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

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

SCZ048>051-231700-
/O.NEW.KCHS.SU.Y.0003.141123T1700Z-141124T1000Z/
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-COASTAL JASPER-
400 AM EST SUN NOV 23 2014

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A HIGH SURF
ADVISORY...WHICH IS 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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