Flood Statement
Issued by NWS Charleston, SC

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Flood Advisory
National Weather Service Charleston SC
1001 PM EDT Thu Jul 18 2019

SCC019-190330-
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Charleston SC-
1001 PM EDT Thu Jul 18 2019

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Flood Advisory for Minor Flooding in...
  Charleston County in southeastern South Carolina...

* Until 1130 PM EDT.

* At 1000 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain due to
  thunderstorms. This will cause minor flooding. Overflowing poor
  drainage areas will result in minor flooding in the advisory area.
  Up to one inch of rain has already fallen.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
  Charleston, North Charleston, Mount Pleasant, Downtown Charleston
  and Charleston Naval Complex.

Additional rainfall of 1 to 2 inches is expected over the area. This
additional rain will result in minor flooding of low lying and poor
drainage areas.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Due to the heavy rainfall occurring within a few hours of high tide,
minor flooding is likely in coastal locations. Be especially cautious
when traveling through low-lying areas near the coast.

&&

LAT...LON 3276 7993 3279 7997 3285 7998 3285 7993
      3283 7993 3282 7992 3280 7991 3276 7991

$$



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