Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
200 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

SCC091-010900-
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YORK SC-
200 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR URBAN AREAS AND SMALL STREAMS IN...
  SOUTHEASTERN YORK COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 500 AM EDT

* AT 157 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED
  THAT HEAVY RAIN HAD FALLEN OVER THE AREA. THAT HEAVY RAIN HAS
  RESULTED IN FLOODING.

FLOOD WATERS ARE MOVING DOWN WILDCAT CREEK FROM THE SOUTH SIDE OF
ROCK HILL TO THE CHESTER COUNTY LINE. THE STREAM GAGE AT ROBERTSON
ROAD HAS ALREADY CRESTED...BUT WILL FALL SLOWLY OVER THE NEXT HOUR
OR TWO AND FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE PERHAPS AROUND 3 TO 4 AM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. DO NOT DRIVE AROUND BARRICADES
AND 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.

&&

LAT...LON 3490 8088 3484 8087 3482 8090 3482 8113
      3504 8108 3506 8105 3504 8104 3511 8093
      3508 8091 3503 8090 3501 8091 3499 8089
      3497 8088 3496 8087 3492 8086

$$

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