Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Greer, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
658 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

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YORK SC-
658 AM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  SOUTHEASTERN YORK COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 900 AM EDT

* AT 654 AM EDT...REPORTING GAUGES INDICATE FLOODING ALONG WILDCAT
  CREEK IN SOUTHEASTERN YORK COUNTY. THE STREAM GAGE ON WILDCAT
  CREEK AT ROBERTSON ROAD WAS AT 9.3 FEET AND RISING SLOWLY. THE
  CREEK SHOULD CREST BY 8 AM AND THEN FALL BACK BELOW FLOOD STAGE.

AT A LEVEL OF 9 FEET...MCCONNELS HIGHWAY AT WILDCAT CREEK AND SALUDA
ROAD AND HIGHWAY 324 WILL BE FLOODED.

LOCATIONS ALONG WILDCAT CREEK FROM ROCK HILL TO THE COUNTY LINE
WILL BE THE MOST LIKELY PLACE TO EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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.

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 8101 3482 8111 3497 8120 3496 8106
      3490 8098

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