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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
332 PM EDT TUE AUG 26 2014

SCZ050-270300-
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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.

&&

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GAZ117-119-139-141-SCZ048-049-051-262045-
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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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