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PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
214 PM EDT TUE JUN 12 2012

THE FOLLOWING ARE TOTALS FROM THE RECENT HEAVY RAINFALL EVENT.
APPRECIATION FOR THESE REPORTS IS EXTENDED TO COOPERATIVE 
OBSERVERS...COCORAHS OBSERVES...FAA...USGS AND USFS. 

LOCATION                    COUNTY/STATE        SOURCE    AMOUNT

OFFICIAL REPORTS

AUGUSTA 11TH ST - AGUG1     RICHMOND CO GA      NWS LARC  5.38
AUGUSTA DANIEL FIELD - KDNL RICHMOND CO GA      ASOS      4.98
MIDVILLE - MIDG1            BURKE CO GA         COOP      4.18
WAYNESBORO - WYNG1          BURKE CO GA         COOP      3.57
LK GREENWOOD - CHPS1        NEWBERRY CO SC      COOP      3.50
BUTLER CREEK RES. - FORG1   RICHMOND CO GA      USGS      3.44
WAYNESB. GIRARD - GIRG1     BURKE CO GA         USGS      3.38
FT. GORDON - FRTG1          RICHMOND CO GA      USGS      3.32
SAVANNAH BL.LK.DAM - NSLG1  RICHMOND CO GA      USGS      2.87
SANTEE ST. PAULS - SPLS1    CLARENDON CO SC     USGS      2.86
MCENTIRE ANG - KMMT         RICHLAND CO SC      ASOS      2.62
SARDIS - SARG1              BURKE CO GA         USGS      2.61
NEWBERRY - NEWS1            NEWBERRY CO SC      USGS      2.59
LONGTOWN - LNTS1            FAIRFIELD CO SC     COOP      2.55
CEDAR CREEK - BLYS1         RICHLAND CO SC      COOP      2.51
SPIRIT CREEK - SPTG1        RICHMOND CO GA      USGS      2.48
WINNSBORO - WNBS1           FAIRFIELD CO SC     COOP      2.34
COLUMBIA METRO APT - KCAE   LEXINGTON CO SC     ASOS      2.29
LITTLE MOUNTAIN - LIMS1     NEWBERRY CO SC      COOP      2.27
MCCORMICK - MCCS1           MCCORMICK CO SC     COOP      2.24
AUGUSTA BUSH FIELD - KAGS   RICHMOND CO GA      ASOS      2.17
BATESBURG - BATS1           LEXINGTON CO SC     COOP      2.02
ORANGEBURG WTR - ORBS1      ORANGEBURG CO SC    COOP      1.89
COLUMBIA OWENS FIELD - KCUB RICHLAND CO SC      ASOS      1.82
L. G. CHAPPELLS - LGRS1     NEWBERRY CO SC      USGS      1.75
CAROLINA H.JACKSON - JEFS1  CHESTERFIELD CO SC  USGS      1.68
PELION - PLNS1              LEXINGTON CO SC     COOP      1.58
BAMBERG - BAMS1             BAMBERG CO SC       COOP      1.52
EDGEFIELD - EGFS1           EDGEFIELD CO SC     USGS      1.49
BISHOPVILLE - BISS1         LEE CO SC           USGS      1.45
JOHNSTON - JOHS1            EDGEFIELD CO SC     COOP      1.45
SALUDA FLTR PLT - SADS1     SALUDA CO SC        COOP      1.36
BARNWELL - BNLS1            BARNWELL CO SC      COOP      1.32
KIOKEE CR. EVANS - EVNG1    COLUMBIA CO GA      USGS      1.32
BISHOPVILLE - BSPS1         LEE CO SC           COOP      1.29
MCTIER CR. MONETTA - MCTS1  AIKEN CO SC         USGS      1.25
SUMTER SHAW AFB - KSSC      SUMTER CO SC        ASOS      1.24
SANDHILL - SAHS1            RICHLAND CO SC      COOP      1.20
BLACKVILLE CLEM. - BLVS1    BARNWELL CO SC      USGS      1.11
APPLING - APPG1             COLUMBIA CO GA      NWS LARC  1.10
COLUMBIA BLO LK M. - MURS1  LEXINGTON CO SC     USGS      1.01
ORANGEBURG MUN APT - KOGB   ORANGEBURG CO SC    ASOS      0.88
LAKE WATEREE - WATS1        KERSHAW CO SC       COOP      0.76
SAV. RAWS JACKSON - JCKS1   BARNWELL CO SC      USFS      0.69
CHERAW WATER PLANT - CEWS1  CHESTERFIELD CO SC  COOP      0.64
PAGELAND - PAGS1            CHESTERFIELD CO SC  USGS      0.62
MCBEE - MBES1               CHESTERFIELD CO SC  USGS      0.61
CHESTERFIELD - CSFS1        CHESTERFIELD CO SC  USGS      0.53
HORSE CR.CLRWATER - CLRS1   AIKEN CO GA         USGS      0.36

