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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
550 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

GAZ117-119-139-141-SCZ048-049-051-190600-
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COASTAL BRYAN-COASTAL CHATHAM-COASTAL LIBERTY-COASTAL MCINTOSH-
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-COASTAL JASPER-
550 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS
EVENING TO 2 AM EDT SATURDAY...

* TIDE LEVELS...HIGH TIDE AT FORT PULASKI THIS EVENING WILL OCCUR
  AROUND 1130 PM. TIDE LEVELS WILL REACH BETWEEN 9.2 AND 9.6 FT
  MEAN LOWER LOW WATER...CAUSING MINOR TO MODERATE SALTWATER
  FLOODING OF LOW LYING COASTAL AREAS...INCLUDING DOWNTOWN
  SAVANNAH AND THE BARRIER ISLANDS. HEAVY RAINFALL MAY COINCIDE
  WITH HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING...CAUSING SIGNIFICANTLY WORSE
  FLOODING PROBLEMS.

* 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.

&&

$$

SCZ050-052-190600-
/O.CON.KCHS.CF.Y.0009.140419T0100Z-140419T0600Z/
CHARLESTON-TIDAL BERKELEY-
550 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS
EVENING TO 2 AM EDT SATURDAY...

* TIDE LEVELS...HIGH TIDE AT CHARLESTON THIS EVENING WILL OCCUR
  AROUND 1115 PM. TIDE LEVELS WILL REACH BETWEEN 7.0 AND 7.5 FT
  MEAN LOWER LOW WATER...CAUSING MINOR TO MODERATE SALTWATER
  FLOODING OF LOW LYING COASTAL AREAS...INCLUDING DOWNTOWN
  CHARLESTON...DANIEL ISLAND AND THE BARRIER ISLANDS. HEAVY
  RAINFALL MAY COINCIDE WITH HIGH TIDE THIS EVENING...CAUSING
  SIGNIFICANTLY WORSE FLOODING PROBLEMS.

* 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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