Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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

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CHESTER SC-LAURENS SC-YORK SC-UNION SC-
722 PM EDT SAT SEP 13 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
  CHESTER COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  EAST CENTRAL LAURENS COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN YORK COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHERN UNION COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT

* AT 715 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  THUNDERSTORMS WITH HEAVY RAINFALL ACROSS THE ADVISORY AREA. DOPPLER
  RADAR ESTIMATED THAT THE CLUSTERS OF THUNDERSTORMS HAVE PRODUCED
  POCKETS OF HEAVY RAIN...FROM 1 TO 2 INCHES AND ISOLATED THREE INCH
  AMOUNTS. THE AREAS MOST PRONE ARE ALONG AND SOUTH OF A LINE FROM
  LAURENS TO UNION TO CHESTER. THE STORMS WERE MOVING VERY
  ERRATICALLY AND SLOWLY. THEREFORE ANOTHER INCH OR TWO OF
  RAIN WILL BE LIKELY THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS...WITHIN THE
VARIOUS            THUNDERSTORM CLUSTERS.

* 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...CHESTER...UNION...BLACKSTOCK...CARLISLE...CATAWBA...CROSS
  KEYS...FISHING CREEK RESERVOIR...FORT LAWN...GREAT FALLS...GREAT
  FALLS RESERVOIR...LESSLIE...LOWRYS AND RICHBURG.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 3461 8194 3458 8187 3467 8183 3498 8089
      3495 8086 3484 8086 3482 8089 3470 8085
      3465 8089 3454 8088 3456 8141 3450 8141
      3448 8149 3444 8154 3452 8164 3439 8177

$$
STUREY






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