Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
708 PM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

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GREENWOOD SC-ABBEVILLE SC-
708 PM EDT FRI AUG 19 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR RAPID RISES FOR...
  WEST CENTRAL GREENWOOD COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN ABBEVILLE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT

* AT 705 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS HAS RESULTED IN AN ESTIMATED 2.5 INCHES OF RAIN HAS
  FALLEN BETWEEN ABBEVILLE AND GREENWOOD. AN ADDITIONAL ONE TO TWO
  INCHES OF RAIN IS POSSIBLE AS ADDITIONAL STORMS TRACK OVER THE
  REGION THROUGH 830 PM. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM
  FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

DEEP PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS DUE TO POOR DRAINAGE WILL BE LIKELY
ESPECIALLY NEAR THE BYPASS AT BURTON PLAZA AND ALONG A PORTION OF
LAUREL STREET...AIRPORT...OLD LAURENS ROADS NEAR THE ROCKY RIVER AND
MCGHEE AND MONTAGUE AVENUES. TURNERS BRANCH WILL LIKELY FLOOD LOW
LYING AREAS ON POPLAR AND RONNIE DRIVES AND EARL COURT.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  GREENWOOD...ABBEVILLE AND PROMISED LAND.

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.

PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATER FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING
PROPERTY... OR LANDSLIDES TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE 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 3423 8209 3410 8208 3411 8241 3423 8240

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