Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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WGUS82 KCAE 201519
FLSCAE
FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
1119 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR THE CONGAREE RIVER...

  CONGAREE RIVER AT COLUMBIA AFFECTING LEXINGTON AND RICHLAND
  COUNTIES

.HEAVY RAIN AND RESERVOIR RELEASE HAS RESULTED IN HIGH STAGES
ALONG THE CONGAREE RIVER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT NUISANCE FLOODING MAY OCCUR NEAREST THE
RIVER WHEN THE LEVEL IS BELOW THE OFFICIAL FLOOD STAGE.

&&

SCC063-079-211519-
/O.CON.KCAE.FL.Y.0007.000000T0000Z-140422T1000Z/
/COLS1.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
1119 AM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE CONGAREE RIVER AT COLUMBIA.
* UNTIL TUESDAY MORNING.
* AT 11 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO CREST AT 10.7 FEET TOMORROW
  MORNING.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL FALL TO AROUND 9.9 FEET BY TOMORROW
  EVENING.
* ADVISORY STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* AT 10.0 FEET...AT 10 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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