Flash Flood Warning

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BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
159 PM EDT SUN SEP 16 2018

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for…
Southwestern Mecklenburg County in the Piedmont of North
Carolina…
York County in Upstate South Carolina…

* Until 745 PM EDT.

* At 152 PM EDT, Automated gauges in the warned area had received
locally around 4 inches of rainfall today. With the continued
influx of occasionally heavy tropical showers this afternoon, high
water conditions will be exasperated, and stream and creeks in the
area will come out of their banks. Urban flooding around Rock
Hill and into the Steele Creek around of Mecklenburg County will
become more prevalent as well. An additional inch or two of
rainfall may fall during the latter half of the afternoon.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Rock Hill, York, Fort Mill, Tega Cay, Clover, Newport, Town Of Lake
Wylie, Lesslie, Steele Creek and Catawba.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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.

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LAT…LON 3490 8088 3487 8088 3484 8087 3482 8090
3482 8120 3516 8133 3515 8101 3510 8095
3511 8093 3507 8090 3503 8090 3501 8091
3499 8089 3492 8086

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CSH