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PRELIMINARY LOCAL STORM REPORT...SUMMARY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
901 PM EDT MON AUG 31 2015

..TIME...   ...EVENT...      ...CITY LOCATION...     ...LAT.LON...
..DATE...   ....MAG....      ..COUNTY LOCATION..ST.. ...SOURCE....
            ..REMARKS..

0545 AM     FLASH FLOOD      1 E SUN CITY            32.29N  80.94W
08/31/2015                   BEAUFORT           SC   DEPT OF HIGHWAYS

            HIGHWAY PATROL REPORTED ROAD CLOSED DUE TO FLOODING AT
            THE INTERSECTION OF OKATIE HIGHWAY AND FORDING ISLAND
            ROAD.

0645 AM     FLASH FLOOD      1 SE GOOSE CREEK        32.97N  80.02W
08/31/2015                   BERKELEY           SC   911 CALL CENTER

            BERKELEY COUNTY DISPATCH REPORTED FLOODING ON
            LIGHTHOUSE DR AND PINESHADOW DR IN GOOSE CREEK. 3 CARS
            FLOODED ON PINESHADOW DR.

0645 AM     FLASH FLOOD      1 E GOOSE CREEK         32.98N  80.01W
08/31/2015                   BERKELEY           SC   911 CALL CENTER

            BERKELEY COUNTY DISPATCH REPORTED HOWE HALL RD AT KEYES
            LN FLOODED AND IMPASSABLE. ONE CAR STALLED IN FLOOD
            WATERS.

0716 AM     FLASH FLOOD      1 SE GOOSE CREEK        32.97N  80.02W
08/31/2015                   BERKELEY           SC   AMATEUR RADIO

            HAM RADIO OPERATOR REPORTED A CAR SUBMERGED IN WATER IS
            FLOATING AT THE INTERSECTION OF CRYSTAL SPRINGS DRIVE
            AND TARPON STREET.

0721 AM     HEAVY RAIN       2 E I-26/I-526 INTERCHA 32.88N  79.99W
08/31/2015  M4.30 INCH       CHARLESTON         SC   COCORAHS

            24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL

0741 AM     FLASH FLOOD      NORTH CHARLESTON        32.85N  79.97W
08/31/2015                   CHARLESTON         SC   BROADCAST MEDIA

            BROADCAST MEDIA REPORTED CHARLESTON COUNTY RESCUE
            DISPATCHED TO WATER RESCUE IN NORTH CHARLESTON.

0743 AM     FLASH FLOOD      SHADOWMOSS              32.86N  80.07W
08/31/2015                   CHARLESTON         SC   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            CHARLESTON POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTED ROAD CLOSURE DUE
            TO FLOODING AT THE INTERSECTION OF HIGHWAY 61 AND
            MUIRFIELD PARKWAY

0750 AM     FLASH FLOOD      2 SSW GOOSE CREEK       32.95N  80.05W
08/31/2015                   CHARLESTON         SC   BROADCAST MEDIA

            GREENRIDGE RD AT CROSSROADS DR CLOSED TO TRAFFIC DUE TO
            FLOODING.

0750 AM     HEAVY RAIN       5 WSW SHADOWMOSS        32.81N  80.15W
08/31/2015  M3.87 INCH       CHARLESTON         SC   MESONET

            RAIN BEGAN AT 330 AM

0756 AM     HEAVY RAIN       3 SSW SHADOWMOSS        32.81N  80.09W
08/31/2015  M6.48 INCH       CHARLESTON         SC   COCORAHS

            24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL

0800 AM     FLASH FLOOD      2 E MAGNOLIA GARDENS    32.88N  80.06W
08/31/2015                   CHARLESTON         SC   BROADCAST MEDIA

            SEVERE FLOODING OF MANY HOMES WITHIN CHARLESTOWNE
            VILLAGE MOBILE HOME PARK OFF DORCHESTER RD.

0800 AM     FLASH FLOOD      2 ENE SHADOWMOSS        32.86N  80.05W
08/31/2015                   CHARLESTON         SC   BROADCAST MEDIA

            1-2 FEET OF WATER INSIDE THE FIRST FLOOR OF SEVERAL
            BUILDINGS AT DORCHESTER GARDENS APARTMENTS OFF
            DORCHESTER RD. ALSO SIGNIFICANT STREET AND PARKING LOT
            FLOODING.

0800 AM     FLASH FLOOD      2 E MAGNOLIA GARDENS    32.88N  80.06W
08/31/2015                   CHARLESTON         SC   PUBLIC

            2-3 FEET OF WATER IN THE FIRST FLOOR OF BUILDINGS IN
            THE RESERVE AT ASHLEY RIVER APARTMENTS.

0800 AM     HEAVY RAIN       3 S SHADOWMOSS          32.81N  80.08W
08/31/2015  M5.75 INCH       CHARLESTON         SC   COCORAHS

            24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL

0800 AM     HEAVY RAIN       3 SW GOOSE CREEK        32.96N  80.06W
08/31/2015  M5.48 INCH       CHARLESTON         SC   COCORAHS

            24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL

0815 AM     HEAVY RAIN       1 ESE CHARLESTON AIRPOR 32.89N  80.03W
08/31/2015  M7.86 INCH       CHARLESTON         SC   COCORAHS

            24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL

0815 AM     HEAVY RAIN       5 E RAVENEL             32.77N  80.16W
08/31/2015  M4.43 INCH       CHARLESTON         SC   MESONET

            RAIN BEGAN AT 315 AM

0815 AM     HEAVY RAIN       1 NNW HANAHAN           32.93N  80.00W
08/31/2015  M4.15 INCH       BERKELEY           SC   MESONET

            RAIN BEGAN AT 4 AM.

