962  
WGUS52 KCAE 130418  
FFWCAE  
SCC085-130615-  
/O.NEW.KCAE.FF.W.0007.180813T0418Z-180813T0615Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC  
1218 AM EDT MON AUG 13 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN COLUMBIA HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
SOUTHWESTERN SUMTER COUNTY IN CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 215 AM EDT.  
 
* AT 1216 AM EDT, LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT REPORTED NUMEROUS ROADS  
FLOODED AND IMPASSABLE, WITH STRANDED VEHICLES, IN THE CITY OF  
SUMTER.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
SUMTER, SOUTH SUMTER, MULBERRY, OAKLAND, MILLWOOD, PINEWOOD, CANE  
SAVANNAH, LAKEWOOD, PRIVATEER, WEDGEWOOD, EAST SUMTER, CHERRYVALE  
AND STATEBURG.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOST FLOODING DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. NEVER DRIVE THROUGH A FLOODED  
ROADWAY OR AROUND BARRICADES. TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN.  
 
FLOODED ROADWAYS ARE NEARLY IMPOSSIBLE TO SEE AT NIGHT. AVOID  
TRAVELING IN THE WARNED AREA. TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3378 8028 3377 8040 3372 8039 3371 8043  
3373 8043 3374 8045 3371 8045 3370 8051  
3375 8061 3379 8060 3386 8063 3388 8062  
3399 8050 3398 8032 3384 8018  
 

 
 
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