Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
922 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

...The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a flood
warning for the following river in South Carolina...

  Congaree River At Carolina Eastman affecting Calhoun...Lexington
  and Richland Counties

.Recent rainfall and reservoir releases will result in high
stages along the Congaree River.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Safety message...never drive vehicles through flooded areas. The
water may be too deep to allow safe passage. Never allow children to
play in or near flood waters. Stay tuned to noaa weather radio...
local media or the internet for further statements and updated
forecasts.

&&

SCC017-063-079-060222-
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/CEAS1.2.ER.160205T1446Z.160206T1200Z.160207T2300Z.NO/
922 PM EST THU FEB 4 2016

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Congaree River At Carolina Eastman.
* Through Monday evening...Or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At 9 PM Thursday the stage was 111.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 115 feet.
* Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river at Carolina Eastman will rise above
  flood stage early Friday...and crest near 120.1 feet
  Saturday morning.
* At 119 feet...Extensive flooding occurs in the Congaree National
  Park. Some area farmland is flooded. Minor flooding occurs at the
  Carolina Eastman Facility.

&&

LAT...LON 3396 8100 3387 8092 3379 8097 3394 8106

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