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Radar valid at 845 pm EDT, May 29th 2017

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Flash Flood Warning
National Weather Service Columbia SC
748 PM EDT MON MAY 29 2017

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Flash Flood Warning for...
East central Lexington County in central South Carolina...
Central Richland County in central South Carolina...

* Until 845 PM EDT

* At 747 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated thunderstorms producing
heavy rain across the warned area. Flash flooding is expected to
begin shortly.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Columbia, West Columbia, Cayce, Forest Acres, Springdale, St.
Andrews, Pine Ridge and Five Points.


Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of the Five
Points area extending downstream along Rocky Branch Creek. This
includes the areas of Maxcy Gregg Park, areas of USC along the creek,
intersection at Pickens and Blossom, intersection at Whaley and Main
and areas of the Olympia neighborhood along the creek.

Report flooding to local law enforcement. Send reports by Facebook or
Twitter to NWSColumbia, e-mail us at or call 803-234-


LAT...LON 3392 8110 3404 8110 3404 8096 3393 8096

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