Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
248 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

SCC091-021930-
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YORK SC-
248 PM EDT TUE JUN 2 2015

...THE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL
330 PM EDT FOR SOUTHWESTERN YORK COUNTY...

AT 244 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED CONTINUED HEAVY RAIN SHOWERS
MOVING OVER OR NEAR SOUTHWEST YORK COUNTY. RADAR INDICATED RAINFALL
RATES OF ONE HALF TO ONE INCH PER HOUR IN THE HEAVIEST
DOWNPOURS...AND THIS RAIN WAS FALLING ON GROUND ALREADY AFFECTED BY
1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN IN THE PAST TWO HOURS. RAINFALL RATES ARE
EXPECTED TO DIMINISH AFTER 330 PM.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
YORK...SHARON...HICKORY GROVE...MCCONNELLS AND BULLOCK CREEK.

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 3482 8121 3482 8148 3483 8146 3485 8145
      3487 8147 3490 8148 3491 8147 3494 8147
      3494 8149 3497 8149 3498 8148 3500 8148
      3504 8116

$$

HG



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