Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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WGUS82 KCAE 251325
FLSCAE
Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Columbia Sc
925 AM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

...The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a Flood
Advisory for the Congaree River...

  Congaree River At Columbia affecting Lexington and Richland
  Counties

.Heavy rainfall over the past 48 hours combined with upstream
reservoir releases will increase flows along the Congaree River
at Columbia. The river will crest just above the advisory stage of
10.0 feet late this afternoon into tonight.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Advisory means that nuisance flooding may occur nearest the
river when the level is below the official flood stage.

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925 AM EDT Tue Apr 25 2017

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  The Congaree River At Columbia.
* until Thursday morning.
* At  9 AM Tuesday the stage was 8.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will rise to crest at 10.6 feet tonight.
* Advisory stage is 10.0 feet.
* At 10.0 feet...Flooding occurs in flood prone areas near and
  downstream from Columbia. Flooding also occurs on parts of the
  Cayce and West Columbia river walk.

&&

LAT...LON 3404 8106 3396 8100 3394 8106 3401 8111

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