Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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WGUS82 KCAE 270144
FLSCAE
Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Columbia SC
944 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

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

  Congaree River At Columbia affecting Lexington and Richland
  Counties

.Abundant water from the significant rain event early in the week
will continue to flow downstream into the Congaree...Wateree and
Pee Dee Rivers through Friday.

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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944 PM EDT Thu Apr 26 2018

The Flood Advisory continues for
  The Congaree River At Columbia.
* until Friday evening.
* At  9 PM Thursday the stage was 12.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will fall below advisory stage Friday
  morning and then to around 6.3 feet by Saturday morning.
* Advisory stage is 10.0 feet.
* At 14.0 feet...Roads in low lying areas and swampland downstream
  from Columbia become flooded. Most of the Cayce and West Columbia
  river walk is flooded.

&&

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

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