0826 AM     FLASH FLOOD      2 S I-26/I-526 INTERCHA 32.85N  80.02W
08/31/2015                   CHARLESTON         SC   BROADCAST MEDIA

            PART OF AN EMBANKMENT COLLAPSED NEAR THE INTERSECTION
            OF INTERSTATE 526 AND DORCHESTER ROAD.

0830 AM     HEAVY RAIN       2 SW SHADOWMOSS         32.83N  80.09W
08/31/2015  M6.44 INCH       CHARLESTON         SC   MESONET

            RAIN BEGAN AT 345 AM

0830 AM     HEAVY RAIN       2 NNE HANAHAN           32.94N  80.01W
08/31/2015  M6.04 INCH       BERKELEY           SC   MESONET

            RAIN BEGAN AT 4 AM.

0830 AM     FLASH FLOOD      2 E MAGNOLIA GARDENS    32.88N  80.06W
08/31/2015                   CHARLESTON         SC   NEWSPAPER

            APPROXIMATELY 2 FEET OF WATER IN A FURNISHINGS BUSINESS
            OFF DORCHESTER RD. DAMAGE ESTIMATED AT 100K DOLLARS.

0850 AM     FLASH FLOOD      1 SSE HANAHAN           32.90N  79.99W
08/31/2015                   CHARLESTON         SC   911 CALL CENTER

            WARNING POINT REPORTED WATER ENTERING HOMES AT THE
            INTERSECTION OF REMOUNT ROAD AND CHATHAM AVENUE.

0850 AM     FLASH FLOOD      SHADOWMOSS              32.85N  80.07W
08/31/2015                   CHARLESTON         SC   911 CALL CENTER

            WARNING POINT REPORTED WATER ENTERING HOMES ON
            SHADOWMOSS PARKWAY

0855 AM     HEAVY RAIN       3 SW SHADOWMOSS         32.81N  80.11W
08/31/2015  M5.81 INCH       CHARLESTON         SC   MESONET

            RAIN BEGAN AT 330 AM

0904 AM     FLASH FLOOD      HANAHAN                 32.92N  80.03W
08/31/2015                   CHARLESTON         SC   911 CALL CENTER

            WARNING POINT REPORTED ROAD CLOSED ON RIVERS AVENUE
            BETWEEN EAGLE DRIVE AND MIDLAND PARK ROAD.

0906 AM     FLASH FLOOD      1 NNW CHARLESTON        32.80N  79.95W
08/31/2015                   CHARLESTON         SC   LAW ENFORCEMENT

            CHARLESTON POLICE DEPARTMENT REPORTED ROAD CLOSURE AT
            THE INTERSECTION OF KING STREET AND HUGER STREET DUE TO
            FLOODING.

0935 AM     FLASH FLOOD      1 S HANAHAN             32.91N  80.02W
08/31/2015                   CHARLESTON         SC   NWS EMPLOYEE

            NWS EMPLOYEE REPORTED WATER ENTERING BUSINESSES AT THE
            INTERSECTION OF BENDERSON DRIVE AND RIVERS AVENUE. WATER
            DEPTH ESTIMATED AROUND 2 AND A HALF FEET.

0945 AM     HEAVY RAIN       1 NNE BOONE HALL PLANTA 32.87N  79.82W
08/31/2015  M3.86 INCH       CHARLESTON         SC   MESONET

            RAIN BEGAN AT 4 AM.

0950 AM     FLASH FLOOD      SHADOWMOSS              32.85N  80.08W
08/31/2015                   CHARLESTON         SC   BROADCAST MEDIA

            CHARLESTON COUNTY SWIFTWATER RESCUE TEAM DEPLOYING TO
            SHADOWMOSS TO EVACUATE RESIDENCE.

1000 AM     HEAVY RAIN       3 NNE HUGER             33.13N  79.78W
08/31/2015  M3.80 INCH       BERKELEY           SC   MESONET

            USGS GAGE RECORDED 3.8 OF RAIN BETWEEN 430 AM AND 10
            AM.

0829 PM     HEAVY RAIN       2 W DON HOLT BRIDGE     32.89N  79.99W
08/31/2015  M5.62 INCH       CHARLESTON         SC   COCORAHS

            24 HOUR RAINFALL TOTAL


&&

EVENT NUMBER CHS1500954 CHS1500967 CHS1500968 CHS1500955 CHS1500973
CHS1500958 CHS1500957 CHS1500979 CHS1500980 CHS1500974 CHS1500970
CHS1500971 CHS1500972 CHS1500975 CHS1500976 CHS1500977 CHS1500981
CHS1500982 CHS1500959 CHS1500983 CHS1500984 CHS1500987 CHS1500960
CHS1500962 CHS1500985 CHS1500961 CHS1500963 CHS1500964 CHS1500986
CHS1500965 CHS1500969 CHS1500978

SUMMARY OF FLOOD AND HEAVY RAIN REPORTS RECEIVED THUS FAR BY NWS
CHARLESTON SC.

$$

JRL



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