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Flood Warning
Issued: 11:54 PM EDT Apr. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Congaree River at Congaree National Park-Gadsden.
* From Wednesday morning to Monday afternoon... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 11 PM Tuesday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage Wednesday morning
and crest around 16.8 feet Friday evening. The river will fall
below flood stage by early Sunday 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.


Lat... Lon 3384 8090 3380 8083 3377 8085 3380 8091



1154 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

The Flood Warning continues for
the Congaree River at Carolina Eastman.
* Until Sunday afternoon... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 11 PM Tuesday the stage was 115.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 115.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue rising to near 119.8 feet by
after midnight Friday morning. The river will fall below flood
stage by Saturday afternoon.
* 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.


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




Flood Advisory
Issued: 10:12 PM EDT Apr. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The flood advisory continues for
the Congaree River at Columbia.
* Until Thursday morning.
* At 10 PM Tuesday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Advisory stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river at Columbia will crest near 12.9 feet Thursday
evening.
* At 8.5 feet, water reaches the lowest sections of the
Cayce-West Columbia riverwalk. At 12 feet, several sections
of the riverwalk become cut off. At 13 feet, flooding occurs
in flood prone areas near and downstream from Columbia.
Flooding also occurs over much of the Cayce and West Columbia
riverwalk.


Lat... Lon 3404 8106 3396 8100 3394 8106 3401 8111




Flood Advisory
Issued: 10:12 PM EDT Apr. 24, 2018 – National Weather Service

The flood advisory continues for
the Congaree River at Columbia.
* Until Thursday morning.
* At 10 PM Tuesday the stage was 10.3 feet.
* Advisory stage is 10.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river at Columbia will crest near 12.9 feet Thursday
evening.
* At 8.5 feet, water reaches the lowest sections of the
Cayce-West Columbia riverwalk. At 12 feet, several sections
of the riverwalk become cut off. At 13 feet, flooding occurs
in flood prone areas near and downstream from Columbia.
Flooding also occurs over much of the Cayce and West Columbia
riverwalk.


Lat... Lon 3404 8106 3396 8100 3394 8106 3401 8111




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