Flood Advisory

GAC033-245-SCC003-011-160145- /O.NEW.KCAE.FA.Y.0052.170715T2350Z-170716T0145Z/ /00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ Burke GA-Richmond GA-Barnwell SC-Aiken SC- 750 PM EDT SAT JUL 15 2017 The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a * Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for Poor Drainage Areas for... Burke County in east central Georgia... Richmond County in east central Georgia... Southwestern Barnwell County in central South Carolina... Southwestern Aiken County in central South Carolina... * Until 945 PM EDT * At 749 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to thunderstorms. This will cause urban and small stream flooding. Overflowing poor drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area. Up to one inch of rain has already fallen. * Some locations that will experience flooding include... North Augusta, Waynesboro, Augusta, Fort Gordon, Belvedere, Clearwater, Hephzibah, Jackson, Sardis, Midville, Blythe, Keysville, Girard and Vidette. Additional rainfall of one to two 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. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. && LAT...LON 3283 8231 3284 8231 3293 8227 3308 8229 3323 8223 3332 8234 3357 8196 3311 8159 3308 8161 3305 8154 3291 8176 3295 8186 3292 8196 3292 8208 3288 8213 3281 8215 3280 8221 $$


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