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Summary of the February 11th-13th Winter Storm

Forecast Ice Accumulation

January 2014 Climate Summary

2013 Climate Summary

Georgia Severe Weather Awareness Week

January 28-29 Winter Storm Summary


Winter Storm Warning - through Wednesday Morning.

Coldest night of the Fall Season
September 2013 Climate Summary

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Upcoming Awareness Weeks
Experimental National Marine Weather Web Portal

Significant Rainfall Events Aug 16-17 & Aug 18-19

July Climate Summary reveals Significant Rainfall Amounts

Blair River Gage on the Broad River is now Closed

Chilly Morning Across the Midlands and CSRA

April 2013 Climate Summary

Forecast Services at Sandy Run SC moving to Gadsen SC
February 16, 2013 Snow event
Smart Phone App Allows Public to Report Rain, Hail, Snow, and Sleet to NOAA
3 Days Rainfall Totals Ending Feb 13th 7am
January 2013 Climate Summary
Information about Wireless Emergency Alerts on your Cellphone
Georgia's Severe Weather Awareness week - Feb 4th - 8th (pdf)
December 2012 Climate Summary

Nov. 14 was GIS day...Check out how NWS uses GIS
NOAA's Latest Winter Outlook
September Monthly Climate Summary
Experimental Forecast Webpage Utilizing Hourly Data
Check out our new archive of monthly precipitation maps
The August 2012 Climate Summary
Heavy Rains in the CSRA on August 11th
Heavy rain fell along the I-20 corridor Tuesday evening
July 2012 Climate Summary
July 1st Extreme Hail Event Page
June 2012 Climate Summary
High Temperature Map from Friday June 29th
June Heavy Rainfall Summary
May 2012 Climate Summary
National Hurricane Preparedness Week: May 27th - June 2nd
Wireless Emergency Alerts on Your Mobile Device
NWS National Safe Boating Week - May 19th - May 25
Columbia's Dual-Pol Radar upgrade has been completed
NOAA is using a new forecast computer model to improve weather prediction
National Air Quality Awareness Week
February 2012 and Winter 2011-2012 Climate Summary
SC Severe Weather Awareness Week March 4th-11th. Statewide Tornado Drill at 9am, March 6th.
Severe Weather Event February 24 2012
Register for a Webinar Series on Hurricanes scheduled to begin February 28th. design refresh is now available for preview
January 2012 Climate Summary
2011 Year End Climate Summary
Extreme Weather across the Country for 2011
NOAA satellites provide more than just weather support

December 2011 Weather Summary
Strong winds accompanied much needed rain across the area 12/27/2011
2011 Year End Climate Summary
December 2011 Weather Summary
Strong winds accompanied much needed rain across the area Tuesday
Extreme Weather across the Country for 2011
The Latest Winter Weather Outlook
Christmas Day Climate Info for the Midlands of SC
The 2011 Growing Season Comes To An End
October 2011 Climate Summary
National EAS Test Scheduled for November 9, 2011
Why do the Leaves Change Color
US Forest Service Fall Colors Page
SKYWARN Spotter Training Available
September 2011 Climate Summary for the Midlands and CSRA
August 2011 Climate Summary for the Midlands and CSRA
NOAA provides easy access to historical hurricane tracks
3rd warmest July on record at Columbia
Summer Heat Safety Info
June 2011 Climate Summary
NWS Columbia and CoCoRaHS are now on Facebook...check us out
The May 2011 Climate Summary
This week is SC Hurricane Awareness Week...Get Prepared
NOAA 2011 Hurricane Outlook has been released
National Hurricane Preparedness week is May 22nd - May 28th
NWS Columbia is now on Facebook...check us out and leave a comment!
April 2011 Climate Summary
April 2011 - A Month of Tornadoes for the History Books
Calhoun County Tornado Damage Survey | All reports
Hydromet 2.0 Hydrometeorological Event Display Webpage
March 2011 Climate Summary
April 16, 2011 Eastern Midlands Severe Weather
April 9, 2011 Extreme Hail Event
April 4-5, 2011 Storm Summary | Squall Line Damage Photos
Meet the NWS in the Moore Building at the Palmetto Sportsmen's Classic this weekend
Flood Awareness Week March 14th-18th 2011
Flood Awareness Information
March Madness is back...become a volunteer observer by joining the CoCoRaHS team
February 28th, Severe Squall Line and Silverstreet Tornado
Severe Weather Awareness Week 2011
U.S. Cooler and Much Drier than Normal in January
Significant Rain fell across the Midlands and CSRA February 04-05
Drought conditions expected to continue across the Southeast
January 10-11 Winter Storm Maps  Snowfall | Ice | Visible satellite
Download and view snow totals and pictures in Google Earth
Road Conditions for upcoming winter weather  SC  GA
December 2010 climate summary...record cold and first snow of the season
Ensemble River Forecasts Start in Eastern Region