OTHER SITES (FAA AWOS/RAWS)...

NEWBERRY COUNTY AIRPORT (KEOE)                            7.39
SAVRIV (LCSS1) (AIKEN CO.)                                3.20
SANTEE NWR (SPLS1) (CLARENDON CO.)                        2.86
SAVRAW (SRSS1) (BARNWELL CO.)                             2.24
SUMTER COUNTY AIRPORT (KSMS)                              2.17
CONGAREE (GDNS1) (RICHLAND CO.)                           2.11
SANTEE COOPER REGIONAL AIRPORT (KMNI)                     1.94
JACKSON PORTABLE (JCKS1) (AIKEN CO.)                      1.51
WEIR TOWER (TT059) (RICHLAND CO.)                         1.43
BARNWELL COUNTY AIRPORT (KBNL)                            1.39
CHERAW MUNICIPAL AIRPORT-LYNCH BELLINGER FIELD (KCQW)     0.99
CAROLINA SANDHILLS (JEFS1)                                0.69
LANCASTER COUNTY-MCWHIRTER FIELD (KLKR)                   0.14

COCORAHS OBSERVERS (COMMUNITY COLLABORATIVE RAIN HAIL SNOW 
NETWORK)...

SC-AK-10 NORTH AUGUSTA 1.7 NNW                            6.47
SC-AK-13 NORTH AUGUSTA 3.3 N                              5.65
GA-MD-1  THOMSON 2.5 S                                    4.62
SC-ED-2  TRENTON 6.3 SSW                                  4.11
SC-LX-44 GASTON 3.8 W                                     4.07
SC-AK-4  NORTH AUGUSTA 4.2 NE                             3.80
SC-NW-4  PEAK 0.4 SSE                                     3.30
SC-CA-7  CAMERON 4.2 SE                                   3.26
SC-NW-5  PROSPERITY 4.4 ESE                               3.00
SC-MC-5  MCCORMICK 2.3 W                                  2.85
SC-CD-10 SUMMERTON 5.1 S                                  2.73
SC-OR-11 NEESES 7.0 SE                                    2.69
SC-AK-20 AIKEN 1.1 S                                      2.68
SC-FR-1  WINNSBORO 0.1 NE                                 2.61
SC-RC-41 BLYTHEWOOD 1.0 W                                 2.56
SC-AK-23 AIKEN 1.0 SSW                                    2.55
SC-AK-15 AIKEN 2.7 NW                                     2.54
SC-OR-6  VANCE 1.5 ENE                                    2.47
SC-LX-49 CHAPIN 1.3 SSE                                   2.46
SC-LX-51 CHAPIN 1.4 S                                     2.45
SC-CD-7  MANNING 3.3 WNW                                  2.37
SC-CA-1  ST. MATTHEWS 3.2 ENE                             2.34
SC-CA-8  CAMERON 2.0 SE                                   2.32
SC-RC-2  BLYTHEWOOD 5.0 SW                                2.26
SC-AK-16 AIKEN 8.1 SSE                                    2.24
SC-LX-48 LEXINGTON 4.2 ENE                                2.20
SC-RC-30 HOPKINS 3.9 NNE                                  2.17
SC-LX-57 WEST COLUMBIA 1.2 ESE                            2.14
SC-CD-1  SUMMERTON 8.4 SE                                 2.05
SC-RC-39 COLUMBIA 0.9 E                                   2.05
SC-CD-4  SUMMERTON 5.2 SSE                                1.99
SC-BW-3  BARNWELL 3.1 W                                   1.76
SC-SM-1  SUMTER 1.3 SE                                    1.74
SC-LX-39 GILBERT 1.2 SSW                                  1.73
