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Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning
Issued: 8:36 PM EST Dec. 17, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the edisto river near Givhans Ferry.
* At 7 PM Monday the stage was 10.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast, the river will continue rising to near 11.5 feet by
Thursday morning. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* At 12.0 feet, most homes on happiness Lane are accessible only by
boat. Flooding also occurs along roadways south of Highway 17
alternate including Camp buddy Road and Martins Landing Road.

Lat... Lon 3304 8065 3311 8062 3308 8036 3275 8036
          3275 8050 3302 8044

153 PM EST Mon Dec 17 2018

The National Weather Service in Charleston has extended the

* Flood Warning for...
Dorchester County in southeastern South Carolina...

* until 230 PM EST Tuesday.

* At 153 PM EST, Dorchester County emergency management continued to
indicate flooding in the Twin Lakes area. There is continued
concern is that flood waters from the Twin Lakes region will move
downstream into the Ashley river, which could cause flooding in
the Ashborough west subdivision, including Thornhill drive and
Mayfield street. No additional rainfall is expected through
Tuesday afternoon.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
slands bridge.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Please report flooding to your local law enforcement agency when you
can do so safely.

A Flood Warning means that flooding is imminent or occurring. All
interested parties should take necessary precautions immediately.

Lat... Lon 3302 8028 3298 8024 3296 8017 3293 8019
      3297 8029 3301 8032

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