Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
859 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

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BEAUFORT SC-
859 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS EXTENDED THE

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR MINOR FLOODING OF POOR DRAINAGE AREAS IN...
  SOUTHERN BEAUFORT COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT

* AT 858 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  HEAVY RAIN OCCURRING AROUND CALAWASSIE ISLAND TO HILTON HEAD
  ISLAND. OBSERVATIONS AND RADAR ESTIMATES INDICATE THAT AS MUCH AS
  3.5 INCHES OF RAIN HAS FALLEN OVER THE LAST 2 HOURS. HEAVY
  RAINFALL WITH HOURLY RAINFALL RATES OF AROUND 2 INCHES PER HOUR
  WILL CONTINUE TO FALL THROUGH THE LATE EVENING HOURS THOUGH THE
  HEAVIEST RAIN IS EXPECTED TO IMPACT AREAS THAT HAVE NOT SEEN AS
  MUCH RAIN THIS EVENING.

* LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO...
  BLUFFTON...BRIGHTON BEACH...ROSE HILL...CALAWASSIE ISLAND...AND
  HILTON HEAD ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF YOU CAN NOT SEE THE ROAD DUE TO INTENSE NIGHT RAINFALL...YOU
SHOULD NOT DRIVE.

&&

LAT...LON 3209 8091 3214 8091 3213 8096 3217 8095
      3223 8102 3230 8101 3230 8094 3235 8093
      3235 8088 3239 8084 3246 8083 3243 8073
      3227 8056 3226 8065 3225 8063 3214 8074
      3212 8083 3208 8086

$$






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