Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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WGUS52 KCHS 241346

Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Charleston SC
946 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for portions of...
  Charleston County in southeastern South Carolina...

* Until 1115 AM EDT

* At 937 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated a stream of heavy rain
  continuing to impact Downtown Charleston, Mount Pleasant, and
  Sullivan`s Island. These areas have already received several
  inches of rain. Rainfall rates of 1 to 2 inches per hour will
  persist over the warned area. Emergency management has reported
  flash flooding is already occurring in several locations in the
  warned area and some water rescues have already taken place.
  Additional flooding is possible.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Charleston, Mount Pleasant, Downtown Charleston, Isle Of Palms,
  Sullivan`s Island, Boone Hall Plantation, Mount Pleasant Regional
  Airport and Mount Pleasant Towne Centre.

Additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches are possible in the
warned area.


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 3275 7984 3274 7990 3276 7997 3280 7999
      3283 7998 3283 7997 3278 7997 3283 7996
      3283 7990 3292 7978 3289 7972 3280 7971


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