3519 8051 3526 8065 3527 8101 3533 8098
      3534 8099 3535 8097 3535 8096 3536 8092
      3538 8095 3536 8097 3539 8095 3543 8096
      3545 8094 3549 8094 3551 8092 3550 8052


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624 PM EDT sun Apr 19 2015

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
southern Mecklenburg County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
southeastern Gaston County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
eastern York County in upstate South Carolina...

* until 1015 PM EDT

* at 621 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated a thunderstorm producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Between 1 and 3 inches of rain
have fallen since this morning... with an additional 1 to 2 inches
possible as this band of heavy rain moves through. Flash flooding
is expected to begin shortly. Expect significant rises on streams
in the area including Steele... Four Mile... lower sugar... Crooked
and goose creeks.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Gastonia... Rock Hill... Uptown Charlotte... Matthews... Mint Hill...
Fort Mill... Belmont... Pineville... South Gastonia and Tega Cay.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... highways and underpasses. Additionally...
country roads and farmlands along the banks of creeks... streams and
other low lying areas are subject to flooding.

Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Do not drive into areas where
water covers the roadway. Only a few inches of rapidly flowing water
can carry away your vehicle. Turn around... dont drown.

Please report flood water flowing over roads or threatening
property... or landslides to the National Weather Service Greenville
Spartanburg 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 3505 8075 3500 8084 3508 8091 3501 8091
      3492 8086 3490 8088 3486 8088 3486 8123
      3528 8122 3526 8065 3521 8055


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Areal Flood Watch
Statement as of 10:58 AM EDT on April 19, 2015

... Flood Watch remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of northeast Georgia... North Carolina and upstate
South Carolina... including the following areas... in northeast
Georgia... Franklin... Habersham... Hart... Rabun and Stephens. In
North Carolina... Alexander... Avery... Buncombe... Burke
mountains... Cabarrus... Caldwell mountains... Catawba...
Cleveland... Davie... eastern McDowell... eastern Polk...
Gaston... greater Burke... greater Caldwell... greater
Rutherford... Henderson... Iredell... Lincoln... Macon... McDowell
Mountains... Mecklenburg... Mitchell... Polk mountains... Rowan...
Rutherford mountains... southern Jackson... Transylvania and
Yancey. In upstate South Carolina... Anderson... Cherokee...
greater Greenville... greater Oconee... greater Pickens...
Greenville mountains... Oconee mountains... Pickens mountains...
Spartanburg and York.

* Until 8 PM EDT this evening.

* Moisture will increase across the region on today associated
with a passing warm front. In addition... an upper disturbance
will slide through the region aiding enhancement of any
showers and thunderstorms. Areas of heavy rainfall and
potential flooding are likely with some locations seeing up to
2 to 4 inches of rainfall.

* Where heavy rain occurs... small streams will rise rapidly and
possibly flood surrounding areas.

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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