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Public Information Statement

PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
1210 PM EST WED DEC 28 2011

THE FOLLOWING ARE TOTALS FROM THE RECENT RAINFALL EVENT. MOST OF
THE RAIN FELL FROM LATE MONDAY NIGHT THROUGH TUESDAY AFTERNOON.

OFFICIAL REPORTS.

LOCATION                    COUNTY/STATE        SOURCE    AMOUNT

BATESBURG - BATS1           LEXINGTON CO SC     COOP      1.52
ORANGEBURG MUN APT - KOGB   ORANGEBURG CO SC    ASOS      1.44
AIKEN - AKIS1               AIKEN CO SC         COOP      1.40
AUGUSTA 11TH ST - AGUG1     RICHMOND CO GA      NWS LARC  1.39
EDGEFIELD - EGFS1           EDGEFIELD CO SC     USGS      1.35
AUGUSTA DANIEL FIELD - KDNL RICHMOND CO GA      ASOS      1.32
WINNSBORO - WNBS1           FAIRFIELD CO SC     COOP      1.31
MANNING - MANS1             CLARENDON CO SC     COOP      1.29
APPLING - APPG1             COLUMBIA CO GA      NWS LARC  1.20
MCTIER CR. MONETTA - MCTS1  AIKEN CO SC         USGS      1.19
SANTEE ST. PAULS - SPLS1    CLARENDON CO SC     USGS      1.12
SUMTER - SMRS1              SUMTER CO SC        COOP      1.10
PELION - PLNS1              LEXINGTON CO SC     COOP      1.05
WAYNESBORO - WYNG1          BURKE CO GA         COOP      1.03
AUGUSTA BUSH FIELD - KAGS   RICHMOND CO GA      ASOS      0.84
COLUMBIA METRO APT - KCAE   LEXINGTON CO SC     ASOS      0.76
COLUMBIA OWENS FIELD - KCUB RICHLAND CO SC      ASOS      0.72
SUMTER SHAW AFB - KSSC      SUMTER CO SC        ASOS      0.66
MCENTIRE ANG - KMMT         RICHLAND CO SC      ASOS      0.51


THE FOLLOWING ARE COCORAHS PRECIPITATION REPORTS.

LOCATION                  AMOUNT (INCHES)

TRENTON 6.3 SSW            1.44
PEAK                       1.41
SUMTER 1.3 SE              1.38
WINNSBORO                  1.38
GILBERT 1.2 SSW            1.26
NORTH AUGUSTA 4.2 NE       1.25
LANCASTER 2 NNW            1.20
IRMO 3.3 NW                1.15
IRMO 3.3 WNW               1.11
CHAPIN 1.3 SSE             1.10
CHAPIN 1.4 S               1.10
AIKEN 1 SSW                1.04
AIKEN 7.8 SSE              1.04
LEXINGTON 5.9 SW           1.01


THE FOLLOWING ARE THE PEAK WIND GUSTS THAT WERE MEASURED TUESDAY.

LOCATION                  PEAK WIND    SOURCE    TIME
                          GUST (MPH)             (EST)

AUGUSTA GA BUSH FIELD      44          ASOS      0952
ORANGEBURG SC              41          ASOS      1017
LAKE MURRAY FLOTILLA IS.   41          NWS       1700
COLUMBIA SC METRO APT      40          ASOS      0952
SHAW AFB SUMTER SC         40          ASOS      1136
MCENTIRE ANG BASE SC       38          ASOS      1116
J STROM THURMOND LAKE DAM  36          NWS       1940
COLUMBIA SC OWENS FIELD    33          ASOS      1310
AUGUSTA GA DANIEL FIELD    32          ASOS      0957
LAKE WATEREE DAM SC        29          NWS       1700

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