Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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000 WHUS42 KCHS 261932 CFWCHS COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 332 PM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014 SCZ050-270300- /O.CAN.KCHS.RP.S.0005.000000T0000Z-140827T0000Z/ /O.NEW.KCHS.CF.Y.0026.140827T0000Z-140827T0300Z/ CHARLESTON- 332 PM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM TO 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING... ...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IS CANCELLED... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM TO 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING. THE HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK HAS BEEN CANCELLED. * LOCATION...SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA...INCLUDING DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON. * TIDE LEVELS...TIDES ARE EXPECTED TO REACH 7.0 AND 7.2 MEAN LOWER LOW WATER IN THE CHARLESTON HARBOR. * TIMING...HIGH TIDE WILL OCCUR AT 920 PM AT THE CHARLESTON HARBOR. THE WORST FLOODING IMPACTS WILL LIKELY OCCUR WITHIN AN HOUR ON EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE. * 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. && $$ GAZ117-119-139-141-SCZ048-049-051-262045- /O.CAN.KCHS.RP.S.0005.000000T0000Z-140827T0000Z/ COASTAL BRYAN-COASTAL CHATHAM-COASTAL LIBERTY-COASTAL MCINTOSH- BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-COASTAL JASPER- 332 PM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014 ...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IS CANCELLED... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS CANCELLED THE HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK. ALTHOUGH THE HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK HAS BEEN CANCELLED...A MODERATE RISK IS IN EFFECT TONIGHT THROUGH WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON. $$

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