Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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FLSCAE

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
532 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

SCC025-057-012230-
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CHESTERFIELD SC-LANCASTER SC-
532 PM EDT MON SEP 1 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN COLUMBIA HAS ISSUED AN

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  CHESTERFIELD COUNTY IN CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA...
  LANCASTER COUNTY IN CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT

* AT 530 PM EDT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RADAR ESTIMATED 2 TO
3 INCHED OF RAIN HAD FALLEN BETWEEN ELGIN AND HEATH SPRINGS.
ADDITIONAL HEAVY RAINFALL WILL BE POSSIBLE...WHICH WILL CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING OF SMALL STREAMS AND POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE ELEVATED LEVELS ON
SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS...AND PONDING OF WATER ON COUNTRY ROADS AND
FARMLAND ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS AND STREAMS.

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS RIVER OR STREAM FLOWS ARE ELEVATED OR PONDING
OF WATER IN URBAN OR OTHER AREAS IS OCCURRING OR IS IMMINENT.

TO REPORT FLOODING...HAVE THE NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY RELAY
YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE...OR
USE WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSCOLUMBIA AND EMAIL CAEWX@NOAA.GOV TO RELAY
SEVERE WEATHER REPORTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3457 8038 3459 8038 3461 8042 3456 8055
      3455 8055 3452 8071 3464 8079 3472 8028
      3460 8021

$$

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