Flood Statement 18:21:50.6584

WGUS82 KGSP 112221

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
621 PM EDT FRI AUG 11 2017

Greenville SC-Spartanburg SC-
621 PM EDT FRI AUG 11 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for Rapid Rises for…
Northeastern Greenville County in Upstate South Carolina…
Northwestern Spartanburg County in Upstate South Carolina…

* Until 715 PM EDT

* At 621 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding in
the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Landrum, Campobello, Glassy Mountain, Gowensville, North Saluda
Reservoir and Tigerville.

Additional rainfall of up to 2 inches is expected over the area.
This is expected to result in minor flooding.


Heavy rainfall will cause ponding of water in urban areas, streets
and underpasses, as well as other poor drainage areas and low lying
spots. Rapid rises on small creeks and streams will also occur,
possibly flooding low water crossings and farmland. Do not attempt to
travel across flooded roads. Turn around, dont drown.

If heavy rainfall continues, the advisory may be upgraded to a Flash
Flood Warning. People in flood prone areas, especially along creeks
and small streams, should prepare to move to higher ground quickly if
a Flash Flood Warning is issued.


LAT…LON 3519 8211 3507 8212 3509 8227 3508 8240
3517 8241 3519 8238 3518 8237 3519 8236
3519 8232 3520 8229