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Warnings

flash flood
Berkeley County, SC

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 530 PM EDT FOR SOUTH
CENTRAL BERKELEY...WESTERN CHARLESTON AND SOUTHEASTERN DORCHESTER
COUNTIES...
...DANGEROUS FLASH FLOODING IN PROGRESS...

AT 341 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE AREA OF HEAVY RAIN CAPABLE OF PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING.
THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM LADSON TO JAMES
ISLAND...OR ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM LADSON TO FORT SUMTER...
MOVING NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH.

SPOTTER AND RADAR REPORTS INDICATE BETWEEN 4 AND 8 INCHES OF RAIN
HAS FALLEN IN SOME AREAS THIS AFTERNOON. EXPECT ANOTHER 2 TO LOCALLY
5 INCHES TO FALL THROUGH 530 PM WHICH WILL PRODUCE AREAS OF FLASH
FLOODING. LAW ENFORCEMENT AND SPOTTER REPORTS INDICATE SEVERAL
STREETS IN DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON AS WELL AS FOLLY BEACH ARE FLOODED.
FLOODING WILL ONLY WORSEN IN THESE AREAS OVER THE NEXT HOUR AND
COULD ENTER HOMES AND BUSINESSES. TAKE ACTION NOW TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY.

FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN AND AROUND DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON...WEST
ASHLEY...DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON...NORTH CHARLESTON...MIDDLETON
PLACE...DELMAR CROSSROADS...JOHNS ISLAND...JAMES ISLAND...
FOLLY BEACH...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID DRIVING INTO WATER ON THE ROAD. THE WATER IS USUALLY DEEPER
THAN IT APPEARS AND THE ROAD MAY BE WASHED OUT. ONLY ONE FOOT OF
WATER WILL STALL A VEHICLE AND LESS THAN TWO FEET OF WATER CAN FLOAT
AND CARRY AWAY A VEHICLE. FLOODING IS THE NUMBER ONE WEATHER-RELATED
CAUSE OF DEATH IN THE UNITED STATES. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS
MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

KEEP CHILDREN AWAY FROM STORM DRAINS...WATER CATCHMENTS...AND
STREAMS. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF MOVING WATER CAN KNOCK A CHILD OFF
THEIR FEET AND SWEEP THEM TO THEIR DEATH.

TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT FLOODING...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN CHARLESTON TOLL FREE AT 1-888-383-2024 OR EMAIL YOUR
REPORTS TO CHS.SKYWARN@NOAA.GOV. REPORTS CAN ALSO BE SENT THROUGH
TWITTER USING #WXREPORT.

&&

LAT...LON 3276 7987 3275 7987 3273 7986 3268 7988
3264 7998 3261 8000 3259 8010 3291 8034
3305 8009 3277 7987 3277 7989 3278 7990
3277 7991 3277 7992 3276 7992 3276 7987
3277 7986 3275 7985

$$

Charleston County, SC

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 530 PM EDT FOR SOUTH
CENTRAL BERKELEY...WESTERN CHARLESTON AND SOUTHEASTERN DORCHESTER
COUNTIES...
...DANGEROUS FLASH FLOODING IN PROGRESS...

AT 341 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE AREA OF HEAVY RAIN CAPABLE OF PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING.
THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM LADSON TO JAMES
ISLAND...OR ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM LADSON TO FORT SUMTER...
MOVING NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH.

SPOTTER AND RADAR REPORTS INDICATE BETWEEN 4 AND 8 INCHES OF RAIN
HAS FALLEN IN SOME AREAS THIS AFTERNOON. EXPECT ANOTHER 2 TO LOCALLY
5 INCHES TO FALL THROUGH 530 PM WHICH WILL PRODUCE AREAS OF FLASH
FLOODING. LAW ENFORCEMENT AND SPOTTER REPORTS INDICATE SEVERAL
STREETS IN DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON AS WELL AS FOLLY BEACH ARE FLOODED.
FLOODING WILL ONLY WORSEN IN THESE AREAS OVER THE NEXT HOUR AND
COULD ENTER HOMES AND BUSINESSES. TAKE ACTION NOW TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY.

FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN AND AROUND DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON...WEST
ASHLEY...DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON...NORTH CHARLESTON...MIDDLETON
PLACE...DELMAR CROSSROADS...JOHNS ISLAND...JAMES ISLAND...
FOLLY BEACH...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID DRIVING INTO WATER ON THE ROAD. THE WATER IS USUALLY DEEPER
THAN IT APPEARS AND THE ROAD MAY BE WASHED OUT. ONLY ONE FOOT OF
WATER WILL STALL A VEHICLE AND LESS THAN TWO FEET OF WATER CAN FLOAT
AND CARRY AWAY A VEHICLE. FLOODING IS THE NUMBER ONE WEATHER-RELATED
CAUSE OF DEATH IN THE UNITED STATES. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS
MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

KEEP CHILDREN AWAY FROM STORM DRAINS...WATER CATCHMENTS...AND
STREAMS. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF MOVING WATER CAN KNOCK A CHILD OFF
THEIR FEET AND SWEEP THEM TO THEIR DEATH.

TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT FLOODING...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN CHARLESTON TOLL FREE AT 1-888-383-2024 OR EMAIL YOUR
REPORTS TO CHS.SKYWARN@NOAA.GOV. REPORTS CAN ALSO BE SENT THROUGH
TWITTER USING #WXREPORT.

&&

LAT...LON 3276 7987 3275 7987 3273 7986 3268 7988
3264 7998 3261 8000 3259 8010 3291 8034
3305 8009 3277 7987 3277 7989 3278 7990
3277 7991 3277 7992 3276 7992 3276 7987
3277 7986 3275 7985

$$

Dorchester County, SC

...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 530 PM EDT FOR SOUTH
CENTRAL BERKELEY...WESTERN CHARLESTON AND SOUTHEASTERN DORCHESTER
COUNTIES...
...DANGEROUS FLASH FLOODING IN PROGRESS...

AT 341 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE AREA OF HEAVY RAIN CAPABLE OF PRODUCING FLASH FLOODING.
THESE STORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM LADSON TO JAMES
ISLAND...OR ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM LADSON TO FORT SUMTER...
MOVING NORTHWEST AT 5 MPH.

SPOTTER AND RADAR REPORTS INDICATE BETWEEN 4 AND 8 INCHES OF RAIN
HAS FALLEN IN SOME AREAS THIS AFTERNOON. EXPECT ANOTHER 2 TO LOCALLY
5 INCHES TO FALL THROUGH 530 PM WHICH WILL PRODUCE AREAS OF FLASH
FLOODING. LAW ENFORCEMENT AND SPOTTER REPORTS INDICATE SEVERAL
STREETS IN DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON AS WELL AS FOLLY BEACH ARE FLOODED.
FLOODING WILL ONLY WORSEN IN THESE AREAS OVER THE NEXT HOUR AND
COULD ENTER HOMES AND BUSINESSES. TAKE ACTION NOW TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY.

FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN AND AROUND DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON...WEST
ASHLEY...DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON...NORTH CHARLESTON...MIDDLETON
PLACE...DELMAR CROSSROADS...JOHNS ISLAND...JAMES ISLAND...
FOLLY BEACH...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID DRIVING INTO WATER ON THE ROAD. THE WATER IS USUALLY DEEPER
THAN IT APPEARS AND THE ROAD MAY BE WASHED OUT. ONLY ONE FOOT OF
WATER WILL STALL A VEHICLE AND LESS THAN TWO FEET OF WATER CAN FLOAT
AND CARRY AWAY A VEHICLE. FLOODING IS THE NUMBER ONE WEATHER-RELATED
CAUSE OF DEATH IN THE UNITED STATES. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS
MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

KEEP CHILDREN AWAY FROM STORM DRAINS...WATER CATCHMENTS...AND
STREAMS. ONLY A FEW INCHES OF MOVING WATER CAN KNOCK A CHILD OFF
THEIR FEET AND SWEEP THEM TO THEIR DEATH.

