Public Information Statement
Issued by NWS Columbia, SC
PUBLIC INFORMATION STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
239 PM EST THU NOV 15 2012


THE FOLLOWING ARE TOTALS FROM THE RAINFALL WHICH BEGAN LAST EVENING.
APPRECIATION FOR THESE REPORTS IS EXTENDED TO COOPERATIVE
OBSERVERS...SKYWARN SPOTTERS...HIGHWAY DEPARTMENTS...AND MEDIA.

LOCATION                    COUNTY/STATE        SOURCE    AMOUNT

OFFICIAL REPORTS

SPRINGFIELD - SPRS1         ORANGEBURG CO SC    COOP      2.00
EDGEFIELD - EGFS1           EDGEFIELD CO SC     USGS      1.64
MCCORMICK - MCCS1           MCCORMICK CO SC     COOP      1.60
JOHNSTON - JOHS1            EDGEFIELD CO SC     COOP      1.52
PELION - PLNS1              LEXINGTON CO SC     COOP      1.52
LK GREENWOOD - CHPS1        NEWBERRY CO SC      COOP      1.40
COLUMBIA METRO APT - KCAE   LEXINGTON CO SC     ASOS      1.36
BLACKVILLE CLEM - BLVS1     BARNWELL CO SC      USGS      1.28
CLARKES L SAVANNAH - LCSS1  AIKEN CO SC         COOP      1.26
MANNING - MANS1             CLARENDON CO SC     COOP      1.26
SALUDA FLTR PLT - SADS1     SALUDA CO SC        COOP      1.25
BATESBURG - BATS1           LEXINGTON CO SC     COOP      1.23
L. G. CHAPPELLS - LGRS1     NEWBERRY CO SC      USGS      1.22
L.G. CHAPPELLS - LGRS1      NEWBERRY CO SC      COOP      1.22
COLUMBIA OWENS FIELD - KCUB RICHLAND CO SC      ASOS      1.21
LONGTOWN - LNTS1            FAIRFIELD CO SC     COOP      1.21
LUGOFF 2 NE - LUGS1         KERSHAW CO SC       COOP      1.19
NEWBERRY - NEWS1            NEWBERRY CO SC      USGS      1.17
WAYNESBORO - WYNG1          BURKE CO GA         COOP      1.16
MCTIER CR. MONETTA - MCTS1  AIKEN CO SC         USGS      1.15
SC DOT SALUDA - SRGS1       SALUDA CO SC        COOP      1.14
USC T. BUCKET - UCSS1       RICHLAND CO SC      COOP      1.13
CEDAR CREEK - BLYS1         RICHLAND CO SC      COOP      1.12
MCENTIRE ANG - KMMT         RICHLAND CO SC      ASOS      1.12
NEWBERRY WKDK - NWYS1       NEWBERRY CO SC      COOP      1.12
LAKE MURRAY - IRMS1         LEXINGTON CO SC     COOP      1.10
SANDHILL - SAHS1            RICHLAND CO SC      COOP      1.10
COLUMBIA BLO LK M - MURS1   LEXINGTON CO SC     USGS      1.05
ORANGEBURG MUN APT - KOGB   ORANGEBURG CO SC    ASOS      1.05
BISHOPVILLE - BSPS1         LEE CO SC           COOP      1.02
USFS NEAR JACKSON - SRSS1   AIKEN CO SC         USFS      1.01
USFS NR. JACKSON - SRSS1    AIKEN CO SC         USFS      1.01
CLARKS HILL - CHDS1         MCCORMICK CO SC     COOP      0.93
SARDIS - SARG1              BURKE CO GA         USGS      0.89
SAVANNAH BL.LK.DAM - NSLG1  RICHMOND CO GA      USGS      0.87
WAYNESB. GIRARD - GIRG1     BURKE CO GA         USGS      0.86
NEAL SHOALS - NELS1         UNION CO SC         COOP      0.83
AUGUSTA BUSH FIELD - KAGS   RICHMOND CO GA      ASOS      0.82
BAMBERG - BAMS1             BAMBERG CO SC       COOP      0.80
BARNWELL - BNLS1            BARNWELL CO SC      COOP      0.80
WINNSBORO - WNBS1           FAIRFIELD CO SC     COOP      0.79
KIOKEE CR. EVANS - EVNG1    COLUMBIA CO GA      USGS      0.77
SUMTER SHAW AFB - KSSC      SUMTER CO SC        ASOS      0.75
FT. GORDON - FRTG1          RICHMOND CO GA      USGS      0.72
AUGUSTA 11TH ST - AGUG1     RICHMOND CO GA      NWS LARC  0.71
AUGUSTA DANIEL FIELD - KDNL RICHMOND CO GA      ASOS      0.62
MCBEE - MBES1               CHESTERFIELD CO SC  USGS      0.62
APPLING - APPG1             COLUMBIA CO GA      NWS LARC  0.60
PAGELAND - PAGS1            CHESTERFIELD CO SC  USGS      0.55
BUTLER CREEK RES - FORG1    RICHMOND CO GA      USGS      0.54
SPIRIT CREEK - SPTG1        RICHMOND CO GA      USGS      0.52
CHERAW WATER PLANT - CEWS1  CHESTERFIELD CO SC  COOP      0.41
CHESTERFIELD - CSFS1        CHESTERFIELD CO SC  USGS      0.30
LITTLE MOUNTAIN - LIMS1     NEWBERRY CO SC      COOP      0.30
SANTEE ST. PAULS - SPLS1    CLARENDON CO SC     USGS      0.27
SAV. RAWS JACKSON - JCKS1   BARNWELL CO SC      USFS      0.27
JEFFERIES HYDRO - PINS1     BERKELEY CO SC      COOP      0.13


