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Flood Statement
National Weather Service Columbia SC
1011 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

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

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

  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.

&&

SCC017-063-079-291411-
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/CEAS1.2.ER.200325T1954Z.200327T1200Z.200331T0417Z.UU/
1011 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

The Flood Warning extended for
  The Congaree River At Carolina Eastman.
* until late Tuesday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  8 AM Saturday the stage was 120.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 115.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and Moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Going below flood
  stage by after midnight Tuesday morning.
* At 119.0 feet...Extensive flooding occurs in the Congaree National
  Park. Some area farmland is flooded. Minor flooding occurs at the
  Carolina Eastman Facility.
* 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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Columbia SC
1011 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

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

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

  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.

&&

SCC017-079-291411-
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/GADS1.1.ER.200326T0028Z.200327T2030Z.200401T0400Z.UU/
1011 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

The Flood Warning extended for
  The Congaree River At Congaree National Park-Gadsden.
* until late Wednesday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  9 AM Saturday the stage was 17.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Going below flood
  stage by after midnight Wednesday morning.
* At 18.0 feet...Several homes in the Sandy Run subdivision along the
  river become flooded. At 18 feet the river covers the Weston Lake
  overlook in the Congaree National Park. Between 18 and 18.5 feet
  the river begins to cover sections of the elevated boardwalk.
* 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

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Charleston SC
946 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

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/O.CON.KCHS.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/JAMS1.1.ER.200325T0745Z.200328T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
946 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Santee River near Jamestown.
* At 8 AM Saturday the stage was 11.7 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast, the river will remain steady. Additional
 rises may be possible thereafter.
* At 12.0 feet, several dirt logging roads are impassable.

&&

LAT...LON 3347 8002 3354 7998 3325 7937 3321 7938
          3320 7951 3329 7976

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Charleston SC
946 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

GAC251-SCC005-291346-
/O.CON.KCHS.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/BFYG1.1.ER.200117T0415Z.200307T2245Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
946 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Savannah River at Burtons Ferry.
* At 9 AM Saturday the stage was 15.4 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast, the river will continue rising to near 16.7 feet by
  Tuesday morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* At 15.0 feet, flooding of some adjacent agricultural lands occurs.
  Most boat ramps along the river are unusable.

&&

LAT...LON 3303 8156 3307 8150 3292 8143 3276 8137
          3273 8145 3289 8151

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Charleston SC
946 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

SCC049-053-GAC103-251-291346-
/O.CON.KCHS.FL.W.0001.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CLYG1.2.ER.200113T2022Z.200223T2145Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
946 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Savannah River near Clyo.
* At 9 AM Saturday the stage was 14.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast, the river will remain nearly steady or slowly fall.
* At 14.5 feet, the bottom floor of several riverfront homes along Tom
  Goethe Road begins to flood.

&&

LAT...LON 3273 8145 3276 8137 3264 8136 3249 8117
          3246 8125 3261 8144

$$

Flood Statement
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
923 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

...The Flood Warning is cancelled for the following rivers...

  Black Creek At Quinby affecting Darlington and Florence Counties SC

...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers...

  Great Pee Dee At Pee Dee affecting Marion and Florence Counties SC

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People with interests along the river should take the necessary precautions to
protect life and property from the flood waters.

Additional information is available on our website at weather.gov/ilm under the
"Rivers and Lakes" link.

&&

SCC041-067-290522-
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/PDES1.1.ER.200327T1615Z.200329T0600Z.200330T2100Z.NO/
923 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

...Flood Warning now in effect until late Monday night...
The Flood Warning continues for
  The Great Pee Dee At Pee Dee.
* until late Monday night.
* At  9:00 AM Saturday the stage was 19.63 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 19.9 feet by tomorrow
  morning. The river will fall below flood stage Monday afternoon.
* Impact...At 20.0 feet...Flood waters will affect swamplands and logging
  interests. Flood waters will affect timberland as far downstream as Yauhannah
  two weeks after the crest passes Pee Dee. Logging equipment needs to be moved.

&&

LAT...LON 3424 7962 3424 7950 3400 7945 3385 7932
          3385 7944 3398 7957

$$

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