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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
527 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

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LONG GA-
527 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
  SOUTHERN LONG COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...

* UNTIL 730 PM EDT

* AT 520 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  HEAVY RAIN OCCURRING ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 MILES NORTHEAST
  OF TIBET TO LUDOWICI...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH.

  AS MUCH AS 1 TO 1.5 INCHES HAS FALLEN SINCE LATE AFTERNOON AND AN
  ADDITIONAL 1 TO 1.5 INCHES CAN STILL OCCUR.

* LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO...
  TIBET...LUDOWICI...LUDOWICI...AIMAR...MURRAYS CROSSING...ELIM...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS HEAVY RAINFALL WILL RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER ON
AREA ROADS AND IN LOW SPOTS. SLOW DOWN TO REDUCE THE RISK OF
HYDROPLANING. IF WATER COVERS THE ENTIRE ROADWAY OR IS FLOWING...FIND
ANOTHER ROUTE. THE WATER IS PROBABLY MUCH DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS AND
ONLY ONE FOOT OF WATER CAN STALL A VEHICLE. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3181 8168 3179 8164 3176 8164 3169 8150
      3164 8153 3155 8170 3158 8171 3161 8174
      3160 8175 3162 8176 3161 8177 3165 8181
      3165 8182 3167 8185 3171 8188 3173 8191

$$

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