TO REPORT SIGNIFICANT FLOODING...PLEASE CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE IN CHARLESTON TOLL FREE AT 1-888-383-2024 OR EMAIL YOUR
REPORTS TO CHS.SKYWARN@NOAA.GOV. REPORTS CAN ALSO BE SENT THROUGH
TWITTER USING #WXREPORT.

&&

LAT...LON 3276 7987 3275 7987 3273 7986 3268 7988
3264 7998 3261 8000 3259 8010 3291 8034
3305 8009 3277 7987 3277 7989 3278 7990
3277 7991 3277 7992 3276 7992 3276 7987
3277 7986 3275 7985

$$

Watches

flash flood
Abbeville County, SC

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA...WESTERN
NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA...ELBERT...FRANKLIN...
HABERSHAM...HART...RABUN AND STEPHENS. IN WESTERN NORTH
CAROLINA...AVERY...BURKE MOUNTAINS...BUNCOMBE...CALDWELL
MOUNTAINS...EASTERN MCDOWELL...EASTERN POLK...GREATER BURKE...
GREATER CALDWELL...GREATER RUTHERFORD...GRAHAM...HAYWOOD...
HENDERSON...MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS...MACON...MADISON...MITCHELL...
NORTHERN JACKSON...POLK MOUNTAINS...RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHERN JACKSON...SWAIN...TRANSYLVANIA AND YANCEY. IN UPSTATE
SOUTH CAROLINA...ABBEVILLE...ANDERSON...GREATER GREENVILLE...
GREATER OCONEE...GREATER PICKENS...GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS...
GREENWOOD...LAURENS...OCONEE MOUNTAINS...PICKENS MOUNTAINS AND
SPARTANBURG.

* THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* INCREASING MOIST SOUTHEAST FLOW WILL SUPPORT HEAVY PRECIPITATION
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.

* WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO RISE IN STREAMS AND CREEKS ACROSS
THE WARNED AREA. POORLY DRAINED URBAN AREAS...AND LOW LYING
AREAS NEAR STREAMS AND CREEKS...WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO
FLOODING. PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS WILL BE POSSIBLE AS WELL.
THE AREA FROM ANDERSON TO GREENVILLE IN SOUTH CAROLINA WILL SEE
THE FIRST IMPACTS...AS HEAVY RAINFALL HAS ALREADY OCCURRED THERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

Anderson County, SC

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA...WESTERN
NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA...ELBERT...FRANKLIN...
HABERSHAM...HART...RABUN AND STEPHENS. IN WESTERN NORTH
CAROLINA...AVERY...BURKE MOUNTAINS...BUNCOMBE...CALDWELL
MOUNTAINS...EASTERN MCDOWELL...EASTERN POLK...GREATER BURKE...
GREATER CALDWELL...GREATER RUTHERFORD...GRAHAM...HAYWOOD...
HENDERSON...MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS...MACON...MADISON...MITCHELL...
NORTHERN JACKSON...POLK MOUNTAINS...RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHERN JACKSON...SWAIN...TRANSYLVANIA AND YANCEY. IN UPSTATE
SOUTH CAROLINA...ABBEVILLE...ANDERSON...GREATER GREENVILLE...
GREATER OCONEE...GREATER PICKENS...GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS...
GREENWOOD...LAURENS...OCONEE MOUNTAINS...PICKENS MOUNTAINS AND
SPARTANBURG.

* THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* INCREASING MOIST SOUTHEAST FLOW WILL SUPPORT HEAVY PRECIPITATION
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.

* WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO RISE IN STREAMS AND CREEKS ACROSS
THE WARNED AREA. POORLY DRAINED URBAN AREAS...AND LOW LYING
AREAS NEAR STREAMS AND CREEKS...WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO
FLOODING. PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS WILL BE POSSIBLE AS WELL.
THE AREA FROM ANDERSON TO GREENVILLE IN SOUTH CAROLINA WILL SEE
THE FIRST IMPACTS...AS HEAVY RAINFALL HAS ALREADY OCCURRED THERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

Greenville County, SC

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA...WESTERN
NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA...ELBERT...FRANKLIN...
HABERSHAM...HART...RABUN AND STEPHENS. IN WESTERN NORTH
CAROLINA...AVERY...BURKE MOUNTAINS...BUNCOMBE...CALDWELL
MOUNTAINS...EASTERN MCDOWELL...EASTERN POLK...GREATER BURKE...
GREATER CALDWELL...GREATER RUTHERFORD...GRAHAM...HAYWOOD...
HENDERSON...MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS...MACON...MADISON...MITCHELL...
NORTHERN JACKSON...POLK MOUNTAINS...RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHERN JACKSON...SWAIN...TRANSYLVANIA AND YANCEY. IN UPSTATE
SOUTH CAROLINA...ABBEVILLE...ANDERSON...GREATER GREENVILLE...
GREATER OCONEE...GREATER PICKENS...GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS...
GREENWOOD...LAURENS...OCONEE MOUNTAINS...PICKENS MOUNTAINS AND
SPARTANBURG.

* THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* INCREASING MOIST SOUTHEAST FLOW WILL SUPPORT HEAVY PRECIPITATION
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.

* WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO RISE IN STREAMS AND CREEKS ACROSS
THE WARNED AREA. POORLY DRAINED URBAN AREAS...AND LOW LYING
AREAS NEAR STREAMS AND CREEKS...WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO
FLOODING. PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS WILL BE POSSIBLE AS WELL.
THE AREA FROM ANDERSON TO GREENVILLE IN SOUTH CAROLINA WILL SEE
THE FIRST IMPACTS...AS HEAVY RAINFALL HAS ALREADY OCCURRED THERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

Greenwood County, SC

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA...WESTERN
NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA...ELBERT...FRANKLIN...
HABERSHAM...HART...RABUN AND STEPHENS. IN WESTERN NORTH
CAROLINA...AVERY...BURKE MOUNTAINS...BUNCOMBE...CALDWELL
MOUNTAINS...EASTERN MCDOWELL...EASTERN POLK...GREATER BURKE...
GREATER CALDWELL...GREATER RUTHERFORD...GRAHAM...HAYWOOD...
HENDERSON...MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS...MACON...MADISON...MITCHELL...
NORTHERN JACKSON...POLK MOUNTAINS...RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHERN JACKSON...SWAIN...TRANSYLVANIA AND YANCEY. IN UPSTATE
SOUTH CAROLINA...ABBEVILLE...ANDERSON...GREATER GREENVILLE...
GREATER OCONEE...GREATER PICKENS...GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS...
GREENWOOD...LAURENS...OCONEE MOUNTAINS...PICKENS MOUNTAINS AND
SPARTANBURG.

* THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* INCREASING MOIST SOUTHEAST FLOW WILL SUPPORT HEAVY PRECIPITATION
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.

* WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO RISE IN STREAMS AND CREEKS ACROSS
THE WARNED AREA. POORLY DRAINED URBAN AREAS...AND LOW LYING
AREAS NEAR STREAMS AND CREEKS...WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO
FLOODING. PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS WILL BE POSSIBLE AS WELL.
THE AREA FROM ANDERSON TO GREENVILLE IN SOUTH CAROLINA WILL SEE
THE FIRST IMPACTS...AS HEAVY RAINFALL HAS ALREADY OCCURRED THERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

