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Radar valid at 630 pm EDT, Aug 12th 2017

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NCZ065-122230-
Henderson NC-
523 PM EDT SAT AUG 12 2017

...A HEAVY RAIN SHOWER WILL IMPACT CENTRAL HENDERSON COUNTY UNTIL 630
PM EDT...

At 523 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a heavy rain shower 6 miles
west of Hendersonville, or near Etowah, moving east at 5 mph.

Locations to be impacted include...
Hendersonville, Mills River, Etowah, Mountain Home, Laurel Park, Flat
Rock, Valley Hill, Forge Mountain and Horse Shoe.

Torrential rainfall rates up to 3 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.

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LAT...LON 3526 8245 3532 8264 3533 8264 3539 8263
3541 8245
TIME...MOT...LOC 2123Z 277DEG 6KT 3535 8258

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