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Areal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 5:01 PM EDT on May 01, 2016

Expires 7:00 PM EDT on May 01, 2016


The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Urban and Small Stream Flood Advisory for...
central Richland County in central South Carolina...
east central Lexington County in central South Carolina...

* until 700 PM EDT

* at 457 PM EDT... Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
thunderstorms. This will cause Urban and Small Stream flooding in
the advisory area. 1 inch of rain has fallen over the past half
hour. Radar indicates that one to two more inches will be possible
over the next hour or two. Training or slow moving storms may
produce heavy rainfall.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Columbia... West Columbia... Cayce... Forest Acres... Springdale...
Woodfields... Dentsville... Oak Grove... St. Andrews... Arcadia Lakes... Five
Points and Woodfield.

* The heavy rain will cause flash flooding in the Columbia
metropolitan area especially in the Five Points area... the
intersection of Whaley and main streets and intersection of
Blossom and Pickens streets in Columbia.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Turn around... don't drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.

Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small
creeks and streams... urban areas... highways... streets and underpasses as
well as other drainage areas and low lying spots.


Lat... Lon 3407 8092 3392 8093 3392 8106 3399 8112
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