Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
149 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

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GREENWOOD SC-
149 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR SMALL STREAMS IN...
  SOUTHERN GREENWOOD COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 445 AM EDT

* AT 146 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN WHICH WILL CAUSE FLOODING. RADAR IS ESTIMATING RAINFALL
  AMOUNTS OF 3 TO 6 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN SINCE 8 PM, WHICH
  RAIN STILL FALLING.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  NINETY SIX...TROY...GREENWOOD STATE PARK...NINETY SIX HISTORIC
  SITE...PROMISED LAND...BRADLEY...KIRKSEY...DYSON...EPWORTH AND
  CALLISON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS
WATER-COVERED ROADWAYS...BRIDGES...OR LOW-LEVEL CROSSINGS. ONLY A FEW
INCHES OF RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. IT IS
NOT WORTH THE RISK. PLEASE TURN AROUND...DON`T DROWN.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO...PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATERS OR LANDSLIDES
FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING PROPERTY TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE BY CALLING TOLL FREE...1...800...2 6 7...8 1 0 1...BY
POSTING ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE...OR VIA TWITTER USING HASHTAG NWSGSP.
YOUR MESSAGE SHOULD DESCRIBE THE EVENT AND THE SPECIFIC LOCATION
WHERE IT OCCURRED...INCLUDING ROADWAYS...NEARBY CROSS
STREETS...STREAM NAMES AND OTHER LANDMARKS.

&&

LAT...LON 3398 8205 3399 8215 3397 8218 3399 8221
      3402 8224 3397 8231 3407 8233 3411 8226
      3415 8224 3414 8213 3423 8198 3419 8192
      3418 8192 3418 8191 3415 8190 3413 8187
      3409 8192 3396 8201 3395 8205

$$

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