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

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
637 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

SCZ048>051-281845-
/O.CON.KCHS.CF.Y.0019.150828T2200Z-150829T0200Z/
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-COASTAL JASPER-
637 AM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TO 10 PM
EDT THIS EVENING...

* LOCATION...SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA...INCLUDING DOWNTOWN
  CHARLESTON.

* TIDE LEVELS...7.0 TO 7.2 FEET MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* TIMING...THE RISK FOR SHALLOW COASTAL FLOODING WILL BE THE
  HIGHEST WITHIN AN HOUR EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE. HIGH TIDE
  WILL OCCUR IN THE CHARLESTON HARBOR AROUND 741 PM AND AROUND
  848 PM IN THE BEAUFORT RIVER NEAR BEAUFORT.

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

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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