THE FOLLOWING ARE COCORAHS PRECIPITATION REPORTS IN THE SC MIDLANDS

COCORAHS ID     LOCATION                AMOUNT

SCED02          TRENTON 6.3 SSW         1.38
SCSL02          SALUDA 6.1 SW           1.36
SCLX35          LEXINGTON 2.9 NE        1.33
SCSL06          SALUDA 3.5 ENE          1.29
SCED05          EDGEFIELD 10.5 N        1.26
SCLX26          LEXINGTON 3.4 SSE       1.23
SCLX65          LEXINGTON 0.4 W         1.21
SCLX07          OAK GROVE 1.4 N         1.14
SCKR14          LUGOFF 2.2 NNW          1.12
SCKR16          ELGIN 1.9 NE            1.12
SCNW02          POMARIA 5.0 NW          1.12
SCAK16          AIKEN 8.1 SSE           1.10
SCRC40          IRMO 1.5 NW             1.10
SCRC26          IRMO 3.3 WNW            1.09
SCAK27          WILLISTON 4.3 NNW       1.07
SCLX39          GILBERT 1.2 SSW         1.05
SCRC04          IRMO 3.3 NW             1.03
SCAK23          AIKEN 1.0 SSW           1.00
SCLX64          CAYCE 1.2 SW            0.98
SCAK14          AIKEN 7.8 SSE           0.97
SCLX62          CHAPIN 2.3 S            0.96
SCLX22          LEXINGTON 5.9 SW        0.95
SCRC12          COLUMBIA 6.7 N          0.92
SCLN08          LANCASTER 0.4 WSW       0.91
SCRC09          COLUMBIA 6.8 NNE        0.90
SCLN10          INDIAN LAND 4.7 S       0.89
SCNW04          PEAK 0.4 SSE            0.89
SCAK13          NORTH AUGUSTA 3.3 N     0.88
SCOR14          CORDOVA 3.2 SSE         0.83
SCKR12          CAMDEN 3.1 SE           0.82
SCRC41          BLYTHEWOOD 1.0 W        0.81
SCMC04          MODOC 1.0 NNE           0.80
SCBW03          BARNWELL 1.2 WSW        0.77
SCLN04          LANCASTER 2.0 NNW       0.76
SCKR17          CAMDEN 2.7 NNW          0.75
SCAK10          NORTH AUGUSTA 1.7 NNW   0.73
SCAK32          AIKEN 1.6 NNW           0.69
SCLN07          LANCASTER 4.0 S         0.69
SCOR17          ORANGEBURG 3.2 NW       0.58
SCKR04          CAMDEN 6.6 NE           0.56
SCCD04          SUMMERTON 5.2 SSE       0.55
SCLN09          LANCASTER 11.0 ENE      0.47
SCCA02          GASTON 5.3 E            0.25
SCCD01          SUMMERTON 8.4 SE        0.13
SCSM01          SUMTER 1.3 SE           0.10

THE FOLLOWING ARE COCORAHS PRECIPITATION REPORTS IN THE CENTRAL
SAVANNAH RIVER AREA

COCORAHS ID     LOCATION                AMOUNT

GACU06          MARTINEZ 0.9 NW         2.97
GACU03          EVANS 2.1 NNW           2.76



THE FOLLOWING ARE UNOFFICIAL PRECIPITATION REPORTS THAT WERE RELAYED
VIA SOCIAL MEDIA

LOCATION                                AMOUNT

5 MILES ESE OF BARNWELL, SC             0.80
CHAPIN, SC                              0.96
LEESVILLE, SC                           0.98
JALAPA, SC                              1.80
9 MILES NORTH OF PELION, SC             1.85
BLACKVILLE, SC                          1.30
COLUMBIA COUNTY, GA EOC                 3.23
PETERSBURG STATION, GA                  2.97
CRAWFORD CREEK WASTEWATER PLANT, GA     3.30
REED CREEK WASTEWATER PLANT, GA         1.80
LITTLE RIVER WASTEWATER PLANT, GA       2.00
CLARKS HILL WATER PLANT, GA             0.75
POINT COMFORT RD WATER PLANT, GA        1.00
GROVETOWN, GA                           3.28

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