Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
829 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

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ANDERSON SC-GREENVILLE SC-
829 AM EDT THU JUL 31 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
  EASTERN ANDERSON COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN GREENVILLE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1030 AM EDT

* AT 825 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
  AREA OF HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER RADAR
  ESTIMATED THAT UP TO 2 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN IN SOME
  LOCATIONS FROM MAULDIN...TO WILLIAMSTON...TO SOUTH OF ANDERSON IN
  THE LAST 3 HOURS.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO OCCUR...
  ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER CROSSINGS. SOME
  LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE...ANDERSON...
  DOWNTOWN GREENVILLE...BELTON...BROADWAY LAKE...CHERRYDALE POINT...
  DONALDSON CENTER...FIVE FORKS...FOUNTAIN INN...HAYWOOD MALL...
  HOMELAND PARK...HONEA PATH...I-85 AT AUGUSTA RD...I-85 AT I-185...
  I-85 AT PELHAM ROAD...IVA...MAULDIN...PIEDMONT...SHOPS AT
  GREENRIDGE...SIMPSONVILLE AND WILLIAMSTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND
UNDERPASSES AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE
ROADWAY. THE WATER DEPTH MAY BE TOO GREAT TO ALLOW YOUR CAR TO CROSS
SAFELY.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER...FLOODING...LANDSLIDES OR OTHER SEVERE
WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE SPARTANBURG BY
CALLING TOLL FREE...1...800...2 6 7...8 1 0 1...OR BY POSTING ON OUR
FACEBOOK PAGE...OR TWEET IT USING HASHTAG NWSGSP. YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD
DESCRIBE THE EVENT AND THE SPECIFIC LOCATION WHERE IT OCCURRED.

&&

LAT...LON 3426 8269 3437 8277 3488 8243 3489 8242
      3491 8223 3486 8223 3482 8218 3477 8215
      3459 8224 3454 8224

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