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

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000 WHUS42 KCHS 222043 CFWCHS COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 343 PM EST THU JAN 22 2015 SCZ048>051-230500- /O.NEW.KCHS.CF.Y.0002.150123T1300Z-150123T1700Z/ BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-COASTAL JASPER- 343 PM EST THU JAN 22 2015 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO NOON EST FRIDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM TO NOON EST FRIDAY. * LOCATION...LOW-LYING AREAS ALONG THE LOWER SOUTH CAROLINA COAST...INCLUDING DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON. * TIDE LEVELS...PEAKING BETWEEN 7.0 AND 7.3 FEET MEAN LOWER LOW WATER AROUND 10 AM FRIDAY. * IMPACTS...INUNDATION OF SALTWATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS COULD LEAD TO SOME ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF ROAD CLOSURES AND MINOR FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. IF TRAVEL IS NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH. && $$ JRL

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