Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
342 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

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ELBERT GA-
342 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  ELBERT COUNTY IN NORTHEASTERN GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 545 PM EDT

* AT 341 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING IN THE ADVISORY AREA.
  UP TO TWO INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN OVER THE LAST HOUR AND A HALF.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  ELBERTON...MIDDLETON...BOWMAN...RUSSELL STATE PARK...
  RUCKERSVILLE...SWEET CITY...DEWY ROSE...ROCK BRANCH...LAKE RUSSELL
  AND NUBERG.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE PONDING OF WATER IN URBAN AREAS...STREETS
AND UNDERPASSES...AS WELL AS OTHER POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING
SPOTS. RAPID RISES ON SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS WILL ALSO OCCUR...
POSSIBLY FLOODING LOW WATER CROSSINGS AND FARMLAND. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO
TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED ROADS. 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 3403 8294 3404 8298 3411 8303 3415 8306
      3417 8310 3423 8307 3423 8299 3421 8298
      3425 8291 3429 8277 3427 8275 3421 8274
      3415 8272 3413 8268 3411 8266 3402 8294

$$

CDG


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