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FLASH FLOOD WARNING
SCC015-019-035-311300-
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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
556 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR PORTIONS OF...
  CHARLESTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...
  BERKELEY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...
  DORCHESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 900 AM EDT

* AT 554 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A THUNDERSTORM PRODUCING
  HEAVY RAIN ACROSS THE WARNED AREA. UP TO THREE INCHES OF RAIN HAVE
  ALREADY FALLEN...AND ANOTHER 2 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN COULD FALL BY
  MID MORNING. FLASH FLOODING IS IMMINENT AND WILL IMPACT THE MONDAY
  MORNING RUSH HOUR.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CHARLESTON...NORTH CHARLESTON...MOUNT PLEASANT...SUMMERVILLE...
  GOOSE CREEK...HANAHAN...MONCKS CORNER AND I-26/I-526 INTERCHANGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FLASH FLOODING OF ROADS IS EXPECTED. TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN WHEN
ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS. MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES.

&&

LAT...LON 3323 7986 3285 7969 3281 7972 3275 7985
      3279 7988 3278 7991 3281 7992 3276 7992
      3276 7988 3274 7990 3273 7988 3274 7987
      3268 7989 3264 7998 3261 8000 3260 8008
      3257 8015 3305 8036

$$


Flood Advisory


FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
523 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

SCC015-019-035-311045-
/O.NEW.KCHS.FA.Y.0102.150831T0923Z-150831T1045Z/
/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
CHARLESTON SC-BERKELEY SC-DORCHESTER SC-
523 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING FOR POOR DRAINAGE AREAS FOR...
  CHARLESTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...
  BERKELEY COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...
  DORCHESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEASTERN SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 645 AM EDT

* AT 520 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THUNDERSTORMS WITH VERY
  HEAVY RAIN MOVING ACROSS THE CHARLESTON TRI-COUNTY REGION.
  TORRENTIAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OCCASIONALLY EXCEEDING 2 INCHES PER
  HOUR WILL PRODUCE SIGNIFICANT STANDING WATER ON AREA ROADS DURING
  THE MONDAY MORNING RUSH HOUR.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  CHARLESTON...NORTH CHARLESTON...MOUNT PLEASANT...SUMMERVILLE...
  GOOSE CREEK...HANAHAN...MIDDLETON PLACE AND DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON.

AN ADDITIONAL 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN IS EXPECTED OVER THE AREA
THROUGH EARLY MORNING..AND LOCALLY GREATER AMOUNTS ARE POSSIBLE.
MINOR FLOODING OF LOW LYING AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS IS LIKELY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THIS HEAVY RAINFALL WILL RESULT IN SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER ON
AREA ROADS AND IN LOW SPOTS. SLOW DOWN TO REDUCE THE RISK OF
HYDROPLANING. IF WATER COVERS THE ENTIRE ROADWAY OR IS FLOWING...FIND
ANOTHER ROUTE. THE WATER IS PROBABLY MUCH DEEPER THAN IT APPEARS AND
ONLY ONE FOOT OF WATER CAN STALL A VEHICLE. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

HEAVY RAIN IN DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON WILL RESULT IN NUISANCE FLOODING OF
LOW-LYING AREAS. AREAS MOST PRONE TO FLOODING INCLUDE THE MARKET...
CROSSTOWN...EAST BAY STREET...AND MORRISON DRIVE. SLOW DOWN WHEN
TRAVELING...ALLOWING EXTRA DISTANCE BETWEEN YOU AND THE VEHICLE
AHEAD...AND DO NOT DRIVE INTO WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH.

IF TORRENTIAL RAINFALL PERSISTS...A FLASH FLOOD WARNING COULD BE
ISSUED.

&&

LAT...LON 3294 7986 3279 7977 3275 7985 3279 7988
      3279 7991 3281 7992 3276 7992 3275 7990
      3273 7989 3273 7987 3271 7988 3254 8041
      3262 8039 3261 8042 3265 8039 3265 8041
      3287 8037 3318 8006

$$


Coastal Flood Advisory


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
405 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

SCZ048>051-311600-
/O.NEW.KCHS.CF.Y.0022.150831T1200Z-150831T1600Z/
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-COASTAL JASPER-
405 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO
NOON EDT TODAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM THIS MORNING TO
NOON EDT TODAY.

* LOCATION...LOW-LYING LOCATIONS ALONG AND NEAR THE LOWER SOUTH
  CAROLINA COAST.

* TIDE LEVELS...AROUND 7.1 FEET MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* TIMING...THE RISK FOR SHALLOW COASTAL FLOODING WILL BE THE
  HIGHEST WITHIN AN HOUR EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE. HIGH TIDE WILL
  OCCUR AT CHARLESTON HARBOR AROUND 942 AM AND IN BEAUFORT NEAR
  1050 AM.

* IMPACTS...INUNDATION OF SALTWATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING
  COASTAL AREAS COULD LEAD TO SOME ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF
  PROPERTIES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF ROAD CLOSURES AND MINOR
FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. IF TRAVEL IS NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT
TO DRIVE THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
401 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

AMZ350-311615-
/O.EXB.KCHS.SC.Y.0049.000000T0000Z-150901T0000Z/
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
401 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
400 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM AND SAVANNAH GA TO
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING CHARLESTON HARBOR AND GRAYS
REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ350-312300-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
400 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

.TODAY...S WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 25 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
SHOWERS AND TSTMS. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE THIS MORNING.
.TONIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT...SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 4 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.TUE...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 3 TO
4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT IN THE AFTERNOON. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS...MAINLY IN THE MORNING.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS...MAINLY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.WED...NW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 2 FT.
A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU...SW WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.THU NIGHT...S WINDS 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.
.FRI...NE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 1 FOOT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND
TSTMS.
.FRI NIGHT...SE WINDS AROUND 5 KT. SEAS 2 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS
AND TSTMS.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.


