Flash Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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WGUS72 KCAE 012236
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FLASH FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
636 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

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RICHLAND SC-
636 PM EDT SUN MAY 1 2016

...THE FLASH FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 715 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL RICHLAND COUNTY...

AT 631 PM EDT...UNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA POLICE REPORTED
FLOODING IN THE ROCKY BRANCH CREEK BASIN...AT 1400 WHEAT
STREET...300 SUMTER STREET...AND AT THE INTERSECTION OF MAIN
AND WHALEY STREETS. THE ROADS ARE IMPASSABLE AT THESE LOCATIONS.

AT 631 PM...RADAR INDICATED THE STORM HAD WEAKENED
CONSIDERABLY...WITH LITTLE ADDITIONAL RAINFALL EXPECTED OVER
COLUMBIA. HOWEVER...RUNOFF FROM PREVIOUS HEAVY RAIN WILL PROVIDE A
CONTINUED FLOOD THREAT THROUGH 715 PM.

SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
COLUMBIA AND FIVE POINTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

&&

LAT...LON 3397 8104 3398 8105 3402 8103 3401 8099
      3397 8101

$$


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