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Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:00 PM EDT Jul. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
Columbia County in east central Georgia...
McDuffie County in east central Georgia...
Richmond County in east central Georgia...
Southern Edgefield County in central South Carolina...
western Aiken County in central South Carolina...

* until 400 PM EDT

* at 158 PM EDT, Doppler radar a band of thunderstorms producing
heavy rain. Over one inch of rain fell at Thomson in only 20
minutes. Total rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches will be possible.
This will cause urban and small stream flooding in the advisory
area. Motorists should use caution along and near the Interstate
20 corridor, and throughout metropolitan Augusta and surrounding
areas.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Aiken, North Augusta, Grovetown, Evans, Thomson, Augusta, Martinez,
Clearwater, Fort Gordon, Belvedere, Hephzibah, Harlem, New
Ellenton, Jackson, Gloverville, Burnettown, Blythe, Dearing,
Windsor and Murphys estates.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Lat... Lon 3364 8220 3359 8213 3363 8210 3366 8212
      3374 8173 3375 8156 3343 8149 3326 8185
      3326 8192 3323 8198 3324 8206 3323 8211
      3330 8217 3327 8228 3331 8234 3331 8239
      3334 8244 3336 8255 3341 8255 3355 8262



Public Information Statement
Issued: 11:33 AM EDT Jul. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Rainfall reports Sunday July 23rd 2017...

Thanks to volunteer weather observers, and other government
agencies, for this information.

Please note: only amounts of one inch or higher are listed below.


Location amount provider

... Georgia...

... Columbia County...
2 W Clarks Hill 2.14 in maritime
3 N Evans 1.19 in cocorahs
Martinez 1.16 in cocorahs

... McDuffie County...
Thomson-McDuffie co apt 2.60 in AWOS


... South Carolina...

... Aiken County...
1 ENE Perry 2.64 in cocorahs
Aiken 2.7 NW 2.11 in cocorahs
2 WNW Aiken 2.01 in cocorahs
1 NW Aiken 1.95 in cocorahs
2 ENE Belvedere 1.69 in cocorahs
Burnettown 1.27 in cocorahs
1 N Aiken 1.25 in cocorahs

... Chesterfield County...
6 E Jefferson 3.84 in RAWS
3 se Pageland 2.28 in GOES
2 SSW Trinity 1.42 in cocorahs
3 SW Chesterfield 1.35 in coop
1 W Cheraw 1.03 in cwop

... Edgefield County...
4 SW Johnston 3.00 in coop
4 NE Murphys estates 2.77 in cocorahs
McCormick 1.51 in coop
5 NE Murphys estates 1.38 in cocorahs
6 S Callison 1.34 in RAWS

... Kershaw County...
2 NW Elgin 2.73 in cwop
Lugoff 2.2 NNW 1.98 in cocorahs
Lugoff 2ne 1.60 in coop

... Lexington County...
Pelion 4.7 W 3.91 in cocorahs
1 SW Cayce 2.04 in cocorahs
Cayce 1.85 in cocorahs
1 NE Oak Grove 1.73 in cocorahs
scemd Pine Ridge 1.54 in rcwinds
Swansea 5.8 ENE 1.38 in cocorahs

... McCormick County...
2 W McCormick 3.55 in cocorahs
plumb Branch Lake Thurmond 3.34 in GOES
McCormick 1.51 in coop

... Newberry County...
1 SSE Newberry 1.81 in cocorahs
Newberry 1.74 in coop
1 N Newberry 1.50 in cocorahs

... Orangeburg County...
2 W Cordova 1.89 in cocorahs
4 E Woodford 1.56 in cocorahs

... Richland County...
mlk park 4.02 in rcwinds
1 W Forest Acres 3.47 in cocorahs
univ of SC Columbia 3.25 in ucoop
Columbia 3.1 E 2.97 in cocorahs
hq downtown 2.95 in rcwinds
gills creek 2.95 in rcwinds
Forest Acres 2.89 in cocorahs
1 ESE Columbia 2.81 in cocorahs
edventure 2.76 in rcwinds
6 SW Eastover 2.55 in RAWS
public works 2.40 in rcwinds
Eastover 2.28 in rcwinds
3 ENE Blythewood 2.04 in cocorahs
Bear Creek 1.77 in rcwinds
4 NE Dentsville 1.71 in cwop
Sandhill Experiment stn 1.55 in coop
4 SSE Blythewood 1.45 in cocorahs
Columbia Hamilton-Owens apt 1.43 in ASOS
Columbia test 1.32 in GOES
mcentire angb Eastover 1.10 in AWOS
5 WSW Elgin 1.07 in cocorahs
Blythewood 1.04 in cocorahs

... Saluda County...
3 ENE Saluda 2.23 in cocorahs
Saluda 1.27 in cocorahs
Saluda 1.21 in coop

... Sumter County...
Sumter 2.85 in cwop
1 ESE Sumter 2.72 in cocorahs
Sumter 2.27 in cocorahs
Sumter 2.23 in cocorahs
1 SW Millwood 1.59 in cocorahs

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.

Dcm

1133 am EDT Mon Jul 24 2017

... Rainfall reports Sunday July 23rd 2017...

