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Flood Warning
Issued: 4:45 AM EST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for the Congaree River at Carolina Eastman.
* Until further notice... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 4 am this morning the stage was 119.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 115 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river at Carolina Eastman will crest near 122.3 feet
Sunday and Monday.
* At 119 feet... extensive flooding occurs in the Congaree National
Park. Some area farmland is flooded. Minor flooding occurs at the
Carolina Eastman facility.


Lat... Lon 3396 8100 3387 8092 3379 8097 3394 8106




Flood Advisory
Issued: 4:26 AM EST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

The flood advisory continues for the Congaree River at Columbia.
* Through Wednesday.
* At 4 am Saturday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Advisory stage is 10 feet.
* Flood stage is 19 feet.
* Forecast... the river at Columbia will crest near 18.3 feet
Sunday afternoon or night.
* At 19 feet... extensive swampland and large areas of farmland and
pasture land downstream from Columbia become flooded.
* At 16 feet... old State Road, SC 66, below Cayce becomes flooded.
* At 14 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



Flood Advisory
Issued: 4:26 AM EST Feb. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

The flood advisory continues for the Congaree River at Columbia.
* Through Wednesday.
* At 4 am Saturday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Advisory stage is 10 feet.
* Flood stage is 19 feet.
* Forecast... the river at Columbia will crest near 18.3 feet
Sunday afternoon or night.
* At 19 feet... extensive swampland and large areas of farmland and
pasture land downstream from Columbia become flooded.
* At 16 feet... old State Road, SC 66, below Cayce becomes flooded.
* At 14 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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