Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC

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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
657 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in South
Carolina..
  Wateree River At Lake Wateree affecting Fairfield...Kershaw and
  Lancaster Counties


.Despite recent dry weather...Lake Wateree remains elevated. Additional rainfall
is expected this weekend.

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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/WATS1.1.ER.150421T1145Z.150422T1200Z.150426T0730Z.NO/
657 PM EDT FRI APR 24 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Wateree River At Lake Wateree.
* until late Sunday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At  2 PM Friday the stage was 100.1 feet.
* Flood stage is 100.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* forecast...The river will reach 100.1 feet by this evening
 and fall below flood stage early Sunday morning.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall...Going below flood
  stage by early Sunday morning.
* At 100.4 feet...The water begins to overflow one or more marinas and
  piers along the northwest shores.

&&

LAT...LON 3450 8085 3432 8063 3428 8075 3447 8098

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