SC-ED-7  JOHNSTON 0.2 SW                                  1.70
SC-OR-3  NORTH 0.3 W                                      1.70
SC-BW-1  BARNWELL 3.6 E                                   1.69
SC-RC-12 COLUMBIA 6.7 N                                   1.65
SC-RC-6  BLYTHEWOOD 4.7 SSE                               1.64
SC-LN-10 INDIAN LAND 4.7 S                                1.63
SC-LX-28 CHAPIN 2.8 SSE                                   1.60
SC-AK-27 WILLISTON 4.3 NNW                                1.56
SC-RC-42 COLUMBIA 3.1 E                                   1.56
SC-LX-31 LEXINGTON 1.0 SE                                 1.53
SC-LX-26 LEXINGTON 3.4 SSE                                1.48
GA-MD-2  DEARING 1.1 SSE                                  1.46
SC-BM-1  DENMARK 2.8 WNW                                  1.39
SC-LN-2  FORT MILL 3.5 ENE                                1.39
SC-LX-5  LEXINGTON 1.6 WNW                                1.38
SC-RC-5  IRMO 4.2 NNW                                     1.38
SC-SL-2  SALUDA 6.1 SW                                    1.37
SC-BM-2  BLACKVILLE 3.7 E                                 1.33
SC-KR-17 CAMDEN 2.7 NNW                                   1.30
SC-LN-6  INDIAN LAND 4.6 S                                1.30
SC-LX-22 LEXINGTON 5.9 SW                                 1.29
SC-ED-8  EDGEFIELD 0.5 SW                                 1.26
SC-CA-2  GASTON 5.3 E                                     1.25
SC-LX-35 LEXINGTON 2.9 NE                                 1.25
SC-KR-4  CAMDEN 6.6 NE                                    1.22
SC-LX-43 LEXINGTON 1.2 SW                                 1.22
SC-RC-4  IRMO 3.3 NW                                      1.22
SC-AK-26 AIKEN 2.3 S                                      1.19
SC-KR-3  CAMDEN 4.2 ENE                                   1.12
SC-SL-6  SALUDA 3.5 ENE                                   1.07
SC-RC-40 IRMO 1.5 NW                                      1.06
SC-CD-6  MANNING 1.9 SSE                                  1.04
SC-KR-10 ELGIN 0.5 SSE                                    1.04
SC-KR-12 CAMDEN 3.1 SE                                    1.04
SC-LN-7  LANCASTER 4.0 S                                  1.02
SC-KR-19 CAMDEN 3.2 SE                                    0.92
SC-LN-4  LANCASTER 2.0 NNW                                0.90
SC-KR-16 ELGIN 1.9 NE                                     0.89
SC-LX-61 IRMO 2.1 SW                                      0.88
SC-KR-9  ELGIN 1.2 SW                                     0.84
SC-CD-2  MANNING 8.2 S                                    0.81
SC-AK-14 AIKEN 7.8 SSE                                    0.80
SC-LN-8  LANCASTER 0.4 WSW                                0.75
SC-RC-18 BLYTHEWOOD 2.8 SW                                0.75
SC-KR-14 LUGOFF 2.2 NNW                                   0.71
SC-KR-15 KERSHAW 4.0 ENE                                  0.71
SC-NW-8  PROSPERITY 2.8 SE                                0.40
SC-LX-60 LEXINGTON 0.5 E                                  0.36

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