Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Columbia SC
600 PM EDT FRI MAY 18 2018

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Western Burke County in east central Georgia...

* Until 800 PM EDT.

* At 558 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
  heavy rain across the warned area. Radar estimates of over three
  inches of rain has already fallen in the past hour and a half.
  Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. Burke County dispatch
  reported water flowing on the roadway on highway 56 south of
  Waynesboro.  Roads that cross Buckhead creek and Rocky creeks are
  likely to be flooding and motorists should use caution while
  driving.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Waynesboro.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Flash flooding will occur near small creeks and streams, country
roads, farmland and other low lying spots. Avoid traveling in the
warned area.

A Flash Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring.
Avoid travel in the warned area as some roads will be flooded. Never
attempt to drive through a flooded roadway.

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LAT...LON 3294 8218 3323 8210 3323 8208 3324 8207
      3323 8201 3323 8193 3292 8197 3292 8208
      3290 8211

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