Huntersville, NC

4:24 PM EDT on April 24, 2017 (GMT -0400)
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Elev 0 ft 35.41 °N, 80.83 °W | Updated 6 seconds ago

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Wind Variable Wind from SE
Gusts 9.8 mph

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Pressure 29.79 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 700 ft
Dew Point 54 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 1.77 in
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6:39 AM 8:03 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KJQF 241950Z 04005G16KT 5SM BR OVC007 13/12 A2979
Pressure 29.79 in
Visibility 5.0 miles
Clouds Overcast 700 ft
Dew Point 54 °F
Humidity 99%
Rainfall 1.77 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:39 AM 8:03 PM
Waning Crescent, 4% visible
METAR KJQF 241950Z 04005G16KT 5SM BR OVC007 13/12 A2979

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Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 11:41 AM EDT Apr. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams in...
south central Mecklenburg County in the Piedmont of North
Carolina...
Union County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...

* until 1145 PM EDT Monday

* at 1141 am EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
that heavy rain was falling over the area. The heavy rain will
cause urban and small stream flooding. Overflowing poor drainage
areas will result in minor flooding as well. 2-4 inches of rain
have fallen over the past 24 hours. An additional 1-2 inches of
rain is likely over the next 6 hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Monroe, Weddington, Wesley Chapel, Wingate, Waxhaw, Marshville,
Mineral Springs, Marvin, sturdivants and jaars.

* Scattered, nuisance stream flooding is possible, including along:
Stewarts Creek, Richardson Creek, Salem creek, Beaverdam creek,
Buffalo Creek, Lanes Creek, West Fork Twelvemile creek, Flat Branch,
and Sixmile Creek.

* Some streets may be impacted, including:
Stafford St, Charlotte Ave, Curtis Rd and Sutherland Ave,
Macedonia church Rd and medlin Rd, Austin Grove church Rd,
Taylors St, Chestnut ln, and Antioch church Rd

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Do not attempt to cross
water-covered roadways, bridges, or low-level crossings. Only a few
inches of rapidly flowing water can carry away your vehicle. It is
not Worth the risk. Please turn around, don't drown.

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

When it is safe to do so, please report flood waters 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.


Lat... Lon 3481 8032 3482 8080 3494 8078 3503 8086
      3506 8082 3509 8072 3509 8069 3507 8069
      3505 8056 3519 8028


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600 am EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

... A Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams remains in
effect until 430 PM EDT Monday for Cabarrus... eastern Mecklenburg and
northeastern Union counties...

* at 555 am EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
that heavy rain was falling over the area. The heavy rain will
cause flooding. 2-3 inches of rain have fallen over the past
24 hours. An additional 2-3 inches of rain is likely over the
next 12-24 hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
downtown Concord, northeast Charlotte, West Concord, Mint Hill,
Indian Trail, Unionville, Harrisburg, Lake park, and Hemby Bridge.

* The following streamgauge has exceeded minor flood stage:
Mallard creek at Pavilion Blvd. 4 WNW Harrisburg
current stage: 13.06 ft / minor flood stage: 13.0 ft
impacts: at 13.0 ft, low-lying areas and the Mallard creek
Greenway near north Tryon street (u.S. Route 29) and east
Mallard creek Church Road, upstream of the streamgauge, may flood.

* The following streamgauges are above action stage and
may exceed minor flood stage:
Back Creek at Caldwell Rd. Near Harrisburg
Rocky River above irish Buffalo Creek 5 W Georgeville
Goose Creek at Mill Grove Rd. 4 NE Indian Trail

* flooding of numerous small and large streams is likely, including:
Rocky River, Goose Creek, Back Creek, Mallard creek, Mill Creek,
cold Water Creek, Reedy Creek, Clarke creek, Crooked Creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Do not attempt to cross
water-covered roadways, bridges, or low-level crossings. Only a few
inches of rapidly flowing water can carry away your vehicle. It is
not Worth the risk. Please turn around, don't drown.

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

When it is safe to do so, please report flood waters 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.


