240  
WGUS52 KGSP 111122  
FFWGSP  
SCC045-083-111645-  
/O.NEW.KGSP.FF.W.0066.181011T1122Z-181011T1645Z/  
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/  
 
BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED  
FLASH FLOOD WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC  
722 AM EDT THU OCT 11 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED A  
 
* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...  
GREENVILLE COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...  
SPARTANBURG COUNTY IN UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA...  
 
* UNTIL 1245 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 718 AM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR AND AUTOMATED RAIN GAUGES INDICATED  
THE AS MUCH AS 3 INCHES OF RAIN HAD FALLEN SINCE LAST NIGHT IN  
PORTIONS OF THE WARNED AREA. ADDITIONAL AND OCCASIONALLY HEAVY  
TROPICAL RAIN BANDS ARE FORECAST TO REDEVELOP ALONG THE I-85  
CORRIDOR. URBAN FLOODING ACROSS GREATER GREENVILLE AND  
SPARTANBURG IS LIKELY TO WORSEN THIS MORNING. RIVERS AND CREEKS,  
ESPECIALLY THE REEDY, ENOREE, SALUDA AND PACOLET BASINS AND THEIR  
TRIBUTARIES MAY FLOOD.  
 
* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...  
GREENVILLE DOWNTOWN, SPARTANBURG, GREENVILLE EASTSIDE, WEST  
GREENVILLE, GREER, MAULDIN, TAYLORS, SIMPSONVILLE, BEREA AND FIVE  
FORKS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN VEHICLES. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO CROSS  
WATER-COVERED ROADWAYS, BRIDGES, OR LOW-LEVEL CROSSINGS. ONLY A FEW  
INCHES OF RAPIDLY FLOWING WATER CAN CARRY AWAY YOUR VEHICLE. IT IS  
NOT WORTH THE RISK. PLEASE TURN AROUND, DON'T DROWN.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3458 8242 3470 8246 3478 8245 3498 8255  
3501 8254 3502 8259 3507 8257 3507 8260  
3514 8260 3516 8255 3517 8244 3521 8239  
3518 8237 3520 8225 3518 8188 3493 8176  
3491 8171 3474 8208 3478 8215 3469 8219  
 

 
 
CSH  
 
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