Laurens County, SC

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA...WESTERN
NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA...ELBERT...FRANKLIN...
HABERSHAM...HART...RABUN AND STEPHENS. IN WESTERN NORTH
CAROLINA...AVERY...BURKE MOUNTAINS...BUNCOMBE...CALDWELL
MOUNTAINS...EASTERN MCDOWELL...EASTERN POLK...GREATER BURKE...
GREATER CALDWELL...GREATER RUTHERFORD...GRAHAM...HAYWOOD...
HENDERSON...MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS...MACON...MADISON...MITCHELL...
NORTHERN JACKSON...POLK MOUNTAINS...RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHERN JACKSON...SWAIN...TRANSYLVANIA AND YANCEY. IN UPSTATE
SOUTH CAROLINA...ABBEVILLE...ANDERSON...GREATER GREENVILLE...
GREATER OCONEE...GREATER PICKENS...GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS...
GREENWOOD...LAURENS...OCONEE MOUNTAINS...PICKENS MOUNTAINS AND
SPARTANBURG.

* THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* INCREASING MOIST SOUTHEAST FLOW WILL SUPPORT HEAVY PRECIPITATION
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.

* WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO RISE IN STREAMS AND CREEKS ACROSS
THE WARNED AREA. POORLY DRAINED URBAN AREAS...AND LOW LYING
AREAS NEAR STREAMS AND CREEKS...WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO
FLOODING. PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS WILL BE POSSIBLE AS WELL.
THE AREA FROM ANDERSON TO GREENVILLE IN SOUTH CAROLINA WILL SEE
THE FIRST IMPACTS...AS HEAVY RAINFALL HAS ALREADY OCCURRED THERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

Oconee County, SC

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA...WESTERN
NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA...ELBERT...FRANKLIN...
HABERSHAM...HART...RABUN AND STEPHENS. IN WESTERN NORTH
CAROLINA...AVERY...BURKE MOUNTAINS...BUNCOMBE...CALDWELL
MOUNTAINS...EASTERN MCDOWELL...EASTERN POLK...GREATER BURKE...
GREATER CALDWELL...GREATER RUTHERFORD...GRAHAM...HAYWOOD...
HENDERSON...MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS...MACON...MADISON...MITCHELL...
NORTHERN JACKSON...POLK MOUNTAINS...RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHERN JACKSON...SWAIN...TRANSYLVANIA AND YANCEY. IN UPSTATE
SOUTH CAROLINA...ABBEVILLE...ANDERSON...GREATER GREENVILLE...
GREATER OCONEE...GREATER PICKENS...GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS...
GREENWOOD...LAURENS...OCONEE MOUNTAINS...PICKENS MOUNTAINS AND
SPARTANBURG.

* THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* INCREASING MOIST SOUTHEAST FLOW WILL SUPPORT HEAVY PRECIPITATION
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.

* WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO RISE IN STREAMS AND CREEKS ACROSS
THE WARNED AREA. POORLY DRAINED URBAN AREAS...AND LOW LYING
AREAS NEAR STREAMS AND CREEKS...WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO
FLOODING. PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS WILL BE POSSIBLE AS WELL.
THE AREA FROM ANDERSON TO GREENVILLE IN SOUTH CAROLINA WILL SEE
THE FIRST IMPACTS...AS HEAVY RAINFALL HAS ALREADY OCCURRED THERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

Pickens County, SC

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA...WESTERN
NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA...ELBERT...FRANKLIN...
HABERSHAM...HART...RABUN AND STEPHENS. IN WESTERN NORTH
CAROLINA...AVERY...BURKE MOUNTAINS...BUNCOMBE...CALDWELL
MOUNTAINS...EASTERN MCDOWELL...EASTERN POLK...GREATER BURKE...
GREATER CALDWELL...GREATER RUTHERFORD...GRAHAM...HAYWOOD...
HENDERSON...MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS...MACON...MADISON...MITCHELL...
NORTHERN JACKSON...POLK MOUNTAINS...RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHERN JACKSON...SWAIN...TRANSYLVANIA AND YANCEY. IN UPSTATE
SOUTH CAROLINA...ABBEVILLE...ANDERSON...GREATER GREENVILLE...
GREATER OCONEE...GREATER PICKENS...GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS...
GREENWOOD...LAURENS...OCONEE MOUNTAINS...PICKENS MOUNTAINS AND
SPARTANBURG.

* THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* INCREASING MOIST SOUTHEAST FLOW WILL SUPPORT HEAVY PRECIPITATION
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.

* WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO RISE IN STREAMS AND CREEKS ACROSS
THE WARNED AREA. POORLY DRAINED URBAN AREAS...AND LOW LYING
AREAS NEAR STREAMS AND CREEKS...WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO
FLOODING. PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS WILL BE POSSIBLE AS WELL.
THE AREA FROM ANDERSON TO GREENVILLE IN SOUTH CAROLINA WILL SEE
THE FIRST IMPACTS...AS HEAVY RAINFALL HAS ALREADY OCCURRED THERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

&&

$$

Spartanburg County, SC

...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A

* FLASH FLOOD WATCH FOR PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA...WESTERN
NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...INCLUDING THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...IN NORTHEAST GEORGIA...ELBERT...FRANKLIN...
HABERSHAM...HART...RABUN AND STEPHENS. IN WESTERN NORTH
CAROLINA...AVERY...BURKE MOUNTAINS...BUNCOMBE...CALDWELL
MOUNTAINS...EASTERN MCDOWELL...EASTERN POLK...GREATER BURKE...
GREATER CALDWELL...GREATER RUTHERFORD...GRAHAM...HAYWOOD...
HENDERSON...MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS...MACON...MADISON...MITCHELL...
NORTHERN JACKSON...POLK MOUNTAINS...RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS...
SOUTHERN JACKSON...SWAIN...TRANSYLVANIA AND YANCEY. IN UPSTATE
SOUTH CAROLINA...ABBEVILLE...ANDERSON...GREATER GREENVILLE...
GREATER OCONEE...GREATER PICKENS...GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS...
GREENWOOD...LAURENS...OCONEE MOUNTAINS...PICKENS MOUNTAINS AND
SPARTANBURG.

* THROUGH FRIDAY MORNING.

* INCREASING MOIST SOUTHEAST FLOW WILL SUPPORT HEAVY PRECIPITATION
ACROSS THE WARNED AREA.

* WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO RISE IN STREAMS AND CREEKS ACROSS
THE WARNED AREA. POORLY DRAINED URBAN AREAS...AND LOW LYING
AREAS NEAR STREAMS AND CREEKS...WILL BE ESPECIALLY VULNERABLE TO
FLOODING. PONDING OF WATER ON ROADS WILL BE POSSIBLE AS WELL.
THE AREA FROM ANDERSON TO GREENVILLE IN SOUTH CAROLINA WILL SEE
THE FIRST IMPACTS...AS HEAVY RAINFALL HAS ALREADY OCCURRED THERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT CONDITIONS MAY DEVELOP THAT LEAD
TO FLASH FLOODING. FLASH FLOODING IS A VERY DANGEROUS SITUATION.

YOU SHOULD MONITOR LATER FORECASTS AND BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION
SHOULD FLASH FLOOD WARNINGS BE ISSUED.

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Advisories

flood
Anderson County, SC

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR HEAVY RAINFALL IN...
EASTERN ANDERSON COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 500 PM EDT

* AT 313 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
HEAVY RAIN SHOWER PRODUCING RAINFALL RATES OF OVER AN INCH PER
HOUR MOVING NORTH FROM ABBEVILLE COUNTY. THIS SHOWER WILL MOVE
OVER THE SAME AREAS THAT HAVE RECEIVED 4 TO 6 INCHES OF RAINFALL
SINCE THIS MORNING.

