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Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Warning
Issued: 12:51 PM EDT Jul. 23, 2018 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
southwestern Kershaw County in central South Carolina...
eastern Richland County in central South Carolina...

* until 245 PM EDT.

* At 1250 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to
two inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is expected
to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Forest Acres, Dentsville, Woodfields, Arcadia Lakes, Woodfield and
Fort Jackson.

Additional rainfall amounts of two inches are possible in the warned
area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Most flooding deaths occur in vehicles. Never drive through a flooded
roadway or around barricades. Turn around, don't drown.

Report any flooding directly to the Columbia National Weather Service
at 803 234 4115 when it is safe to do so. You can also send reports
by facebook or twitter to nwscolumbia or by E-mail at
NWS.Columbia@noaa.Gov.


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1251 PM EDT Mon Jul 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
southwestern Kershaw County in central South Carolina...
eastern Richland County in central South Carolina...

* until 245 PM EDT.

* At 1250 PM EDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated
thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Up to
two inches of rain have already fallen. Flash flooding is expected
to begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Forest Acres, Dentsville, Woodfields, Arcadia Lakes, Woodfield and
Fort Jackson.

Additional rainfall amounts of two inches are possible in the warned
area.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Most flooding deaths occur in vehicles. Never drive through a flooded
roadway or around barricades. Turn around, don't drown.

Report any flooding directly to the Columbia National Weather Service
at 803 234 4115 when it is safe to do so. You can also send reports
by facebook or twitter to nwscolumbia or by E-mail at
NWS.Columbia@noaa.Gov.


Lat... Lon 3382 8074 3385 8099 3386 8100 3417 8095
      3416 8067