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Flood Warning
Issued: 9:01 PM EST Nov. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning extended for
the Congaree River at Congaree National Park-Gadsden.
* Until Wednesday evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 8 PM Sunday the stage was 17.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 15.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall... going below flood
stage by Tuesday night.
* At 18.0 feet... several homes in the Sandy Run subdivision along the
river become flooded. At 18 feet the river covers the Weston Lake
Overlook in the Congaree National Park. Between 18 and 18.5 feet
the river begins to cover sections of the elevated boardwalk.


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




901 PM EST sun Nov 18 2018

The Flood Warning extended for
the Congaree River at Carolina Eastman.
* Until Tuesday evening... or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 6 PM Sunday the stage was 120.3 feet.
* Flood stage is 115.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will continue to fall... going below flood
stage Monday night.
* 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.
* At 115.0 feet... flooding occurs in low lying areas of the Carolina
Eastman facility and at the Congaree National Park.


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




Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:55 PM EST Nov. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

The flood advisory continues for
the Congaree River at Columbia.
* Until Monday morning.
* At 8 PM Sunday the stage was 11.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will fall below advisory criteria by Monday
morning, then to around 7.5 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Advisory stage is 10.0 feet.
* At 10.0 feet... flooding occurs in flood prone areas near and
downstream from Columbia. Flooding also occurs on parts of the
Cayce and West Columbia river walk.


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




Flood Advisory
Issued: 8:55 PM EST Nov. 18, 2018 – National Weather Service

The flood advisory continues for
the Congaree River at Columbia.
* Until Monday morning.
* At 8 PM Sunday the stage was 11.8 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Forecast... the river will fall below advisory criteria by Monday
morning, then to around 7.5 feet by Tuesday morning.
* Advisory stage is 10.0 feet.
* At 10.0 feet... flooding occurs in flood prone areas near and
downstream from Columbia. Flooding also occurs on parts of the
Cayce and West Columbia river walk.


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




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