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Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 7:50 AM EST Feb. 22, 2019 – National Weather Service

The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a

* Flood Warning for
the Pee Dee River at Cheraw
* from this afternoon to Wednesday afternoon... or until the warning
is cancelled.
* At 7 am Friday the stage was 28.6 feet.
* Flood stage is 30.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is forecast.
* Forecast... the river will rise above flood stage early this
afternoon and crest around 34.1 feet after midnight Sunday morning.
The river will fall below flood stage Tuesday February 26.
* At 35.0 feet... southeast of Wallace, Old River Road between
community Road and Highway 912 will be flooded and may need to
be closed.
* At 30.0 feet... the higher bank begins to flood. Large areas of
farmland and river bottomland near Cheraw will be flooded. Portions
of Riverside Park become flooded.
* At 20.0 feet... river bottomland downstream from Cheraw will begin to
flood.


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