WEATER STATEMENT

National Weather Service Greenville-Spartanburg SC

900 AM EDT Thu Sep 17 2020
The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a
* Flash Flood Warning for… Anderson County in Upstate South Carolina… Abbeville County in Upstate South Carolina…
* Until 200 PM EDT.* At 858 AM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated heavy rain on the order of 2.5 inches had already fallen acros the warned area and another inch of rain is possible this morning. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. HAZARD… Flash flooding caused by heavy rain. SOURCE… Radar and automated gauges. IMPACT… Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas, highways, streets and underpasses as well as other drainage and low lying areas.
* Some locations that will experience flooding include… Anderson, Homeland Park,Belton, Northlake, Pendleton, Calhoun Falls, Due West, Iva, Lake Secession and Starr. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS… Numerous roads, parking lots and bridges will be threatened by heavy rain and rapidly rising streams and creeks. Please pay close attention to road signs indicating a flood-prone area. Obey all barricades, even if water is not currently over the Barricades are in place for your protection and indicate areas where flooding can occur rapidly and without warning.

About Allen Aycoth

President of The Blue Ridge Weather Watch
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