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Georgia, Candler

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 5:46 PM EDT on April 18, 2014

Expires 6:00 AM EDT on April 19, 2014


... Flash Flood Watch in effect through late tonight...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has expanded the

* Flash Flood Watch to include portions of southeast Georgia and
southeast South Carolina... including the following areas... in
southeast Georgia... Bulloch... Candler... Effingham... Jenkins
and Screven. In southeast South Carolina... Allendale...
Dorchester... Hampton... inland Berkeley... inland Colleton...
inland Jasper and tidal Berkeley.

* Through late tonight

* widespread rainfall amounts of 2 to 4 inches with local amounts
exceeding 5 inches are expected through tonight. Of significant
concern is the fact that torrential rainfall is expected late
this evening around the time of an above normal high tide. This
could result in significant flooding concerns in coastal low-
lying areas including downtown Charleston and Savannah.

* Flooding could occur quickly... especially in low-lying and
poor drainage areas. Driving could become hazardous as some
area roadways could become impassable due to high water...
especially in urban areas like downtown Charleston and
Savannah around the time of high tide.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be prepared to protect life and property... especially in areas
prone to flooding. If flooding develops... move to higher ground
immediately. If driving... be prepared for flooded roadways and
possible Road closures.





Local Storm Report



04/18/2014 0724 PM

1 miles ESE of Metter, Candler County.

Heavy rain m2.34 inch, reported by RAWS.




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Alabama - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Alaska - Record Report
Arizona - Special Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - Special Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Flood Warning
District of Columbia - Record Report
Florida - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement, Areal Flood Watch , Special Statement , Record Report
Georgia - Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Flood Watch / Flood Statement , Areal Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Idaho - Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning
Iowa - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Maryland - Record Report
Massachusetts - Flood Warning
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Record Report
Montana - High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
New Hampshire - Flood Warning
New York - Flood Warning
North Carolina - Public Information Statement
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Oregon - High Surf Advisory
Pennsylvania - Record Report
South Carolina - Flash Flood Warning , Flash Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Coastal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
South Dakota - Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
Tennessee - Flood Advisory
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Vermont - Flood Warning
Virginia - Record Report
Washington - Areal Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Record Report
Wyoming - Special Statement , Public Information Statement