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Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC
1058 AM EDT THU OCT 11 2018
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for…
Cherokee County in Upstate South Carolina…
* Until 400 PM EDT.
* At 1055 AM EDT, Doppler radar was showing heavy tropical showers
moving into and/or developing atop Cherokee County. Rainfall
across the county has ranged from 2 to 2.5 inches since yesterday,
and localized additional rainfall may be around 2 inches. Flooding
of streams and low-spots is likely to develop, especially along
and northwest of I-85, and across greater Gaffney.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include…
Gaffney, Blacksburg, Cowpens National Battlefield, Cherokee Falls,
Draytonville, Thicketty and Kings Creek.
Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Do not attempt to cross
water-covered roadways, bridges, or low-level crossings. Only a few
inches of rapidly flowing water can carry away your vehicle. It is
not worth the risk. Please TURN AROUND, DON’T DROWN.
LAT…LON 3493 8174 3493 8176 3503 8179 3504 8181
3506 8181 3518 8187 3516 8137 3514 8140
3505 8141 3505 8147 3503 8149 3501 8148
3500 8149 3491 8168 3491 8171