Special Weather Statement
The following areas are affected:
Haywood-Buncombe-Graham-Northern Jackson-Macon-Southern Jackson-
Cabarrus-Union-Rutherford Mountains-Greater Rutherford-
Polk Mountains-Eastern Polk-Oconee Mountains-Pickens Mountains-
Greenville Mountains-Greater Oconee-Greater Pickens-
Including the cities of Clayton, Pine Mountain, Mountain City,
Cornelia, Baldwin, Demorest, Clarkesville, Hollywood, Boydville,
Toccoa, Royston, Whitworth, Lavonia, Franklin Springs, Canon,
Hartwell, Nuberg, Reed Creek, Elberton, Fortsonia, Middleton,
Ruckersville, Faust, Mars Hill, Marshall, Walnut, Allenstand,
Hot Springs, Luck, Newfound Gap, Alarka, Almond, Bryson City,
Luada, Smokemont, Wesser, Waynesville, Waterville, Canton, Cruso,
Cove Creek, Lake Junaluska, Asheville, Robbinsville, Stecoah,
Cullowhee, Tuckasegee, Sylva, Franklin, Rainbow Springs, Kyle,
Nantahala Lake, Highlands, Wolf Mountain, Cashiers, Brevard,
Cedar Mountain, Little River, Hendersonville, Fletcher, Dana,
East Flat Rock, Tuxedo, Etowah, Shelby, Kings Mountain,
Lincolnton, Crouse, Gastonia, Charlotte, Huntersville, Matthews,
Concord, Kannapolis, Monroe, Trinity, Indian Trail, Weddington,
Lake Lure, Forest City, Rutherfordton, Spindale, Saluda, Tryon,
Columbus, Lake Adger, Mill Spring, Mountain Rest, Walhalla,
Westminster, Pumpkintown, Tigerville, Gowensville, Caesars Head,
Cleveland, Marietta, Seneca, Oakway, Easley, Dacusville, Clemson,
Greenville, Taylors, Greer, Mauldin, Fork Shoals, Simpsonville,
Berea, Spartanburg, Gaffney, Catawba, Rock Hill, Anderson,
Abbeville, Calhoun Falls, Laurens, Clinton, Union, Monarch Mills,
Blackstock, Chester, Cornwell, Great Falls, Ware Shoals,
and Ninety Six
628 AM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017
...PATCHY DENSE FOG DEVELOPING ACROSS MUCH OF THE REGION...
Patchy dense continues to develop across the mountain valleys and
southern foothills and piedmont of North Carolina, and across the
Upstate and northeast Georgia early this morning. Visibilities
have been dropping to a quarter mile or lower at times, especially
in the Greenville and Anderson areas. Motorists are urged to use
extra caution on their morning commute, use low beam headlights,
and allow extra time to reach their destinations. The fog should
lift by around 9 AM.
The following area is affected:
343 AM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017
The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a
* Flood Warning for
The Saluda River At Chappells
* until Thursday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 3 AM Wednesday the stage was 13.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* forecast...The river will rise above flood stage early this morning
And crest around 14.3 feet early this afternoon. The river will fall
below flood stage Wednesday April 26.
* At 14.0 feet...Lowlands around and downstream from Chappells become
flooded. Cattle grazing river bottomland should be moved to higher
LAT...LON 3417 8190 3420 8168 3412 8169 3414 8187
Here are the latest weather warnings for Upstate SC, Western NC and NE Georgia.