Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
931 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

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ELBERT GA-
931 AM EDT FRI JUL 3 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 1130 AM EDT

* AT 927 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO A SERIES
  OF HEAVY SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CROSSING ELBERT COUNTY FROM THE
  WEST. ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE LIKELY THROUGH 11
  AM...AND THIS WILL CAUSE RAPID RISES ON SMALL STREAMS IN THE
  ADVISORY AREA.

* FLOODING IS MOST LIKELY IN THE SOUTHERN END OF THE COUNTY NEAR
  FORTSONIA AND POINTS SOUTH...ESPECIALLY ALONG RIVER ROAD AT
  FALLING CREEK AND WAHACHEE CREEK. ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS THAT MAY
  SEE FLOODING OR DEEP PONDING OF WATER INCLUDE ELBERTON...
  MIDDLETON...BOWMAN...AND RUCKERSVILLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE RAPID RISES ON SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...
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 3399 8265 3397 8278 3401 8294 3403 8294
      3410 8304 3415 8306 3416 8310 3420 8309
      3423 8307 3423 8303 3421 8298 3425 8291
      3429 8277 3427 8275 3415 8272 3413 8268
      3409 8264 3407 8265 3403 8260 3396 8257

$$

HG



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