Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
356 AM EDT FRI SEP 19 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN COLUMBIA HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  LANCASTER COUNTY IN CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA...
  THIS INCLUDES THE CITY OF LANCASTER...

* UNTIL 600 AM EDT

* AT 353 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
VERY HEAVY RAIN FROM A COMPLEX OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE
WARNED AREA.  RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 4 INCHES HAVE BEEN ESTIMATED
OVER THE PAST HOUR. ADDITIONAL RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF UP TO 1 TO 3
INCHES WILL STILL POSSIBLE OVER THE NEXT 2 HOURS.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
LANCASTER...IRWIN...KERSHAW...AND HEATH SPRINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXCESSIVE RUNOFF FROM HEAVY RAINFALL WILL CAUSE FLOODING OF SMALL
CREEKS AND STREAMS...HIGHWAYS AND UNDERPASSES. ADDITIONALLY...COUNTRY
ROADS AND FARMLANDS ALONG THE BANKS OF CREEKS...STREAMS AND OTHER LOW
LYING AREAS ARE SUBJECT TO FLOODING.

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING. IF FLASH FLOODING IS OBSERVED ACT QUICKLY. MOVE
UP TO HIGHER GROUND TO ESCAPE FLOOD WATERS. DO NOT STAY IN AREAS
SUBJECT TO FLOODING WHEN WATER BEGINS RISING.

REPORT LARGE HAIL...DAMAGING WINDS OR FLOODING TO YOUR COUNTY
SHERIFF...OR USE WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/NWSCOLUMBIA AND EMAIL
CAEWX@NOAA.GOV TO RELAY SEVERE WEATHER REPORTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3479 8055 3478 8053 3468 8045 3464 8045
      3459 8047 3456 8055 3451 8053 3449 8058
      3450 8062 3448 8066 3452 8070 3448 8074
      3454 8075 3446 8088 3448 8090 3454 8088
      3464 8090 3471 8087 3480 8061

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