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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
628 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

SCZ048>051-231930-
/O.CON.KCHS.SU.Y.0003.141123T1700Z-141124T1000Z/
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-COASTAL JASPER-
628 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM NOON TODAY TO 5 AM
EST MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE BEACHES OF SOUTH COASTAL SOUTH CAROLINA
  INCLUDING...WILD DUNES...ISLE OF PALMS...SULLIVANS ISLAND...
  FOLLY BEACH...KIAWAH ISLAND...EDISTO BEACH...HUNTING ISLAND...
  FRIPP ISLAND...HILTON HEAD ISLAND AND DAUFUSKIE ISLAND.

* BREAKING WAVE HEIGHTS...5 TO 7 FEET.

* IMPACTS...LARGE BREAKING WAVES WILL BE DANGEROUS TO ANYONE WHO
  ENTERS THE SURF. THERE WILL ALSO BE DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS AND
  POSSIBLE BEACH EROSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EVERYONE SHOULD REMAIN OUT OF THE WATER. MARINERS SHOULD USE
EXTREME CAUTION...ESPECIALLY NEAR INLETS...CUTS AND BAYS. SWELLS
APPROACHING THESE AREAS CAN LEAD TO LARGE...DANGEROUS BREAKING
WAVES. KEEP A CLEAR DISTANCE AWAY FROM THE OCEAN. STRUCTURES SUCH
AS PIERS AND JETTIES WILL BE PARTICULARLY TREACHEROUS.

&&

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