Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
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000 WHUS42 KCHS 062339 CFWCHS URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC 739 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016 SCZ048>050-070300- /O.CON.KCHS.CF.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160507T0300Z/ BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON- 739 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING... * LOCATION...CHARLESTON...COASTAL COLLETON AND BEAUFORT COUNTIES. * TIDE LEVELS...TIDE LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO PEAK BETWEEN 7.2 AND 7.5 FEET MEAN LOWER LOW WATER AT THE CHARLESTON HARBOR TIDE GAGE. * TIMING...THE HIGHEST TIDES ARE EXPECTED OCCUR FROM ONE HOUR BEFORE TO ONE HOUR AFTER HIGH TIDE...WHICH IS EXPECTED TO BE AT 837 PM. * 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. && $$ GAZ117-119-139-141-SCZ051-070300- /O.CON.KCHS.CF.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-160507T0300Z/ COASTAL BRYAN-COASTAL CHATHAM-COASTAL LIBERTY-COASTAL MCINTOSH- COASTAL JASPER- 739 PM EDT FRI MAY 6 2016 ...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS EVENING... * LOCATION...COASTAL PORTIONS OF JASPER...CHATHAM...BRYAN... LIBERTY AND MCINTOSH COUNTIES. * TIDE LEVELS...TIDE LEVELS ARE EXPECTED TO PEAK BETWEEN 9.4 AND 9.7 FEET MEAN LOWER LOW WATER AT THE FORT PULASKI TIDE GAGE. * TIMING...THE HIGHEST TIDES ARE EXPECTED OCCUR FROM ONE HOUR BEFORE TO ONE HOUR AFTER HIGH TIDE...WHICH IS EXPECTED TO BE AT 843 PM. * IMPACTS...INUNDATION OF SALTWATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL AREAS COULD LEAD TO SOME ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF ROAD CLOSURES AND MINOR FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. IF TRAVEL IS NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT TO DRIVE THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH. && $$

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