• Flood Advisory

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    GAC105-119-147-241-257-SCC001-007-023-045-047-059-073-077-083-087- 111245- /O.NEW.KGSP.FA.Y.0270.181011T0642Z-181011T1245Z/ /00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Hart GA-Franklin GA-Stephens GA-Elbert GA-Rabun GA-Laurens SC- Pickens SC-Union SC-Oconee SC-Greenville SC-Chester SC- Spartanburg SC-Anderson SC-Abbeville SC-Greenwood SC- 242 AM EDT THU OCT 11 2018 The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a * Flood Advisory for... Hart County in northeastern Georgia... Franklin County in northeastern Georgia... Stephens County in northeastern Georgia... Elbert County in northeastern Georgia... Eastern Rabun County in northeastern Georgia... Laurens County in Upstate South Carolina... Southwestern Pickens County in Upstate South Carolina... Southern Union County in Upstate South Carolina... Oconee County in Upstate South Carolina... Southeastern Greenville County in Upstate South Carolina... Southwestern Chester County in Upstate South Carolina... South central Spartanburg County in Upstate South Carolina... Anderson County in Upstate South Carolina... Abbeville County in Upstate South Carolina... Greenwood County in Upstate South Carolina... * Until 845 AM EDT Thursday. * At 238 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to tropical rain bands. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has fallen over the past hour and with persistent banding of showers expected...another one to two inches of rain is expected over the next several hours. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... Anderson, Greenwood, Clemson, Laurens, Toccoa, Seneca, Abbeville, Elberton, Hartwell and Walhalla. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. 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. Only when it is safe to do so, please report floodwaters 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. && LAT...LON 3402 8224 3399 8228 3406 8233 3408 8248 3397 8259 3398 8286 3417 8310 3427 8312 3423 8335 3498 8334 3478 8271 3460 8123 3457 8142 3450 8142 3445 8154 3453 8164 3430 8190 3420 8194 3413 8187 3396 8201 $$

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