Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
357 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

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SALUDA SC-EDGEFIELD SC-MCCORMICK SC-
357 AM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...A FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 445 AM EDT FOR WESTERN
SALUDA...NORTHWESTERN EDGEFIELD AND NORTHEASTERN MCCORMICK
COUNTIES...

AT 349 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED THE SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS HAD DIMINISHED OVER THE WARNED AREA. HOWEVER, RAINFALL
ESTIMATES OF 5 TO 8 INCHES OF RAIN HAS RESULTED IN FLOODING WITH
STREAMS POSSIBLY OUT OF THEIR BANKS.  SEVERAL ROADS HAVE BEEN CLOSED
IN SALUDA COUNTY DUE TO THE FLOODING.  IN THE WESTERN PART OF SALUDA
COUNTY FLOODING WAS REPORTED ON FRUIT HILL ROAD AT HENLEY RD, LARKIN
RICE ROAD BETWEEN GREGORY LANE AND OLD CHAPPELLS FERRY ROAD.
FLOODING WAS ALSO REPORTED IN THE CITY OF SALUDA ALONG BOUKNIGHT
ROAD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS AT NIGHT WHEN IT IS HARDER TO RECOGNIZE THE
DANGERS OF FLOODING.

&&

LAT...LON 3404 8232 3397 8230 3402 8224 3397 8218
      3399 8215 3398 8205 3395 8203 3397 8200
      3409 8192 3411 8187 3406 8179 3393 8171
      3389 8192 3389 8214 3395 8237 3403 8238

$$

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