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

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
642 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

SCZ048>050-081500-
/O.COR.KCHS.CF.Y.0003.160208T1142Z-160208T1500Z/
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-
642 AM EST MON FEB 8 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 10 AM EST THIS MORNING.

* LOCATION...THE COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA COUNTIES OF
  CHARLESTON...COLLETON AND BEAUFORT. THIS INCLUDES DOWNTOWN
  CHARLESTON.

* TIDE LEVELS...WILL PEAK IN THE CHARLESTON HARBOR AROUND 7.1 TO
  7.3 FEET MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* TIMING...BETWEEN 800 AND 830 AM THIS MORNING.

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

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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