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Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Columbia SC
451 AM EDT Mon Mar 30 2020

...The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a Flood
Advisory for the Congaree River...

  Congaree River At Columbia affecting Lexington and Richland
  Counties

.Congaree river will remain near advisory stage through the morning.

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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451 AM EDT Mon Mar 30 2020

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a
* Flood Advisory for
  The Congaree River At Columbia.
* until late Tuesday night.
* At  4 AM Monday the stage was 10.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Advisory stage is 10.0 feet.
* At 10.0 feet...Flooding occurs in flood prone areas near and
  downstream from Columbia. Flooding also occurs on parts of the
  Cayce and West Columbia river walk.

&&

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

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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Columbia SC
519 AM EDT Mon Mar 30 2020

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South
Carolina...

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

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South
Carolina..
  Congaree River At Congaree National Park-Gadsden affecting Calhoun
  and Richland Counties


.Dam releases from earlier rainfall produced elevated river levels on
the Congaree.

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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519 AM EDT Mon Mar 30 2020

The Flood Warning extended for
  The Congaree River At Carolina Eastman.
* until Tuesday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5 AM Monday the stage was 116.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 115.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* forecast...The river will reach 116.8 feet by this morning
 and fall below flood stage early this afternoon.
* At 115.0 feet...Flooding occurs in low lying areas of the Carolina
  Eastman Facility and at the Congaree National Park.

&&

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

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Flood Warning

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Columbia SC
519 AM EDT Mon Mar 30 2020

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South
Carolina...

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

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South
Carolina..
  Congaree River At Congaree National Park-Gadsden affecting Calhoun
  and Richland Counties


.Dam releases from earlier rainfall produced elevated river levels on
the Congaree.

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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519 AM EDT Mon Mar 30 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Congaree River At Congaree National Park-Gadsden.
* until Wednesday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  5 AM Monday the stage was 16.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* forecast...The river will reach 16.4 feet by early this afternoon
 and fall below flood stage tomorrow afternoon.
* At 17.0 feet...The access road to the Sandy Run subdivision becomes
  flooded. The lower boardwalk in the Congaree National Park becomes
  flooded by Cedar Creek.
* At 15.0 feet...Flooding begins in the Congaree National Park. This
  will begin to produce flooding of portions of the lower boardwalk.

&&

LAT...LON 3384 8090 3380 8083 3377 8085 3380 8091

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