Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
348 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  EXTREME SOUTH CENTRAL BERKELEY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH
  CAROLINA...
  CENTRAL CHARLESTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 645 PM EDT

* AT 341 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  VERY HEAVY RAIN OCCURRING NEAR DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON...OR ABOUT OVER
  DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 5 MPH.

  DOPPLER RADAR HAS INDICATED THAT OVER A HALF OF AN INCH  OF RAIN
  HAS FALLEN IN DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON...WITH AN ADDITIONAL INCH TO TWO
  INCHES EXPECTED IN THE NEXT COUPLE OF HOURS.

* FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN AND AROUND...
  CHARLES TOWNE LANDING...CHARLESTON NAVAL COMPLEX...CHARLESTON...
  DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON...JAMES ISLAND...MOUNT PLEASANT...MOUNT
  PLEASANT TOWNE CENTRE...FORT JOHNSON...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HIGH TIDE WILL INHIBIT RUNOFF OF HEAVY RAIN...FLOODING AREAS OF POOR
DRAINAGE IN DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON. AREAS MOST PRONE TO FLOODING INCLUDE
THE MARKET...CROSSTOWN...EAST BAY STREET AND MORRISON DRIVE.

TO REPORT FLOODING...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
CHARLESTON TOLL FREE AT 1-888-383-2024.

&&

LAT...LON 3275 7986 3278 7987 3277 7988 3278 7990
      3278 7991 3277 7991 3277 7992 3276 7991
      3276 7988 3275 7987 3274 7987 3268 8000
      3287 8007 3288 7984 3278 7980

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