Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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WGUS42 KCAE 260743
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Columbia Sc
343 AM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017

...The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a flood
warning for the following rivers in South Carolina...

  Saluda River At Chappells affecting Greenwood...Newberry and Saluda

.Significant rainfall from the previous couple of days has resulted
in a strong rise on the Saluda river. Minor flooding is expected
along the Saluda river this morning at Chappells.


Safety message...never drive vehicles through flooded areas. The
water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow children to
play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to noaa weather radio...
local media or the internet for further statements and updated


343 AM EDT Wed Apr 26 2017

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Saluda River At Chappells
* until Thursday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  3 AM Wednesday the stage was 13.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* forecast...The river will rise above flood stage early this morning
 And crest around 14.3 feet early this afternoon. The river will fall
below flood stage Wednesday April 26.
* At 14.0 feet...Lowlands around and downstream from Chappells become
  flooded. Cattle grazing river bottomland should be moved to higher


LAT...LON 3417 8190 3420 8168 3412 8169 3414 8187


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