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Watches & Warnings

Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 6:43 PM EST Nov. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east central Georgia and central South Carolina,
including the following areas, in east central Georgia, Burke,
Columbia, Lincoln, McDuffie, and Richmond. In central South
Carolina, Aiken, Chesterfield, Edgefield, Fairfield, Kershaw,
Lancaster, Lexington, McCormick, Newberry, Richland, and
Saluda.

* Through Thursday morning

* general rain totals through Thursday morning are forecast to
be 2 to 3 inches. Locally higher amounts could possibly occur.

* The ground remains saturated and stream levels are elevated.
The heavier rainfall amounts could lead to flooding along
small streams and other flood-prone locations.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

Do not attempt to drive on flooded roads. It takes Little Water
to move a vehicle off the Road and into deeper water. Be especially
cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the danger.




Areal Flood Watch
Issued: 6:43 PM EST Nov. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flood Watch remains in effect through Thursday morning...

The Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east central Georgia and central South Carolina,
including the following areas, in east central Georgia, Burke,
Columbia, Lincoln, McDuffie, and Richmond. In central South
Carolina, Aiken, Chesterfield, Edgefield, Fairfield, Kershaw,
Lancaster, Lexington, McCormick, Newberry, Richland, and
Saluda.

* Through Thursday morning

* general rain totals through Thursday morning are forecast to
be 2 to 3 inches. Locally higher amounts could possibly occur.

* The ground remains saturated and stream levels are elevated.
The heavier rainfall amounts could lead to flooding along
small streams and other flood-prone locations.


Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flood Watch means there is a potential for flooding based on
current forecasts.

You should monitor later forecasts and be alert for possible
flood warnings. Those living in areas prone to flooding should be
prepared to take action should flooding develop.

Do not attempt to drive on flooded roads. It takes Little Water
to move a vehicle off the Road and into deeper water. Be especially
cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the danger.