Special Weather Statement 08:32:19.4452

WWUS82 KGSP 011231
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
831 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

SCZ007-009-012>014-011330-
SPARTANBURG SC-UNION SC-LAURENS SC-CHESTER SC-YORK SC-
831 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

…THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF
EAST CENTRAL LAURENS…UNION…SOUTHEASTERN YORK…SOUTH CENTRAL
SPARTANBURG AND CHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 930 AM EDT…

AT 830 AM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL
RAINFALL ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 9 MILES SOUTH OF ROCK HILL TO 7
MILES SOUTHWEST OF CHESTER TO 3 MILES NORTHWEST OF LAURENS…AND
MOVING EAST AT 20 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
UNION…CHESTER…LAURENS…GREAT FALLS…MONARCH MILL…BUFFALO…FORT
LAWN…CARLISLE…RICHBURG AND LOWRYS.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND TORRENTIAL RAINFALL RATES UP TO 3 INCHES
PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL MAY FLOOD AREAS WITH POOR DRAINAGE…SUCH AS
DITCHES AND UNDERPASSES. AVOID THESE AREAS AND DO NOT CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. WATER LEVELS OF SMALL STREAMS MAY ALSO RISE RAPIDLY. SEEK
HIGHER GROUND IF THREATENED BY FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT DRIVE ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS.

&&

LAT…LON 3464 8090 3454 8088 3457 8142 3452 8143
3452 8162 3453 8164 3452 8165 3452 8187
3455 8209 3472 8178 3486 8088 3486 8087
3483 8090 3470 8086
TIME…MOT…LOC 1230Z 271DEG 17KT 3480 8105 3462 8131 3455 8206

$$

LANE

Flood Statement 07:54:44.6376

WGUS82 KGSP 011153
FLSGSP

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
753 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

NCC119-179-SCC091-011445-
/O.NEW.KGSP.FA.Y.0023.160501T1153Z-160501T1445Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
MECKLENBURG NC-UNION NC-YORK SC-
753 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR…
SOUTH CENTRAL MECKLENBURG COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH
CAROLINA…
WEST CENTRAL UNION COUNTY IN THE PIEDMONT OF NORTH CAROLINA…
SOUTHEASTERN YORK COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 1045 AM EDT

* AT 743 AM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN FLOODING AND RAPID RISES ON
SMALL STREAMS IN THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
ROCK HILL…INDIAN TRAIL…WEDDINGTON…FORT
MILL…STALLINGS…WESLEY CHAPEL…LESSLIE…MARVIN…MATTHEWS AND
SOUTH CHARLOTTE.

ADDITIONAL RAINFALL OF 1 TO 2 INCHES IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA. THIS
IS THE SAME AREA THAT RECEIVED EXTREMELY HEAVY RAINFALL ON SATURDAY
EVENING. THIS ADDITIONAL WILL CAUSE RAPID RISES ON SMALLER STREAMS
AND CREEKS…INCLUDING WILDCAT CREEK…MANCHESTER CREEK…AND OTHER
TRIBUTARIES OF THE CATAWBA RIVER IN YORK COUNTY…TWELVEMILE CREEK
AND ITS TRIBUTARIES IN UNION COUNTY NORTH CAROLINA…AND OTHER SMALL
STREAMS NEAR THE UNION AND MECKLENBURG COUNTY LINE. FLOODING DUE TO
POOR DRAINAGE CAN ALSO BE EXPECTED IN URBAN AREAS…PARTICULARLY
LOW SPOTS THAT ARE PRONE TO FLOOD DURING HEAVY RAIN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

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.

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 3495 8079 3502 8085 3498 8089 3496 8087
3491 8087 3483 8104 3496 8109 3503 8090
3501 8091 3499 8089 3502 8086 3504 8087
3511 8070 3503 8062

$$

LANE

Special Weather Statement 07:33:38.6239

WWUS82 KGSP 011132
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
732 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

SCZ009-012>014-011230-
UNION SC-LAURENS SC-CHESTER SC-YORK SC-
732 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

…THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL RAINFALL WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF
EAST CENTRAL LAURENS…UNION…YORK AND CHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 830 AM
EDT…

AT 729 AM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH TORRENTIAL
RAINFALL ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 5 MILES WEST OF YORK TO 6 MILES
NORTHEAST OF UNION TO 13 MILES EAST OF LAURENS…AND MOVING EAST AT
25 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
ROCK HILL…UNION…YORK…CHESTER…FORT MILL…TEGA CAY…NEWPORT…
LESSLIE…MONARCH MILL AND LOCKHART.

WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH AND TORRENTIAL RAINFALL RATES UP TO 3 INCHES
PER HOUR WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL MAY FLOOD AREAS WITH POOR DRAINAGE…SUCH AS
DITCHES AND UNDERPASSES. AVOID THESE AREAS AND DO NOT CROSS FLOODED
ROADS. WATER LEVELS OF SMALL STREAMS MAY ALSO RISE RAPIDLY. SEEK
HIGHER GROUND IF THREATENED BY FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT DRIVE ACROSS
FLOODED ROADS.

&&

LAT…LON 3448 8156 3453 8164 3449 8168 3451 8193
3477 8159 3487 8151 3484 8146 3490 8148
3507 8135 3508 8106 3504 8104 3508 8098
3508 8091 3499 8089 3477 8095 3456 8114
3457 8142 3450 8142 3447 8151
TIME…MOT…LOC 1129Z 270DEG 20KT 3502 8132 3478 8152 3456 8180

$$

LANE

Special Weather Statement 06:25:15.5350

WWUS82 KGSP 011024
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
624 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

NCZ068-070-SCZ007>009-013-011100-
CLEVELAND NC-GASTON NC-SPARTANBURG SC-CHEROKEE SC-UNION SC-YORK SC-
624 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF CENTRAL GASTON…
SOUTHERN CLEVELAND…NORTHWESTERN UNION…YORK…CENTRAL SPARTANBURG
AND CHEROKEE COUNTIES UNTIL 700 AM EDT…

AT 624 AM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 4
MILES NORTHEAST OF SPARTANBURG…MOVING NORTHEAST AT 55 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
GASTONIA…ROCK HILL…SPARTANBURG…SHELBY…GAFFNEY…YORK…KINGS
MOUNTAIN…CHERRYVILLE…BESSEMER CITY AND SOUTH GASTONIA.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 50 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE
AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF OUTDOORS…TRY TO
GET INDOORS OR INTO A HARD TOPPED VEHICLE. OTHERWISE…STAY AWAY FROM
OPEN AREAS AND ISOLATED HIGH OBJECTS SUCH AS TREES. WHEN INDOORS…
STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS AND AVOID USING WIRED ELECTRONIC
DEVICES. DO NOT TAKE A SHOWER OR BATH. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY
APPLIANCES BEFORE THE STORM APPROACHES.

&&

LAT…LON 3478 8197 3503 8213 3518 8181 3518 8177
3521 8176 3542 8133 3541 8122 3508 8105
3506 8106 3505 8104 3494 8099
TIME…MOT…LOC 1024Z 239DEG 49KT 3500 8189

$$

WJM

Special Weather Statement 05:47:45.0145

WWUS82 KGSP 010947
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
547 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

NCZ068-508-SCZ003-006>009-013-014-011015-
CLEVELAND NC-GREATER RUTHERFORD NC-GREATER GREENVILLE SC-
GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS SC-SPARTANBURG SC-CHEROKEE SC-UNION SC-
CHESTER SC-YORK SC-
547 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF SOUTHEASTERN
RUTHERFORD…SOUTHWESTERN CLEVELAND…NORTHERN UNION…SOUTHWESTERN
YORK…SPARTANBURG…NORTHEASTERN GREENVILLE…CHEROKEE AND
NORTHWESTERN CHESTER COUNTIES UNTIL 615 AM EDT…

AT 546 AM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 15
MILES NORTHEAST OF GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN…OR 5 MILES EAST OF LAKE
ROBINSON…MOVING EAST AT 55 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN…SPARTANBURG…SHELBY…GAFFNEY…GREENVILLE
EASTSIDE…GREER…MAULDIN…TAYLORS…FIVE FORKS AND BOILING SPRINGS SC.

