Heavy Rainfall Brings Flash Flooding to Morganton

Heavy rainfall brought flash flooding to Morganton, North Carolina, on Thursday, October 7, with some parts of the state receiving up to 5 inches over a 24-hour period, according to local news reports.

Video posted by Scotty Powell is described as showing flooding that day on Bost Road, near the old Quaker Meadows Golf Course, in Morganton.

The National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch for areas of northeastern Georgia, western North Carolina, and upstate South Carolina until the morning of Friday, October 8. Credit: Scotty Powell via Storyful

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