The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a Flood Advisory for East central McDowell County in western North Carolina until 8:45 PM EDT Tuesday.
At 8:45 AM EDT, flooding continues along the Catawba River and around Lake James. Lake levels are slowly falling, and should continue to fall through the day. Portions of the shoreline will remain flooded, including but not limited to parts of the Moose Lodge Campground, House Boat Lane, and various lake access points and boat ramps.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include... Lake James State Park, Lake James and Nebo.
Please remember to avoid the high flows along the Catawba River, flooded roadways, and other low-lying areas.