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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
525 PM EDT THU JUN 22 2017

SCZ048>050-230200-
/O.NEW.KCHS.CF.Y.0011.170622T2200Z-170623T0200Z/
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-
525 PM EDT THU JUN 22 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 AREAS OF SOUTHEAST SOUTH
  CAROLINA...INCLUDING DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON.

* TIDE LEVELS...PEAKING BETWEEN 7.0 AND 7.2 FEET MEAN LOWER LOW
  WATER.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE WILL OCCUR AROUND 730 PM AT CHARLESTON.
  SHALLOW SALTWATER FLOODING WILL BE POSSIBLE 1 TO 2 HOURS BEFORE
  AND AFTER HIGH TIDE.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...MINOR INUNDATION OF SALTWATER IN AND
  NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS COULD RESULT IN SOME ROADS BECOMING
  IMPASSABLE.

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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