Flash Flood Warning
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Columbia SC
108 PM EDT Tue Jul 7 2020

The National Weather Service in Columbia has extended the

* Flash Flood Warning for...
  Northern Columbia County in east central Georgia...
  Southern Lincoln County in east central Georgia...
  Southwestern Edgefield County in central South Carolina...
  Southeastern McCormick County in central South Carolina...

* Until 300 PM EDT.

* At 108 PM EDT, emergency management reported many road washouts
  and impassable roads across the warned area. In southern Edgefield
  County, 4 homes were flooded with people trapped inside. Roads
  along Dry Branch Creek were also washed out. In Lincoln County
  several major roadways were impassable with many secondary roads
  along Lloyd Creek washed out. Between 2 and 5 inches of rain have
  fallen. Rain rates have decreased but runoff will continue to
  impact the area over the next few hours.

  HAZARD...Flash flooding caused by heavy rain.

  SOURCE...Emergency management.

  IMPACT...Flooding of small creeks and streams, urban areas,
           highways, streets and underpasses as well as other
           drainage and low lying areas.

* Some locations that will experience flash flooding include...
  North Augusta, Lincolnton, Clarks Hill Recreation Area, J. Strom
  Thurmond Dam, Hamilton Branch State Park, Mistletoe State Park,
  Scott`s Landing, Modoc, Clarks Hill, Lake Springs Recreation Area
  and Wildwood Park.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Most flooding deaths occur in vehicles. Never drive through a
flooded roadway or around barricades. Turn around, don`t drown.

&&

LAT...LON 3380 8248 3381 8231 3376 8221 3376 8203
      3369 8181 3357 8196 3359 8218 3365 8232
      3364 8244 3365 8243 3364 8246 3364 8248
      3375 8255

FLASH FLOOD...OBSERVED
EXPECTED RAINFALL...0.5-1.5 INCHES IN 3 HOURS

$$

CJR


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