HALF INCH HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE
AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF OUTDOORS…TRY TO
GET INDOORS OR INTO A HARD TOPPED VEHICLE. OTHERWISE…STAY AWAY FROM
OPEN AREAS AND ISOLATED HIGH OBJECTS SUCH AS TREES. WHEN INDOORS…
STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS AND AVOID USING WIRED ELECTRONIC
DEVICES. DO NOT TAKE A SHOWER OR BATH. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY
APPLIANCES BEFORE THE STORM APPROACHES.

&&

LAT…LON 3477 8213 3478 8214 3477 8215 3478 8240
3510 8242 3519 8207 3519 8197 3522 8197
3533 8154 3475 8138
TIME…MOT…LOC 0946Z 259DEG 48KT 3502 8221

$$

WJM

Special Weather Statement 04:45:48.5673

WWUS82 KGSP 010845
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
445 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

SCZ002-003-005>007-010-012-010915-
GREATER GREENVILLE SC-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS SC-PICKENS MOUNTAINS SC-
SPARTANBURG SC-GREATER PICKENS SC-LAURENS SC-ANDERSON SC-
445 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF NORTHWESTERN
LAURENS…NORTHEASTERN PICKENS…NORTHWESTERN SPARTANBURG…
NORTHEASTERN GREENVILLE AND NORTHEASTERN ANDERSON COUNTIES UNTIL 515
AM EDT…

AT 444 AM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 6
MILES NORTHEAST OF PICKENS…MOVING EAST AT 45 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE…
GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN…EASLEY…PICKENS…GREENVILLE EASTSIDE…WEST
GREENVILLE…GREER…MAULDIN…TAYLORS…SIMPSONVILLE AND BEREA.

HALF INCH HAIL WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF OUTDOORS…TRY TO
GET INDOORS OR INTO A HARD TOPPED VEHICLE. OTHERWISE…STAY AWAY FROM
OPEN AREAS AND ISOLATED HIGH OBJECTS SUCH AS TREES. WHEN INDOORS…
STAY AWAY FROM WINDOWS AND DOORS AND AVOID USING WIRED ELECTRONIC
DEVICES. DO NOT TAKE A SHOWER OR BATH. TRY TO UNPLUG UNNECESSARY
APPLIANCES BEFORE THE STORM APPROACHES.

&&

LAT…LON 3483 8270 3501 8268 3508 8210 3464 8210
TIME…MOT…LOC 0844Z 274DEG 37KT 3492 8260

$$

WJM

Hazardous Weather Outlook 04:29:47.8156

FLUS42 KGSP 010829
HWOGSP

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
429 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

GAZ010-017-018-026-028-029-NCZ033-035>037-048>053-056>059-062>065-
068>072-082-501>510-SCZ001>014-019-020830-
RABUN-HABERSHAM-STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-AVERY-ALEXANDER-
IREDELL-DAVIE-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-CATAWBA-
ROWAN-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
HENDERSON-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-
CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-GREATER CALDWELL-BURKE MOUNTAINS-GREATER BURKE-
MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-EASTERN MCDOWELL-RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-
GREATER RUTHERFORD-POLK MOUNTAINS-EASTERN POLK-OCONEE MOUNTAINS-
PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-GREATER OCONEE-
GREATER PICKENS-GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-CHEROKEE-YORK-
ANDERSON-ABBEVILLE-LAURENS-CHESTER-GREENWOOD-
429 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST GEORGIA…PIEDMONT
NORTH CAROLINA…WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE…TODAY AND TONIGHT.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP ACROSS THE REGION ON SUNDAY.
A FEW STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE…PRODUCING SMALL HAIL
AND/OR GUSTY WIND…BUT THE BIGGEST THREAT WILL COME FROM
LOCALIZED VERY HEAVY RAINFALL.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN…MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY.

..MONDAY…THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED…SOME MAY BE ON THE STRONG
SIDE WITH AN ADDITIONAL RISK FROM LOCALIZED HEAVY RAINFALL.
..TUESDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..WEDNESDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..FRIDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SATURDAY…NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT…

NONE.

$$

Special Weather Statement 04:05:24.7082

WWUS82 KGSP 010804
SPSGSP

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
404 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

SCZ001-002-005-010845-
OCONEE MOUNTAINS SC-PICKENS MOUNTAINS SC-GREATER PICKENS SC-
404 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

…A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL IMPACT PORTIONS OF NORTHEASTERN OCONEE
AND PICKENS COUNTIES UNTIL 445 AM EDT…

AT 403 AM EDT…DOPPLER RADAR WAS TRACKING A STRONG THUNDERSTORM 9
MILES WEST OF PICKENS…OR NEAR KEOWEE TOXAWAY STATE PARK…MOVING
EAST AT 30 MPH.

