Weather Alerts for Marion Co

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning
MARION CO

Areas Affected:
Florence - Marion
Effective: Wed, 2/20 9:00am Updated: Wed, 2/20 7:10am Urgency: Expected
Expires: Wed, 2/20 11:55am Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

 
Details:
...The Flood Warning has been extended for the following rivers...
Great Pee Dee At Pee Dee affecting Marion and Florence Counties SC
...Flood Warning now in effect until further notice...
The Flood Warning continues for
The Great Pee Dee At Pee Dee.
* from Wednesday morning until further notice.
* At  7:00 PM Tuesday the stage was 18.62 feet.
* Flood stage is 19.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast...Rise above flood stage by late tomorrow morning and continue to
rise to near 22.1 feet by Sunday evening. Additional rises are possible
thereafter.
* Impact...At 23.0 feet...Flooding will affect swamp and timberlands while also
disrupting logging operations. Operations will likely cease and equipment not
previously moved will remain trapped. Some farmland will have minor flooding
especially around Britton Neck.
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Information:
People with interests along the river should take the necessary precautions to
protect life and property from the flood waters.
Additional information is available on our website at weather.gov/ilm under the
"Rivers and Lakes" link.