Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1052 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

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LAURENS SC-GREENWOOD SC-UNION SC-SPARTANBURG SC-GREENVILLE SC-
ABBEVILLE SC-CHEROKEE SC-ANDERSON SC-
1052 AM EST WED FEB 3 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  LAURENS COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  GREENWOOD COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  UNION COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  SPARTANBURG COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  GREENVILLE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  ABBEVILLE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  CHEROKEE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  ANDERSON COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 145 PM EST

* AT 1050 AM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN THAT WILL CAUSE
  MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA. EXCESSIVE RAINFALL RATES OF AN
  INCH PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE AS A LINE OF HEAVY RAIN PUSHES ACROSS
  THE UPSTATE. EXPECT REDUCED VISIBILITIES AND RAPID PONDING OF WATER
  IN LOW-LYING AREAS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN...SPARTANBURG...ANDERSON...GREENWOOD...
  GAFFNEY...LAURENS...UNION...ABBEVILLE...GREENVILLE EASTSIDE AND
  WEST GREENVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DO NOT DRIVE INTO AREAS WHERE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. TURN
AROUND...DONT DROWN.

PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATER FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING
PROPERTY...OR LANDSLIDES 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 3397 8231 3406 8233 3408 8248 3402 8259
      3447 8287 3448 8299 3483 8248 3507 8257
      3508 8275 3509 8274 3520 8241 3516 8139
      3495 8149 3450 8142 3445 8154 3453 8165
      3430 8190 3420 8194 3413 8187 3397 8201

$$

TDP


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