Columbia, SC (29205)

11:13 AM EDT on May 24, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Heathwood | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Tornado Watch, Flash Flood Watch Active Notice: Flash Flood Watch

Elev 259 ft 34.01 °N, 80.99 °W | Updated 25 seconds ago

Overcast
Overcast
72.3 °F
Feels Like 72.3 °F
N
0.0
Wind Variable Wind from NNE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.64 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2200 ft
Overcast 3400 ft
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:16 AM 8:25 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KCUB 241453Z AUTO 22006KT 10SM SCT013 BKN022 OVC034 24/21 A2964 RMK AO2 SLP036 T02440211 58008
Pressure 29.64 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 1300 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2200 ft
Overcast 3400 ft
Dew Point 72 °F
Humidity 98%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:16 AM 8:25 PM
Waning Crescent, 2% visible
METAR KCUB 241453Z AUTO 22006KT 10SM SCT013 BKN022 OVC034 24/21 A2964 RMK AO2 SLP036 T02440211 58008

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Tornado Watch
Issued: 11:03 AM EDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service


The National Weather Service has issued Tornado Watch 263 in
effect until 6 PM EDT this evening for the following areas

In Georgia this watch includes 4 counties

In east central Georgia

Burke Columbia McDuffie
Richmond

In South Carolina this watch includes 14 counties

In central South Carolina

Aiken Bamberg Barnwell
Calhoun Chesterfield Clarendon
Edgefield Kershaw Lee
Lexington Orangeburg Richland
Saluda Sumter

This includes the cities of Aiken, Augusta, Bamberg, Barnwell,
Bishopville, Blackville, Brookdale, Camden, Cayce, Cheraw,
Columbia, Denmark, Edgefield, Evans, Johnston, Lexington, Lugoff,
Manning, Martinez, North Augusta, Oak Grove, Orangeburg,
Pageland, Red Bank, Ridge Spring, Saluda, Seven Oaks,
St. Matthews, Summerton, Sumter, Thomson, Waynesboro,
West Columbia, and Williston.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 4:13 AM EDT May. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of east central Georgia and central South Carolina,
including the following areas, in east central Georgia, Burke,
Columbia, Lincoln, McDuffie, and Richmond. In central South
Carolina, Aiken, Bamberg, Barnwell, Calhoun, Chesterfield,
Clarendon, Edgefield, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lancaster, Lee,
Lexington, McCormick, Newberry, Orangeburg, Richland, Saluda,
and Sumter.

* Through this evening

* abundant moisture combined with an upper-level system and
stalled frontal boundary across the region will result in
numerous showers and thunderstorms through this evening. Heavy
rain will be possible at times across the watch area. Rainfall
amounts up to 2 inches with locally higher amounts are possible.


* Flooding may occur in low lying and flood prone locations and
especially in some urban areas. In addition, creeks, streams
and rivers may overflow their banks.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.