Abbeville County, South Carolina
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Flood Advisory
Abbeville SC-
1159 AM EDT MON APR 24 2017

The National Weather Service in Greenville-Spartanburg has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for Poor Drainage Areas
Abbeville County in Upstate South Carolina...

* Until 600 PM EDT Monday

* At 1154 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain may be causing
urban and small stream flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas
will result in minor flooding in the advisory area. 1-2.50
inches of rain have fallen over the past 24 hours. An additional
1-2 inches of rain is likely over the next 6 hours.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Abbeville, Calhoun Falls, Due West, Lowndesville, Antreville,
and Donalds.

* Scattered, nuisance stream flooding is possible, including along:
Little River, Long Cane Creek, Double Branch, Big Curltail Creek,
Calhoun Creek, Rocky River, Shanklin Creek, Morrow Creek,
Gill Creek, and Hogskin Creek.

* Some streets may be impacted, including:
Main St in Abbeville, Cedar Springs Rd, Carolina Circle,
Airport Rd, Herron Drive, Seneca St, and Highway 72


Heavy rainfall will cause ponding of water in urban areas, streets
and underpasses, as well as other poor drainage areas and low lying
spots. Rapid rises on small creeks and streams will also occur,
possibly flooding low water crossings and farmland. Do not attempt to
travel across flooded roads. Turn around, dont drown.

Please report flood water flowing over roads or threatening property,
or landslides to the National Weather Service 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.


LAT...LON 3416 8267 3421 8268 3434 8251 3441 8238
3432 8231 3428 8231 3425 8227 3422 8225
3416 8224 3410 8228 3408 8231 3406 8244
3408 8248 3407 8250 3407 8253 3404 8256
3404 8259


Flood Watch
Buncombe-Catawba-Rowan-Northern Jackson-Southern Jackson-
Cabarrus-Union-Caldwell Mountains-Greater Caldwell-
Burke Mountains-Greater Burke-McDowell Mountains-Eastern McDowell-
Rutherford Mountains-Greater Rutherford-Polk Mountains-
Eastern Polk-Oconee Mountains-Pickens Mountains-
Greenville Mountains-Greater Oconee-Greater Pickens-
Greater Greenville-Spartanburg-Cherokee-York-Anderson-Abbeville-
Including the cities of Ingalls, Banner Elk, Newland, Bethlehem,
Ellendale, Millersville, Taylorsville, Hiddenite, Stony Point,
Statesville, Mooresville, Farmington, Fork Church, Mocksville,
Advance, Faust, Mars Hill, Marshall, Walnut, Allenstand,
Hot Springs, Luck, Swiss, Burnsville, Celo, Micaville,
Ramseytown, Busick, Mount Mitchell State Park, Spruce Pine,
Poplar, Waynesville, Waterville, Canton, Cruso, Cove Creek,
Lake Junaluska, Asheville, Hickory, Newton, St. Stephens,
Salisbury, Cullowhee, Tuckasegee, Sylva, Wolf Mountain, Cashiers,
Brevard, Cedar Mountain, Little River, Hendersonville, Fletcher,
Dana, East Flat Rock, Tuxedo, Etowah, Shelby, Kings Mountain,
Lincolnton, Crouse, Gastonia, Charlotte, Huntersville, Matthews,
Concord, Kannapolis, Monroe, Trinity, Indian Trail, Weddington,
Patterson, Kings Creek, Lenoir, Sawmills, Granite Falls,
Jonas Ridge, Morganton, Pleasant Grove, Valdese, Ashford,
Sugar Hill, Woodlawn, Old Fort, Marion, Nebo, Dysartsville, Fero,
Glenwood, Lake Lure, Forest City, Rutherfordton, Spindale,
Saluda, Tryon, Columbus, Lake Adger, Mill Spring, Mountain Rest,
Walhalla, Westminster, Pumpkintown, Tigerville, Gowensville,
Caesars Head, Cleveland, Marietta, Seneca, Oakway, Easley,
Dacusville, Clemson, Greenville, Taylors, Greer, Mauldin,
Fork Shoals, Simpsonville, Berea, Spartanburg, Gaffney, Catawba,
Rock Hill, Anderson, Abbeville, Calhoun Falls, Laurens, Clinton,
Union, Monarch Mills, Blackstock, Chester, Cornwell, Great Falls,
Ware Shoals, and Ninety Six
1100 AM EDT Mon Apr 24 2017


The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of North Carolina and upstate South Carolina,
including the following areas, in North Carolina, Alexander,
Avery, Buncombe, Burke Mountains, Cabarrus, Caldwell
Mountains, Catawba, Cleveland, Davie, Eastern McDowell,
Eastern Polk, Gaston, Greater Burke, Greater Caldwell, Greater
Rutherford, Haywood, Henderson, Iredell, Lincoln, Madison,
McDowell Mountains, Mecklenburg, Mitchell, Northern Jackson,
Polk Mountains, Rowan, Rutherford Mountains, Southern Jackson,
Transylvania, Union, and Yancey. In upstate South Carolina,
Abbeville, Anderson, Cherokee, Chester, Greater Greenville,
Greater Oconee, Greater Pickens, Greenville Mountains,
Greenwood, Laurens, Oconee Mountains, Pickens Mountains,
Spartanburg, Union, and York.

* until 8 PM EDT this evening

* Several periods of showers, possibly with embedded
thunderstorms, will be seen throughout the day. Localized
additional rainfall may be up to an inch, especially throughout
the Interstate 77 corridor. These pockets of heavier rain will
be able to maintain ongoing flooding and/or result in additional
areas of flooding and high water.


A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
Flood Warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.



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