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Flash Flood Watch Along/North of I-16 through Tuesday

Flash Flood Watch Today through Tuesday Flash Flood Watch Today through Tuesday

A Flash Flood Watch Continues For 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... Beaufort... Colleton... Jasper... Hampton.

Time Frame... Through Tuesday Afternoon

Showers And Thunderstorms Will Occasionally Impact Southeast South Carolina And Southeast Georgia Through Tuesday Afternoon. The Rain Will Be Heavy At Times... With Additional Rainfall Amounts Of 2 To 4 Inches Expected Across The Area... With Locally Higher Amounts Up To 6 Inches Possible. With The Ground Saturated From Weeks Of Heavy Rain... Any Additional Heavy Rain Will Readily Produce Flash Flooding.

Impacts... Where Thunderstorms With Torrential Rainfall Persist For An Hour Or Longer... 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 Such As In And Around Savannah Around The Time Of High Tide. In Addition...Rises On Some Areas Rivers Can Be Expected...Which May Produce River Flooding.

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.

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