Lat... Lon 3505 8056 3507 8069 3520 8068 3531 8083
      3551 8083 3551 8069 3531 8042 3519 8051
      3518 8050 3518 8048 3517 8047 3516 8044
      3517 8042 3517 8039 3518 8037 3517 8036
      3519 8028 3518 8029


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600 am EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

... A Flood Warning for urban areas and small streams remains in
effect until 430 PM EDT Monday for Cabarrus... eastern Mecklenburg and
northeastern Union counties...

* at 555 am EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
that heavy rain was falling over the area. The heavy rain will
cause flooding. 2-3 inches of rain have fallen over the past
24 hours. An additional 2-3 inches of rain is likely over the
next 12-24 hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
downtown Concord, northeast Charlotte, West Concord, Mint Hill,
Indian Trail, Unionville, Harrisburg, Lake park, and Hemby Bridge.

* The following streamgauge has exceeded minor flood stage:
Mallard creek at Pavilion Blvd. 4 WNW Harrisburg
current stage: 13.06 ft / minor flood stage: 13.0 ft
impacts: at 13.0 ft, low-lying areas and the Mallard creek
Greenway near north Tryon street (u.S. Route 29) and east
Mallard creek Church Road, upstream of the streamgauge, may flood.

* The following streamgauges are above action stage and
may exceed minor flood stage:
Back Creek at Caldwell Rd. Near Harrisburg
Rocky River above irish Buffalo Creek 5 W Georgeville
Goose Creek at Mill Grove Rd. 4 NE Indian Trail

* flooding of numerous small and large streams is likely, including:
Rocky River, Goose Creek, Back Creek, Mallard creek, Mill Creek,
cold Water Creek, Reedy Creek, Clarke creek, Crooked Creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Do not attempt to cross
water-covered roadways, bridges, or low-level crossings. Only a few
inches of rapidly flowing water can carry away your vehicle. It is
not Worth the risk. Please turn around, don't drown.

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

When it is safe to do so, please report flood waters 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.


Lat... Lon 3505 8056 3507 8069 3520 8068 3531 8083
      3551 8083 3551 8069 3531 8042 3519 8051
      3518 8050 3518 8048 3517 8047 3516 8044
      3517 8042 3517 8039 3518 8037 3517 8036
      3519 8028 3518 8029


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Areal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 3:15 PM EDT Apr. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch now in effect through Tuesday morning...

The Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of Piedmont North Carolina, including the following
areas, Alexander, Cabarrus, Catawba, Davie, Iredell,
Mecklenburg, Rowan, and Union.

* Through Tuesday morning

* additional rounds of heavy showers are expected into tonight,
perhaps resulting in a localized additional inch of rainfall. On
top of saturated soils, lingering high water conditions,
elevated stream levels, flooding will be maintained, if not
aggravated.

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.





1233 PM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
Mecklenburg County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
southwestern Union County in the Piedmont of North Carolina...
east central York County in upstate South Carolina...

* until 700 PM EDT Monday

* at 1230 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
heavy rain which will cause urban and small stream flooding in the
advisory area. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in
minor flooding in the advisory area. 2-4 inches of rain have
fallen over the past 24 hours. An additional 1-2 inches of rain
is possible over the next 6 hours.

* Media has reported minor flooding along the little Sugar Creek
Greenway at Freedom Park. Similar flooding along greenways and
low-lying Parks is likely.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include:
Uptown Charlotte, Huntersville, central Charlotte, south Charlotte,
southwest Charlotte, East Charlotte, northwest Charlotte, Matthews,
Weddington and Fort Mill.

* Nuisance, action stage flooding of several small and large
streams is possible, including:
Long Creek, McDowell creek, Paw Creek, Irwin creek,
little Sugar Creek, Briar Creek, McAlpine creek, Fourmile creek,
Twelvemile creek, Waxhaw creek, Price Mill creek, and Sugar Creek.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Heavy rainfall will cause ponding of water in urban areas, streets
and underpasses, as well as other poor drainage areas and low lying
spots. Rapid rises on small creeks and streams will also occur,
possibly flooding low water crossings and farmland. Do not attempt to
travel across flooded roads. Turn around, dont drown.

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 3506 8060 3482 8062 3482 8080 3494 8078
      3508 8091 3501 8091 3492 8087 3494 8088
      3507 8101 3515 8104 3516 8100 3530 8100
      3536 8092 3538 8096 3547 8091 3548 8083
      3531 8083 3520 8068 3507 8069


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