Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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FLSCAE
Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Columbia Sc
344 AM EDT Thu Apr 27 2017

...The Flood Advisory continues for the Congaree River...

  Congaree River At Columbia affecting Lexington and Richland
  Counties

.Rainfall amounts from 2 to 5 inches fell across the region Sunday
through Tuesday. This has produced rises along the Congaree River
at Columbia. The river has risen above the Advisory Level of
10.0 feet. The river will remain elevated through Thursday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Flood Advisory means that nuisance flooding may occur nearest the
river when the level is below the official flood stage.

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344 AM EDT Thu Apr 27 2017

The Flood Advisory continues for
  The Congaree River At Columbia.
* until this morning.
* At  3 AM Thursday the stage was 10.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall to around 7.7 feet by tomorrow
  morning.
* Advisory stage is 10.0 feet.
* At 13.0 feet...Flooding occurs in flood prone areas near and
  downstream from Columbia. Flooding also occurs over much of the
  Cayce and West Columbia river walk.

&&

LAT...LON 3404 8106 3396 8100 3394 8106 3401 8111

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