Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
758 PM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014

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STEPHENS GA-HABERSHAM GA-
758 PM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
  CENTRAL HABERSHAM COUNTY IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA...
  NORTHWESTERN STEPHENS COUNTY IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT

* AT 758 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED AROUND ONE TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER
  THE ADVISORY AREA WITHIN THE PAST HOUR. AN ADDITIONAL INCH IS
  POSSIBLE THROUGH 9 PM.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS EXCESSIVE RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO
  OCCUR...ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER
  CROSSINGS. SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING
  INCLUDE...CLARKESVILLE...TOCCOA...CORNELIA AND DEMOREST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. DO NOT
DRIVE THROUGH AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY.

&&

LAT...LON 3464 8358 3469 8334 3468 8334 3468 8333
      3467 8331 3465 8329 3455 8325 3450 8355

$$
JOH





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