Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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WGUS82 KILM 302004
FLSILM

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
404 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

SCC041-067-302200-
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MARION SC-FLORENCE SC-
404 PM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EDT FOR MARION
AND SOUTHEASTERN FLORENCE COUNTIES...

AT 404 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE
ADVISORY AREA. RADAR ESTIMATES AS MUCH AS 2 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAS
FALLEN ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. THE HEAVIEST OF RAIN WAS ERODING
FROM THE SOUTH AND WEST...SO MAXIMUM RAINFALL AMOUNTS SHOULD NOT
EXCEED 3 INCHES IN ANY ONE COMMUNITY THROUGH 600 PM.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
MARION...MULLINS...JOHNSONVILLE...POSTON...KINGSBURG...GRESHAM...
RAINS...GAPWAY...SMITHBORO...BLUE BRICK...ZION AND CAROLINAS HOSPITAL
SYSTEM - MARION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED...OR
PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.
DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES.
IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.

PLEASE REPORT ANY FLOODING OBSERVED TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
IN WILMINGTON...1 800 697 3901.

&&

LAT...LON 3426 7951 3427 7950 3430 7940 3430 7937
      3428 7929 3425 7924 3426 7921 3426 7920
      3425 7915 3401 7933 3382 7937 3381 7952
      3425 7954

$$

RJD



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