Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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WGUS82 KCAE 270004
FLSCAE

FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
804 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

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AIKEN SC-EDGEFIELD SC-
804 PM EDT TUE MAY 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN COLUMBIA HAS ISSUED A

* URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOOD ADVISORY FOR...
  WESTERN AIKEN COUNTY IN CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTH CENTRAL EDGEFIELD COUNTY IN CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT

* AT 803 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED HEAVY RAIN DUE TO
  THUNDERSTORMS. THIS WILL CAUSE URBAN AND SMALL STREAM FLOODING IN
  THE ADVISORY AREA.

* SOME LOCATIONS THAT WILL EXPERIENCE FLOODING INCLUDE...
  NORTH AUGUSTA...BELVEDERE AND MURPHYS ESTATES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOST FLOOD DEATHS OCCUR IN AUTOMOBILES. NEVER DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE INTO
AREAS WHERE THE WATER COVERS THE ROADWAY. FLOOD WATERS ARE USUALLY
DEEPER THAN THEY APPEAR. JUST ONE FOOT OF FLOWING WATER IS POWERFUL
ENOUGH TO SWEEP VEHICLES OFF THE ROAD. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED
ROADS MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

&&

LAT...LON 3369 8184 3353 8189 3354 8199 3369 8199

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