Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
938 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South
Carolina...

  Congaree River At Carolina Eastman affecting Calhoun...Lexington and
  Richland Counties

  North Fork Edisto River At Orangeburg affecting Orangeburg County

.Recent rainfall has resulted in high river stages along
the Congaree River and North Fork of the Edisto River.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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
forecasts.

&&

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938 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

The Flood Warning extended for
  The Congaree River At Carolina Eastman.
* until Sunday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9 PM Friday the stage was 116.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 115 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river at Carolina Eastman will crest near
  117.5 feet Saturday.

&&

LAT...LON 3396 8100 3387 8092 3379 8097 3394 8106

$$

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938 PM EST FRI FEB 5 2016

The Flood Warning continues for
  The North Fork Edisto River At Orangeburg.
* until Monday evening...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9 PM Friday the stage was 8.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 8 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river at Orangeburg will remain near
  crest around 8.2 feet through Saturday.
* At 8 feet...Some minor flooding occurs along the boardwalk at
  Edisto Gardens. Downstream from the Highway 301 bridge...some roads
  off Chiquita street near the river flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3355 8092 3342 8082 3336 8091 3354 8100

$$



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