Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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000 WHUS42 KCHS 012328 CFWCHS URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 728 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015 SCZ050-020200- /O.NEW.KCHS.CF.S.0001.150801T2328Z-150802T0200Z/ CHARLESTON- 728 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015 ...MINOR SALT WATER FLOODING POSSIBLE AROUND HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING IN DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON... TIDE LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO PEAK IN THE 6.9 TO 7.0 FT MEAN LOWER LOW WATER RANGE IN THE CHARLESTON HARBOR AROUND HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING. WILL WILL LIKELY RESULT IN VERY MINOR SALT WATER FLOODING IN SOME OF THE NORMAL FLOOD PRONE AREAS OF THE CHARLESTON PENINSULA...INCLUDING DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON. SIGNIFICANT IMPACTS ARE NOT EXPECTED...HOWEVER RESIDENTS AND VISITORS WILL NOTICE SOME STANDING WATER...ESPECIALLY NEAR DRAINS AND DITCHES. HIGH TIDE WILL OCCUR IN THE CHARLESTON HARBOR AROUND 945 PM. $$

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