FLASH FLOOD WARNING issued for Columbia campus until 10:00 PM. Use caution in low-lying areas. Check http://www.sc.edu/CarolinaAlert for more info.
The National Weather Service in Columbia has issued a flash flood warning for the University of South Carolina until 10:00 PM Friday, August 8. http://1.usa.gov/1orGaey.
Flooding is imminent or occurring on the USC campus. Do not walk or drive through flood waters regardless of depth. Do not attempt to retrieve your car or personal items from flooded areas. Preparedness information can be found at www.sc.edu/carolinaalert/procedures_flood.shtml.
Flood-prone areas of campus include:
Intersection of Main St. and Whaley St.
Area behind 300 Main St.
Area behind Blatt P.E. Center
Sumter St. under the railroad bridge
Pickens St. under the pedestrian crossing.
Please monitor www.sc.edu/CarolinaAlert and local media for more information and updates.