Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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FLWCAE
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
1015 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

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

  North Fork Edisto River At Orangeburg affecting Orangeburg COUNTY

.Multiple rainfall events have produced 1.5 to 2.0 inches of
rainfall across the river basin. Another weather system will
move across the region this afternoon and evening producing up
to an additional inch of rainfall across the basin.

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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1015 AM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The North Fork Edisto River At Orangeburg
* FROM LATE TONIGHT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE...Or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 10 AM Sunday the stage was 7.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 8.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will rise above flood stage early tomorrow
  morning and continue to rise to near 9.0 feet Wednesday morning.
* At 8.0 feet...Some minor flooding occurs along the boardwalk at
  Edisto Gardens. Some minor flooding occurs downstream of the
  Highway 301 bridge along the roads off Chicquita Street.
* At 10.0 feet...Farmland and lowlands along Highway 301 near
  Orangeburg become flooded at stages above 10 ft.

&&

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

$$




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