Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
516 PM EDT SUN JUL 13 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  NORTH CENTRAL CHATHAM COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...
  SOUTH CENTRAL JASPER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 815 PM EDT

* AT 513 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL RAINS FALLING IN PORT WENTWORTH
  AND GARDEN CITY. AS MUCH AS 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN
  IN THESE AREAS SINCE 315 PM. AN ADDITIONAL 2 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE THROUGH 815 PM...LEADING TO AREAS OF SIGNIFICANT FLOODING.
  THE THUNDERSTORMS WERE NEARLY STATIONARY.

* FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN AND AROUND...
  GARDEN CITY...HUTCHINSON ISLAND...PORT WENTWORTH...SAVANNAH
  AIRPORT...HIGHWAY 25...HIGHWAY 30...SAVANNAH WILDLIFE REFUGE...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

KEEP CHILDREN AWAY FROM STORM DRAINS...WATER CATCHMENTS...AND
STREAMS. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF MOVING WATER CAN KNOCK A CHILD OFF
THEIR FEET AND SWEEP THEM TO THEIR DEATH.

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

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LAT...LON 3221 8116 3215 8104 3203 8112 3212 8127

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