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South Carolina, Coastal Colleton

Flood Warning

Statement as of 8:01 PM EST on February 12, 2016

Expires 8:01 PM EST on February 13, 2016


The Flood Warning continues for
the edisto river near Givhans Ferry.
* At 7 PM Friday the stage was 12.5 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Moderate flooding is occurring.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* At 12.5 feet, lower portions of hideaway Lane flood. Water also
covers the driveways in the Harts Bluff community.


Lat... Lon 3304 8065 3311 8062 3308 8036 3286 8036
          3286 8045 3302 8044




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 5:00 PM EST on February 12, 2016


To: subscribers:
          -family of services
          -NOAA weather wire service
          -emergency managers weather information network
          -noaaport
          other NWS partners and employees

from: Ron Morales
          warning coordination meteorologist
          National Weather Service Charleston SC

subject: implementation of impact-based special weather statements
          for sub-severe thunderstorms... effective March 1 2016

Update summary: changed 40-55 mph criteria to 45-55 mph.
                  Removed heavy rain criteria.

The National Weather Service forecast office in Charleston SC will
implement impact-based special weather statements for sub-severe
thunderstorms on March 1 2016. This change is part of an ongoing
effort to modify local National Weather Service products to contain
more specific impact-based weather information.

Impact based special weather statements will only be issued for sub-
severe thunderstorms using the following criteria...

+ winds of 45-55 mph.
+ Penny to nickel size hail.
+ Excessive cloud to ground lightning.

In addition... enhanced headlines for mariners to seek safe Harbor on
Lake Moultrie and Eastern Lake Marion in Berkeley County... South
Carolina will be included as appropriate.

For questions regarding this change... please contact...

Ron Morales
warning coordination meteorologist
National Weather Service Charleston SC
843-744-0211
Ron.Morales@noaa.Gov

or

Michael emlaw
meteorologist-in-charge
National Weather Service Charleston SC
843-744-0211
Michael.Emlaw@noaa.Gov

Several examples of hazard-based special weather statements for
sub-severe thunderstorms can be found at the following url
/in all lower case letters/...

http://weather.Gov/chs/sps


Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Winter Weather Advisory , Blizzard Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Arizona - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - High Surf Advisory , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Wind Chill Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
Delaware - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory
District of Columbia - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Guam - High Surf Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory
Idaho - Special Statement , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana - Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Wind Chill Advisory
Kentucky - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Storm Watch , Wind Chill Warning , Wind Chill Warning, Winter Storm Watch , Winter Storm Warning , Winter Storm Warning, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
Maryland - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Special Statement
Michigan - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Storm Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning
Minnesota - Winter Storm Watch , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Montana - Dense Fog Advisory , Record Report
Nebraska - Special Statement
Nevada - Record Report
New Hampshire - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Special Statement
New Jersey - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Special Statement
New York - Wind Chill Warning , Wind Chill Warning, Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning, Wind Chill Warning , Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
North Dakota - Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Ohio - Wind Chill Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
Oregon - Beach Hazard Statement , Air Stagnation Advisory , Record Report
Pennsylvania - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Lake Effect Snow Warning, Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning , Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning, Lake Effect Snow Advisory , Wind Chill Warning, Lake Effect Snow Warning , Special Statement
Puerto Rico - Coastal Hazard Statement
Rhode Island - Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Winter Storm Watch , Winter Weather Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Vermont - Wind Chill Warning , Special Statement
Virginia - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Washington - Areal Flood Watch , Air Stagnation Advisory , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Wind Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Warning, Winter Weather Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory, Wind Chill Advisory , Wind Chill Advisory, Winter Weather Advisory , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Wind Chill Advisory , Special Statement
Wyoming - High Wind Watch , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
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