Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
928 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

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ELBERT GA-ABBEVILLE SC-
928 PM EDT FRI SEP 12 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
  SOUTH CENTRAL ABBEVILLE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN ELBERT COUNTY IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 1230 AM EDT

* AT 926 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED BETWEEN 1 AND 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER THE
  ADVISORY AREA WITHIN THE PAST HOUR. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL UP TO 2
  INCHES LIKELY IN THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS.

* 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...CALHOUN FALLS.

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.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3397 8265 3398 8266 3398 8267 3398 8273
      3411 8264 3413 8239 3406 8240 3407 8248
      3407 8253 3402 8259 3397 8257

$$
JOH





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