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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
416 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

GAZ117-119-139-141-SCZ048>051-300300-
/O.CON.KCHS.CF.Y.0020.150829T2300Z-150830T0300Z/
COASTAL BRYAN-COASTAL CHATHAM-COASTAL LIBERTY-COASTAL MCINTOSH-
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-COASTAL JASPER-
416 PM EDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...LOW-LYING LOCATIONS ALONG AND NEAR THE LOWER SOUTH
  CAROLINA AND NORTHERN GEORGIA COASTS.

* TIDE LEVELS...AROUND 7.3 FEET MEAN LOWER LOW WATER AT CHARLESTON
  HARBOR AND 9.3 FEET MEAN LOWER LOW WATER AT FORT PULASKI.

* TIMING...THE RISK FOR SHALLOW COASTAL FLOODING WILL BE THE
  HIGHEST WITHIN AN HOUR EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE. HIGH TIDE
  WILL OCCUR AT CHARLESTON HARBOR AROUND 833 PM AND AROUND 838
  PM AT FORT PULASKI.

* 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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