LOCATIONS TO BE IMPACTED INCLUDE… EASLEY…PICKENS…SALEM…LAKE
KEOWEE…AND SIX MILE.

PEA SIZE HAIL AND WIND GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE IN THESE
AREAS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

THIS STORM MAY INTENSIFY…SO BE CERTAIN TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO AND TV
STATIONS…AS WELL AS LOCAL CABLE TV OUTLETS FOR ADDITIONAL
INFORMATION AND POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT…LON 3501 8297 3507 8257 3506 8260 3504 8260
3504 8259 3503 8259 3501 8260 3501 8255
3498 8254 3498 8255 3497 8254 3482 8248
3481 8251 3481 8290 3480 8303
TIME…MOT…LOC 0803Z 264DEG 25KT 3493 8287

$$

MOORE

Flash Flood Statement 00:51:23.3390

WGUS72 KGSP 010450
FFSGSP

FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1250 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

SCC091-010600-
/O.CON.KGSP.FF.W.0008.000000T0000Z-160501T0600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
YORK SC-
1250 AM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

…THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 200 AM EDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN YORK COUNTY…

AT 1249 AM EDT…HEAVY RAIN HAS MOVED OUT OF THE AREA…BUT STREAM
LEVELS REMAIN HIGH WITH SOME FLASH FLOODING CONTINUING.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
ROCK HILL…FORT MILL…TEGA CAY…LESSLIE…CATAWBA…CAROWINDS AND
NEWPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF RAPIDLY
FLOWING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. IT IS NOT WORTH THE RISK.
PLEASE TURN AROUND…DONT DROWN.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO…PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATERS OR LANDSLIDES
FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING PROPERTY TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG BY CALLING TOLL FREE…1…800…2
6 7…8 1 0 1…BY POSTING ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE…NWSGSP…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. YOUR REPORTS
ARE CRITICAL TO HELPING US VERIFY FLOOD EVENTS AND IMPROVE FUTURE
WARNINGS.

&&

LAT…LON 3490 8088 3484 8087 3482 8090 3482 8113
3504 8108 3506 8105 3504 8104 3511 8093
3508 8091 3504 8090 3503 8090 3501 8091
3499 8089 3492 8086

$$

TDP

Flash Flood Warning 22:54:11.0685

WGUS52 KGSP 010253
FFWGSP
SCC091-010600-
/O.EXT.KGSP.FF.W.0008.000000T0000Z-160501T0600Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
1053 PM EDT SAT APR 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS EXTENDED
THE

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR…
SOUTHEASTERN YORK COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA…

* UNTIL 200 AM EDT

* AT 1052 PM EDT…EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT REPORTED FLASH FLOODING
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. 5-7 INCHES OF RAIN HAVE FALLEN SINCE 630
PM EDT. FLASH FLOODING IS ALREADY OCCURRING…WITH MULTIPLE
REPORTS OF WATER RESCUES ACROSS THE ROCK HILL AND FORT MILL AREAS.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE…
ROCK HILL…FORT MILL…TEGA CAY…LESSLIE…CATAWBA…CAROWINDS AND
NEWPORT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS…

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF RAPIDLY
FLOWING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. IT IS NOT WORTH THE RISK.
PLEASE TURN AROUND…DONT DROWN.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

WHEN IT IS SAFE TO DO SO…PLEASE REPORT FLOOD WATERS OR LANDSLIDES
FLOWING OVER ROADS OR THREATENING PROPERTY TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG BY CALLING TOLL FREE…1…800…2
6 7…8 1 0 1…BY POSTING ON OUR FACEBOOK PAGE…NWSGSP…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. YOUR REPORTS
ARE CRITICAL TO HELPING US VERIFY FLOOD EVENTS AND IMPROVE FUTURE
WARNINGS.

&&

LAT…LON 3490 8088 3484 8087 3482 8090 3482 8113
3504 8108 3506 8105 3504 8104 3511 8093
3508 8091 3504 8090 3503 8090 3501 8091
3499 8089 3492 8086

$$

TDP