* RUNOFF FROM THIS RAINFALL WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING TO OCCUR...
ESPECIALLY ALONG SMALL STREAMS AND NEAR LOW WATER CROSSINGS.
SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE MINOR FLOODING INCLUDE...
BELTON AND WILLIAMSTON. RAPID RISES TO NEAR BANKFULL MAY BE
OBSERVED ON SOME STREAMS...INCLUDING HENCOOP CREEK...ROCKY RIVER
AND SMALLER TRIBUTARIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM THIS STORM WILL CAUSE MINOR FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...URBAN AREAS...HIGHWAYS...STREETS AND UNDERPASSES
AS WELL AS OTHER DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

PLEASE REPORT HIGH WATER...FLOODING...LANDSLIDES OR OTHER SEVERE
WEATHER 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.

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LAT...LON 3429 8264 3458 8259 3465 8246 3464 8245
3463 8245 3458 8242 3457 8243 3455 8241
3438 8247

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Your Forecast

Today's Forecast

Today's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 70°

Expect a quite unsettled weather pattern the next several days, however, the good news is that our unseasonably cool temperatures will continue through the weekend as long as you can dodge the periods of rain.  1-3" rain totals are possible through the weekend.

Our rain chance will fluctuate between 50%-60% Friday through Sunday with mainly showers/isolated storms and highs in the 80s.

Meteorologist Ben Tanner

1-Day Forecast: Columbia

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 88°
  • 70°

30% PM Storms

Currently in Columbia as of

  • 83°(Feels like 87°)
  • Light Rain
  • Wind: ESE @ 10 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:35
  • Sunset: 20:26
  • Humidity: 65%
  • UV Index: 8.00

1-Day Forecast: Columbia

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • °

T-Storms

Currently in Columbia as of

  • 83°(Feels like 86°)
  • Cloudy
  • Wind: VRB @ 6 mph
  • Barometer: 30.08 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:35
  • Sunset: 20:25
  • Humidity: 59%
  • UV Index: 10.00

1-Day Forecast: Florence

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • °

Cloudy

Currently in Florence as of

  • 85°(Feels like 88°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: E @ 13 mph
  • Barometer: 30.07 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:29
  • Sunset: 20:21
  • Humidity: 55%
  • UV Index: 10.00

1-Day Forecast: Myrtle Beach Air Force Base

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • °

Partly Cloudy

Currently in Myrtle Beach AFB as of

  • 82°(Feels like 88°)
  • Partly Cloudy
  • Wind: E @ 14 mph
  • Barometer: 30.08 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:27
  • Sunset: 20:17
  • Humidity: 70%
  • UV Index: 10.00

1-Day Forecast: Orangeburg

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 86°
  • °

Cloudy

Currently in Orangeburg as of

  • 76°(Feels like 79°)
  • Thunder
  • Wind: SSE @ 13 mph
  • Barometer: 30.06 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:35
  • Sunset: 20:24
  • Humidity: 77%
  • UV Index: 10.00

1-Day Forecast: Shaw Air Force Base

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 85°
  • °

Cloudy

Currently in Shaw AFB as of

  • 82°(Feels like 89°)
  • Rain
  • Wind: ENE @ 10 mph
  • Barometer: 30.05 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:33
  • Sunset: 20:23
  • Humidity: 74%
  • UV Index: 8.00

1-Day Forecast: Mcentire Air National Guard Weather Facility Base

Thursday
Thursday's Forecast Image
  • 84°
  • °

Cloudy

Currently in McEntire as of

  • 82°(Feels like 86°)
  • Light Rain
  • Wind: E @ 7 mph
  • Barometer: 30.07 in.
  • Sunrise: 06:34
  • Sunset: 20:25
  • Humidity: 67%
  • UV Index: 10.00

Regional Conditions

Columbia
83°
Columbia
83°
Florence
85°
Myrtle Beach AFB
82°
Orangeburg
76°
Shaw AFB
82°
McEntire
82°
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