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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 4:01 PM EDT May. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* flood advisory for...
southwestern Florence County in northeastern South Carolina...

* until 700 PM EDT.

* At 400 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
1 to 2 inches of rain have fallen on already saturated ground.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lake City, Sardis, Effingham, Friendfield, Cartersville, New Hope,
Scranton, Coward, Olanta, Central Crossroads and Lake City
community hospital.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3411 8004 3405 7963 3381 7966 3382 7967
      3381 7969 3382 7973 3383 7974 3384 7980
      3388 7983 3389 7985 3388 7994 3395 7997
      3399 7989 3401 7991 3404 7999 3408 8003
      3409 8007


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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 4:01 PM EDT May. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a

* flood advisory for...
southwestern Florence County in northeastern South Carolina...

* until 700 PM EDT.

* At 400 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding in the advisory area.
1 to 2 inches of rain have fallen on already saturated ground.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Lake City, Sardis, Effingham, Friendfield, Cartersville, New Hope,
Scranton, Coward, Olanta, Central Crossroads and Lake City
community hospital.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

A flood advisory means river or stream flows are elevated, or ponding
of water in urban or other areas is occurring or is imminent.


Lat... Lon 3411 8004 3405 7963 3381 7966 3382 7967
      3381 7969 3382 7973 3383 7974 3384 7980
      3388 7983 3389 7985 3388 7994 3395 7997
      3399 7989 3401 7991 3404 7999 3408 8003
      3409 8007


Jdw


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