Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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000 WHUS42 KCHS 240354 CFWCHS COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 1054 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014 SCZ050-241000- /O.CON.KCHS.SU.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-141124T1000Z/ CHARLESTON- 1054 PM EST SUN NOV 23 2014 ...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 AM EST MONDAY... * LOCATION...THE BEACHES OF CHARLESTON COUNTY INCLUDING...WILD DUNES...ISLE OF PALMS...SULLIVANS ISLAND...FOLLY BEACH AND KIAWAH ISLAND. * BREAKING WAVE HEIGHTS...5 FEET. * IMPACTS...LARGE BREAKING WAVES WILL BE DANGEROUS TO ANYONE WHO ENTERS THE SURF. THERE WILL ALSO BE DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND POSSIBLE BEACH EROSION. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... EVERYONE SHOULD REMAIN OUT OF THE WATER. MARINERS SHOULD USE EXTREME CAUTION...ESPECIALLY NEAR INLETS...CUTS AND BAYS. SWELLS APPROACHING THESE AREAS CAN LEAD TO LARGE...DANGEROUS BREAKING WAVES. KEEP A CLEAR DISTANCE AWAY FROM THE OCEAN. STRUCTURES SUCH AS PIERS AND JETTIES WILL BE PARTICULARLY TREACHEROUS. && $$

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