Blenheim, SC (29516)

3:46 PM EDT on May 24, 2017 (GMT -0400)
bennettsville | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Flash Flood Watch, Special Statement Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 203 ft 34.62 °N, 79.67 °W | Updated 17 seconds ago

Mostly Cloudy
Mostly Cloudy
75.9 °F
Feels Like 76 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from West

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.57 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2500 ft
Scattered Clouds 3100 ft
Mostly Cloudy 8000 ft
Heat Index 76 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 86%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:10 AM 8:21 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KBBP 241935Z AUTO 13004KT 10SM SCT025 SCT031 BKN080 26/22 A2957 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT S
Pressure 29.57 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 2500 ft
Scattered Clouds 3100 ft
Mostly Cloudy 8000 ft
Heat Index 76 °F
Dew Point 71 °F
Humidity 86%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:10 AM 8:21 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KBBP 241935Z AUTO 13004KT 10SM SCT025 SCT031 BKN080 26/22 A2957 RMK AO2 LTG DSNT S

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Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:06 PM EDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect until midnight EDT
tonight...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast North Carolina and northeast South
Carolina, including the following areas, in southeast North
Carolina, Bladen, coastal Brunswick, coastal New Hanover,
coastal Pender, Columbus, inland Brunswick, inland New
Hanover, inland Pender, and Robeson. In northeast South
Carolina, coastal Georgetown, coastal Horry, Darlington,
Dillon, Florence, inland Georgetown, inland Horry, Marion,
Marlboro, and Williamsburg.

* Until midnight EDT tonight

* additional excessive rainfall is possible this afternoon and
evening where thunderstorms with heavy rain repeatedly move
over the same area. Widespread additional rainfall amounts of
1 to 2 inches are likely with the possibility of up to 4
inches in spots.

* The potential for flash flooding will be highest in urban
areas where drainage is poor.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.


Rjd



Special Statement
Issued: 3:24 PM EDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Special Weather Statement for Florence... Dillon... Darlington...
Marion and central Marlboro counties until 430 PM EDT...

At 324 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
New Hope, or 10 miles south of Florence, moving northeast at 45 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Florence, Hartsville, Marion, Dillon, Darlington, Mullins,
Timmonsville, Latta, Pamplico, Lamar, Quinby, Lake View, Clio,
Sellers, Blue Brick, Hamer, Brownsville, Darlington raceway, rains
and Floyd.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Thunderstorms can pose a variety of threats including gusty winds,
small hail, cloud to ground lightning, and localized flooding. It is
recommended that you remain indoors until the storm passes.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 3449 8005 3449 7988 3453 7983 3460 7981
      3461 7944 3430 7907 3424 7913 3386 7955
      3396 7994 3399 7989 3417 8015 3423 8011
      3436 8018 3433 8024 3437 8029
time... Mot... loc 1924z 203deg 41kt 3403 7979


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324 PM EDT Wed may 24 2017

... Special Weather Statement for Florence... Dillon... Darlington...
Marion and central Marlboro counties until 430 PM EDT...

At 324 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm over
New Hope, or 10 miles south of Florence, moving northeast at 45 mph.

Half inch hail and winds in excess of 40 mph will be possible with
this storm.

Locations impacted include...
Florence, Hartsville, Marion, Dillon, Darlington, Mullins,
Timmonsville, Latta, Pamplico, Lamar, Quinby, Lake View, Clio,
Sellers, Blue Brick, Hamer, Brownsville, Darlington raceway, rains
and Floyd.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Thunderstorms can pose a variety of threats including gusty winds,
small hail, cloud to ground lightning, and localized flooding. It is
recommended that you remain indoors until the storm passes.

Torrential rainfall is also occurring with this storm, and may lead
to localized flooding. Do not drive your vehicle through flooded
roadways.


Lat... Lon 3449 8005 3449 7988 3453 7983 3460 7981
      3461 7944 3430 7907 3424 7913 3386 7955
      3396 7994 3399 7989 3417 8015 3423 8011
      3436 8018 3433 8024 3437 8029
time... Mot... loc 1924z 203deg 41kt 3403 7979


Jdw