$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
536 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

SCZ043>045-052-010945-
INLAND COLLETON-DORCHESTER-INLAND BERKELEY-TIDAL BERKELEY-
536 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

LOCALLY EXCESSIVE RAINFALL...WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINFALL THROUGH
LATE MORNING WILL PRODUCE AREAS OF MINOR TEMPORARY FLOODING WITH
PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS AND LOW LYING AREAS. LOCALLY
EXCESSIVE RAINFALL AND FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE THROUGH LATE
MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

THE PROBABILITY FOR WIDESPREAD HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS LOW.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ASSISTANCE IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
536 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

SCZ048>051-010945-
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-COASTAL JASPER-
536 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EDT TODAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS.
   COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.

LOCALLY EXCESSIVE RAINFALL...WIDESPREAD HEAVY RAINFALL THROUGH
LATE MORNING WILL PRODUCE AREAS OF MINOR TEMPORARY FLOODING WITH
PONDING OF WATER ON ROADWAYS AND LOW LYING AREAS. LOCALLY
EXCESSIVE RAINFALL IS LIKELY...ESPECIALLY IF RAINS PERSIST
THROUGH LATE MORNING ALONG COASTAL COUNTIES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

RIP CURRENTS...AN ELEVATED RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS WILL PERSIST ON
AREA BEACHES THROUGH TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ASSISTANCE IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
516 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

GAZ010-017-018-026-028-029-NCZ033-035>037-048>053-056>059-062>065-
068>072-082-501>510-SCZ001>014-019-010930-
RABUN-HABERSHAM-STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-AVERY-ALEXANDER-
IREDELL-DAVIE-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-CATAWBA-
ROWAN-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
HENDERSON-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-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-LAURENS-CHESTER-GREENWOOD-
516 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST GEORGIA...PIEDMONT
NORTH CAROLINA...WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP ACROSS THE
WESTERN CAROLINAS AND NORTHEAST GEORGIA THIS AFTERNOON. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE CAPABLE OF OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING STRIKES AND BRIEF HEAVY DOWNPOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

..TUESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..FRIDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SATURDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SUNDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

NONE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
504 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-010915-
BALDWIN-BANKS-BARROW-BARTOW-BIBB-BLECKLEY-BUTTS-CARROLL-CATOOSA-
CHATTAHOOCHEE-CHATTOOGA-CHEROKEE-CLARKE-CLAYTON-COBB-COWETA-
CRAWFORD-CRISP-DADE-DAWSON-DEKALB-DODGE-DOOLY-DOUGLAS-EMANUEL-
FANNIN-FAYETTE-FLOYD-FORSYTH-GILMER-GLASCOCK-GORDON-GREENE-
GWINNETT-HALL-HANCOCK-HARALSON-HARRIS-HEARD-HENRY-HOUSTON-JACKSON-
JASPER-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-JONES-LAMAR-LAURENS-LUMPKIN-MACON-
MADISON-MARION-MERIWETHER-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-MORGAN-MURRAY-
MUSCOGEE-NEWTON-NORTH FULTON-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-PAULDING-PEACH-
PICKENS-PIKE-POLK-PULASKI-PUTNAM-ROCKDALE-SCHLEY-SOUTH FULTON-
SPALDING-STEWART-SUMTER-TALBOT-TALIAFERRO-TAYLOR-TELFAIR-TOOMBS-
TOWNS-TREUTLEN-TROUP-TWIGGS-UNION-UPSON-WALKER-WALTON-WARREN-
WASHINGTON-WEBSTER-WHEELER-WHITE-WHITFIELD-WILCOX-WILKES-
WILKINSON-
504 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT...

...ISOLATED TO SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS TODAY...

WEATHER HAZARDS EXPECTED...

THE ACTIVITY WILL REMAIN ISOLATED TODAY WITH THE MAIN HAZARD BEING
HEAVY RAINFALL FROM SLOW MOVING STORMS. RESIDENTS SHOULD BE ALERT
FOR MINOR LOCALIZED FLOODING OF MAINLY POOR DRAINAGE AREAS FROM
ANY STORMS THAT FORM TODAY. MOTORISTS SHOULD SLOW DOWN AND BE
PREPARED FOR POSSIBLE LOSS OF CONTROL DUE TO HYDROPLANING. WHEN
WATER COVERS THE ROAD REMEMBER...TURN AROUND...DO NOT DROWN.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY...

ABUNDANT TROPICAL MOISTURE WILL CONTINUE TO STREAM NORTHWARD INTO
MAINLY EXTREME SOUTHEAST SECTIONS OF THE FORECAST AREA FOR MUCH
OF THE WEEK. THE DEEP MOISTURE WILL BRING A POTENTIAL FOR LOCALLY
HEAVY RAINFALL AND CONTINUED MINOR LOCALIZED FLOODING.
ELSEWHERE...LOWER STORM CHANCES WILL BE PRESENT WITH OCCASIONAL
CLOUD TO GROUND LIGHTNING BEING THE MAIN CONCERN.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED THROUGH TONIGHT.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
414 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

NCZ106-108-110-SCZ054-056-010815-
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-COASTAL HORRY-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
414 AM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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