Thanks to volunteer weather observers, and other government
agencies, for this information.

Please note: only amounts of one inch or higher are listed below.


Location amount provider

... Georgia...

... Columbia County...
2 W Clarks Hill 2.14 in maritime
3 N Evans 1.19 in cocorahs
Martinez 1.16 in cocorahs

... McDuffie County...
Thomson-McDuffie co apt 2.60 in AWOS


... South Carolina...

... Aiken County...
1 ENE Perry 2.64 in cocorahs
Aiken 2.7 NW 2.11 in cocorahs
2 WNW Aiken 2.01 in cocorahs
1 NW Aiken 1.95 in cocorahs
2 ENE Belvedere 1.69 in cocorahs
Burnettown 1.27 in cocorahs
1 N Aiken 1.25 in cocorahs

... Chesterfield County...
6 E Jefferson 3.84 in RAWS
3 se Pageland 2.28 in GOES
2 SSW Trinity 1.42 in cocorahs
3 SW Chesterfield 1.35 in coop
1 W Cheraw 1.03 in cwop

... Edgefield County...
4 SW Johnston 3.00 in coop
4 NE Murphys estates 2.77 in cocorahs
McCormick 1.51 in coop
5 NE Murphys estates 1.38 in cocorahs
6 S Callison 1.34 in RAWS

... Kershaw County...
2 NW Elgin 2.73 in cwop
Lugoff 2.2 NNW 1.98 in cocorahs
Lugoff 2ne 1.60 in coop

... Lexington County...
Pelion 4.7 W 3.91 in cocorahs
1 SW Cayce 2.04 in cocorahs
Cayce 1.85 in cocorahs
1 NE Oak Grove 1.73 in cocorahs
scemd Pine Ridge 1.54 in rcwinds
Swansea 5.8 ENE 1.38 in cocorahs

... McCormick County...
2 W McCormick 3.55 in cocorahs
plumb Branch Lake Thurmond 3.34 in GOES
McCormick 1.51 in coop

... Newberry County...
1 SSE Newberry 1.81 in cocorahs
Newberry 1.74 in coop
1 N Newberry 1.50 in cocorahs

... Orangeburg County...
2 W Cordova 1.89 in cocorahs
4 E Woodford 1.56 in cocorahs

... Richland County...
mlk park 4.02 in rcwinds
1 W Forest Acres 3.47 in cocorahs
univ of SC Columbia 3.25 in ucoop
Columbia 3.1 E 2.97 in cocorahs
hq downtown 2.95 in rcwinds
gills creek 2.95 in rcwinds
Forest Acres 2.89 in cocorahs
1 ESE Columbia 2.81 in cocorahs
edventure 2.76 in rcwinds
6 SW Eastover 2.55 in RAWS
public works 2.40 in rcwinds
Eastover 2.28 in rcwinds
3 ENE Blythewood 2.04 in cocorahs
Bear Creek 1.77 in rcwinds
4 NE Dentsville 1.71 in cwop
Sandhill Experiment stn 1.55 in coop
4 SSE Blythewood 1.45 in cocorahs
Columbia Hamilton-Owens apt 1.43 in ASOS
Columbia test 1.32 in GOES
mcentire angb Eastover 1.10 in AWOS
5 WSW Elgin 1.07 in cocorahs
Blythewood 1.04 in cocorahs

... Saluda County...
3 ENE Saluda 2.23 in cocorahs
Saluda 1.27 in cocorahs
Saluda 1.21 in coop

... Sumter County...
Sumter 2.85 in cwop
1 ESE Sumter 2.72 in cocorahs
Sumter 2.27 in cocorahs
Sumter 2.23 in cocorahs
1 SW Millwood 1.59 in cocorahs

Observations are collected from a variety of sources with varying
equipment and exposures. We thank all volunteer weather observers
for their dedication. Not all data listed are considered official.

Dcm


Areal Flood Advisory
Issued: 2:00 PM EDT Jul. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* urban and small stream flood advisory for...
Columbia County in east central Georgia...
McDuffie County in east central Georgia...
Richmond County in east central Georgia...
Southern Edgefield County in central South Carolina...
western Aiken County in central South Carolina...

* until 400 PM EDT

* at 158 PM EDT, Doppler radar a band of thunderstorms producing
heavy rain. Over one inch of rain fell at Thomson in only 20
minutes. Total rainfall amounts of 1 to 3 inches will be possible.
This will cause urban and small stream flooding in the advisory
area. Motorists should use caution along and near the Interstate
20 corridor, and throughout metropolitan Augusta and surrounding
areas.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Aiken, North Augusta, Grovetown, Evans, Thomson, Augusta, Martinez,
Clearwater, Fort Gordon, Belvedere, Hephzibah, Harlem, New
Ellenton, Jackson, Gloverville, Burnettown, Blythe, Dearing,
Windsor and Murphys estates.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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


Lat... Lon 3364 8220 3359 8213 3363 8210 3366 8212
      3374 8173 3375 8156 3343 8149 3326 8185
      3326 8192 3323 8198 3324 8206 3323 8211
      3330 8217 3327 8228 3331 8234 3331 8239
      3334 8244 3336 8255 3341 8255 3355 8262