Flood Potential Outlook
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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WINTER/SPRING FLOOD POTENTIAL OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
839 PM EST THU MAR 3 2016

...WINTER/SPRING FLOOD POTENTIAL OUTLOOK FOR SOUTHEAST SOUTH
CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...

THIS OUTLOOK APPLIES TO THE FOLLOWING COUNTIES...

IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...
ALLENDALE...BEAUFORT...BERKELEY...CHARLESTON...COLLETON...
DORCHESTER...HAMPTON...JASPER...

IN SOUTHEAST GEORGIA...
BRYAN...BULLOCH...CANDLER...CHATHAM...EFFINGHAM...EVANS...
JENKINS...LIBERTY...LONG...MCINTOSH...SCREVEN...TATTNALL...

INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING RIVERS...
EDISTO...LOWER SANTEE...OGEECHEE...OHOOPEE...SAVANNAH...
CANOOCHEE...

THERE IS CURRENTLY NO DROUGHT ACROSS SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA
AND SOUTHEAST GEORGIA. STREAMFLOWS ON AREA MAINSTEM RIVERS
ARE NORMAL. AFTER RAINFALL OF LESS THAN ONE INCH TONIGHT...
NO SIGNIFICANT PRECIPITATION IS EXPECTED THROUGH LATE NEXT WEEK.
THE ONE MONTH PRECIPITATION OUTLOOK FROM THE CLIMATE PREDICTION
CENTER INDICATES A 50 PERCENT CHANCE OF ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION
THROUGH MARCH. THE THREE MONTH PRECIPITATION OUTLOOK INDICATES A
33 TO 40 PERCENT CHANCE FOR ABOVE NORMAL PRECIPITATION THROUGH
MAY. BASED PRIMARILY ON THE LATEST PRECIPITATION OUTLOOK...THERE
IS AN ABOVE NORMAL CHANCE FOR RIVER FLOODING DURING THE MARCH
THROUGH MAY TIME FRAME.

THE NEXT WINTER/SPRING FLOOD POTENTIAL OUTLOOK WILL BE ISSUED ON
17 MARCH 2016.

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