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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1131 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SCZ048>050-201145-
/O.CON.KCHS.CF.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-140420T0600Z/
/O.CON.KCHS.RP.S.0003.140420T1200Z-140421T0000Z/
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-
1131 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 AM EDT
SUNDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT SUNDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

* TIDE LEVELS...HIGH TIDE WILL OCCUR IN CHARLESTON HARBOR AROUND
  MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. PEAK TIDE LEVELS WILL REACH BETWEEN 6.9 AND
  7.2 FEET MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* IMPACTS...INUNDATION OF SALTWATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING
  COASTAL AREAS COULD LEAD TO SOME ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF
  PROPERTIES. FLOODING IS ESPECIALLY LIKELY IN DOWNTOWN
  CHARLESTON AND PORTIONS OF MOUNT PLEASANT.

* RIP CURRENTS...WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
  DEVELOPMENT OF VERY STRONG RIP CURRENTS ON SUNDAY. THESE RIP
  CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING TO ANYONE WHO ENTERS THE
  SURF.

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.

NO ONE SHOULD ENTER THE SURF DUE TO LIFE THREATENING RIP
CURRENTS.

&&

$$

GAZ117-119-139-141-SCZ051-201145-
/O.CON.KCHS.RP.S.0003.140420T1200Z-140421T0000Z/
COASTAL BRYAN-COASTAL CHATHAM-COASTAL LIBERTY-COASTAL MCINTOSH-
COASTAL JASPER-
1131 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT SUNDAY
THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

* RIP CURRENTS...WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE
  DEVELOPMENT OF VERY STRONG RIP CURRENTS ON SUNDAY. THESE RIP
  CURRENTS WILL BE LIFE THREATENING TO ANYONE WHO ENTERS THE
  SURF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

NO ONE SHOULD ENTER THE SURF DUE TO LIFE THREATENING RIP
CURRENTS.

&&

$$









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