Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Flood Warning
National Weather Service Columbia Sc
934 AM EDT Fri May 26 2017

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

  Wateree River At Lake Wateree affecting Fairfield...Kershaw and
  Lancaster Counties

.Recent rainfall across the Catawba and Wateree River basins of
of 3 to 5 inches has produced a steady rise of the pool level
of Lake Wateree. The pool will continue to rise through today
before leveling off just above 100.0 feet tonight into Saturday.

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.

&&

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934 AM EDT Fri May 26 2017

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Flood Warning for
  The Wateree River At Lake Wateree
* from this afternoon to Monday morning...Or until the warning is
  cancelled.
* At  8 AM Friday the stage was 99.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 100.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* forecast...The river will rise above flood stage early this
afternoon and continue to rise to 100.1 feet this evening. The river
will fall below flood stage by Sunday May 28.
* At 100.4 feet...The water begins to overflow one or more marinas
  along the northwest shores. The piers on the Wildlife Road bridge
  over Singleton Creek become submerged.

&&

LAT...LON 3450 8085 3432 8063 3428 8075 3447 8098

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