Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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WGUS42 KCAE 201522
FLWCAE
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
1122 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN COLUMBIA HAS ISSUED A FLOOD
WARNING FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN SOUTH CAROLINA...

  WATEREE RIVER AT LAKE WATEREE AFFECTING FAIRFIELD...KERSHAW AND
  LANCASTER COUNTIES

.RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAIN HAS RESULTED IN HIGH STAGES ALONG THE WATEREE 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.

&&

SCC039-055-057-211522-
/O.NEW.KCAE.FL.W.0017.140421T0440Z-140424T1818Z/
/WATS1.1.ER.140421T0440Z.140422T0000Z.140423T1818Z.NO/
1122 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN COLUMBIA HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE WATEREE RIVER AT LAKE WATEREE
* FROM LATE TONIGHT TO THURSDAY AFTERNOON...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS
  CANCELLED.
* AT 10 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 98.7 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 100.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE AFTER MIDNIGHT
  AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO  100.6 FEET TOMORROW EVENING. THE
  RIVER WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY WEDNESDAY APRIL 23.
* AT 100.4 FEET...THE WATER BEGINS TO OVERFLOW ONE OR MORE MARINAS AND
  PIERS ALONG THE NORTHWEST SHORES.

&&

LAT...LON 3450 8085 3432 8063 3428 8075 3447 8098

$$



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