Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1109 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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UNION SC-CHESTER SC-
1109 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CENTRAL UNION COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  CHESTER COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 100 PM EDT

* AT 1105 AM EDT...AREAS OF HIGH WATER CONDITIONS AND ABOVE BANKFULL
  STREAM FLOWS WILL LINGER ACROSS THE ADVISED AREA INTO THIS
  AFTERNOON. A SWATH OF 3 INCH RAINFALL WAS OBSERVED ACROSS LOCALES
  SOUTH OF UNION TO SANTUCK TO WEST OF THE CITY OF CHESTER. FLOODING
  OF LOW SPOTS ALONG SELECT TRIBUTARIES OF THE CATAWBA AND BROAD
  RIVERS WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT MAY EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  UNION...CHESTER...GREAT FALLS...MONARCH MILL...FORT
  LAWN...CARLISLE... RICHBURG...LOWRYS...CHESTER STATE PARK AND ROSE
  HILL STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE RAPID RISES ON SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...
POSSIBLY FLOODING LOW WATER CROSSINGS AND FARMLAND. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3463 8090 3455 8087 3455 8097 3459 8170
      3464 8183 3469 8181 3475 8148 3482 8123
      3482 8090 3477 8087 3475 8088 3472 8087

$$

CSH



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