Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
629 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

GAZ117-119-139-141-SCZ051-260200-
/O.EXA.KCHS.CF.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170426T0200Z/
COASTAL BRYAN-COASTAL CHATHAM-COASTAL LIBERTY-COASTAL MCINTOSH-
COASTAL JASPER-
629 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING.

* LOCATIONS...LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS OF CHATHAM...BRYAN...LIBERTY
  AND MCINTOSH COUNTIES SOUTHEAST GEORGIA AS WELL AS JASPER
  COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

* TIDE LEVELS...9.2 TO 9.5 FT MEAN LOWER LOW WATER AT FORT
  PULASKI.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE WILL OCCUR AROUND 800 TO 830 PM AT FORT
  PULASKI. SHALLOW SALTWATER FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE UP TO 1 TO
  2 HOURS BEFORE AND AFTER HIGH TIDE.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...AT LEAST MINOR INUNDATION OF SALTWATER
  IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS WILL RESULT IN SOME ROADS
  BECOMING IMPASSABLE. HIGHWAY 80 BETWEEN WILMINGTON ISLAND AND
  TYBEE ISLAND SHOULD REMAIN PASSABLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF IMPASSABLE ROADS. IF TRAVEL IS
NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN
DEPTH.

&&

$$

SCZ048>050-260200-
/O.CON.KCHS.CF.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-170426T0200Z/
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-
629 PM EDT TUE APR 25 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATIONS...LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS OF CHARLESTON...COLLETON
  AND BEAUFORT COUNTIES IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...INCLUDING
  DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON.

* TIDE LEVELS...7.2 AND 7.5 FEET MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE WILL OCCUR AROUND 800 TO 830 PM AT CHARLESTON
  AND AROUND 900 TO 930 PM AT BEAUFORT. SHALLOW TO MODERATE SALTWATER
  FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE UP TO 1 TO 2 HOURS BEFORE AND AFTER
  HIGH TIDE.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...AT LEAST MINOR INUNDATION OF SALTWATER
  IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS WILL RESULT IN SOME ROADS
  BECOMING IMPASSABLE...ESPECIALLY IN DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF IMPASSABLE ROADS. IF TRAVEL IS
NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN
DEPTH.

&&

$$



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