Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1229 PM EDT SUN MAY 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF...
  BULLOCH COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA...
  EFFINGHAM COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA...
  BRYAN COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 245 PM EDT

* AT 1224 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. FLASH FLOODING IS EITHER
  ONGOING OR IS ALREADY OCCURRING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  STATESBORO...BAY...LANIER...BROOKLET...STILSON...MELDRIM...LEEFIELD AND
  MARLOW.

RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 5 INCHES HAVE FALLEN OVER THE PAST 6 HOURS
AND ANOTHER BAND OF VERY HEAVY RAIN HAS DEVELOPED ACROSS THE AREA
FROM LEEFIELD TO STILSON...AND PINEORA TO EDEN. AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3
INCHES OF RAIN WILL BE POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT 2 HOURS. BULLOCH
COUNTY DISPATCH HAS ALREADY REPORTED A COUPLE OF AREA PONDS
OVERFLOWING...WHICH HAS MADE HAGAN MILL POND ROAD AND ALEX KNIGHT
ROAD IMPASSABLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD
DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

REPORT FLOODING DIRECTLY TO THE CHARLESTON NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
AT 1-888-383-2024 OR EMAIL YOUR REPORTS TO NWS.CHARLESTONSC@NOAA.GOV.

&&

LAT...LON 3220 8125 3205 8146 3243 8189 3255 8171
      3252 8164 3243 8159 3234 8151 3230 8137

$$


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