December 25th-27th Winter Storm info with Snow Map
The Weather Dashboard has been improved...Take a look and bookmark it!
Download and view snow totals and pictures in Google Earth
Snow amounts for Dec 25th-26th
Total Lunar Eclipse Tuesday Dec 21st, 2010, Image with times in EST
Maximum Wind Gusts on Sunday afternoon and evening Dec. 12
November 2010 Climate Summary
NWS Products and Services Reference Guide
October 2010 Weather Summary
Winter Weather Outlook from the Climate Prediction Center
Downtown Columbia & 5 Points Rainfall - Rocky Branch Creek Information
Another Warm September for the Region
Record Summer for Columbia and Augusta
5th Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina
Sign up for NWS alerts and email updates
Record Hail Stone in Vivian, South Dakota
June 2010 tied the 58 yr old mark for the hottest on record at Columbia
Rainfall Totals from May 29th - June 1st
South Carolina Hurricane Preparedness Week: May 30 - June 5, 2010
National Hurricane Preparedness Week: May 23-29, 2010
Heavy Rain Causes Flooding in Five Points Area
Fairfield County Tornado, May 3rd, 2010
NOAA Weather Radio All Hazards Programming Instructions
National Air Quality Awareness Week: May 3-7, 2010
Eastern Region (ER) Aviation Climate Web Page
Do you use Twitter? Find out how to share your weather report with us
New AHPS Web Page Links Were Implemented Monday April 19th, 2010
Weather and Climate at the Masters 1934-2009
First 80 Degree or Higher Day of the Season Reached
March 28th, 2010 - Palm Sunday Tornado Event
New AHPS Web Page Links postponed until at least Tuesday April 6th, 2010
Visit our new GIS page to download tornado tracks and damage photos
Remember the Tornado outbreak on March 15, 2008?
Snowfall reports from across the area, March 2nd
Interested in one page for your weather information...the Weather Dashboard is for you!
Change to NWS Severe Thunderstorm Hail Criteria
National Weather Service to Use a New Hurricane Wind Scale
February 12-13, 2010 Snow Event
2010 Severe Weather Workshop - Power Points
January 2010 Climate Summary
January 29-30, 2010 Final Winter Weather Totals
Meet Eastern Region's New Director

Record Rains and below normal temperatures close out the decade
No white Christmas...but record rainfall in the Midlands and CSRA
Heavy Rainfall reports from Dec. 18-19
Change to NWS Severe Thunderstorm Hail Criteria
November 10-12th 2009 Heavy Rain Totals
October 2009 Climate Summary
Noaa Issues Winter Weather Outlook
NWS Columbia Winter Weather Users Workshop Nov. 16, 2009
September 2009 Climate Summary
Hurricane Hugo 20th Anniversary
Check out the new Storms Report page
2009 Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook Update
July 2009 Climate Summary
2009 South Carolina Hurricane Guide
Lightning Safety Information
May Climate Summary
National Boating Safety Week
NWS Climate Services Customer Satisfaction Survey
South Carolina's Drought Status
April 10, 2009 CSRA Tornado with damage photos along tracks
Clarendon County Tornado - March 28th, 2009
WFO Columbia's Spring Hydrologic Outlook
Noaa's National Spring Temperature and Precip Outlook
Flood Safety Awareness Week: March 16th - 20th
South Carolina Becomes StormReady!
Wind Reports from Jan 28th, 2009
Check out our new NWR page
Snowfall Totals and Pictures 1/20/09
2008 Climate Summary
Strong Winds Sweep Across the Midlands and Central Savannah River Area
Presidential Inauguration Weather...a historical perspective
WFO Columbia hosted a sub-regional aviation workshop in February 2009

Significant rainfall amounts from Dec. 9-12
December 1st - 5th was Winter Weather Awareness Week in South Carolina
Winter Weather Outlook from the Climate Prediction Center
Nov. 30th marked the end of the hurricane season...but it was a record setter
We have a redesigned Aviation Webpage...check it out!
Coop Observers needed!
Rainfall Totals From the November 13-15 Heavy Rainfall Event
Lone Star Tornado 11/14/08 Information and Pictures
Applications being taken for the NOAA Ernest F. Hollings Scholarship
Nov. 9-15 is Earthquake Awareness week in South Carolina
Near average temperature and precipitation across the U.S. in October
NWS Columbia's All-Hazards Conference a success
Temperatures near or below freezing Wednesday morning, Oct 28th 2008
A climatological perspective on the Summer of 2008 across the USA
Point and Click Weather Forecasts now utilizing google technology
The latest tropical information on Ike
Please consider completing the Survey on our flood and water forecast services
Rainfall totals from the Remnants of Fay
NWS forecasts and radar images for your cell phone or pda
NWS Columbia's All-Hazards Conference
NEW SC Midlands Lake Observation Network
Check out our new drought information page
Severe Weather Hotline a Success
NWR on the WEB
Become a CoCoRaHS Observer in SC or GA
Find out how to provide a significant weather report to our Severe Weather Hotline


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