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

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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Charleston SC
659 PM EDT Fri Jul 5 2019

SCZ049-050-060400-
/O.NEW.KCHS.CF.Y.0036.190706T0200Z-190706T0400Z/
Coastal Colleton-Charleston-
659 PM EDT Fri Jul 5 2019

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a Coastal
Flood Advisory, which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to
midnight EDT tonight.

* LOCATIONS...Coastal Colleton and Charleston.

* COASTAL FLOOD IMPACTS...Up to one half foot of saltwater inundation
  above ground level is possible in low-lying areas near shorelines
  and tidal waterways (7.2 to 7.4 feet Mean Lower Low Water). This
  could result in some roads becoming impassable.

* TIMING...High tide will occur around 11:12 PM today at
  Charleston. Saltwater inundation will be possible 1 to 2 hours
  before and after high tide.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If travel is required, allow extra time as some roads may be closed.
Do not drive around barricades or through water of unknown depth.
Take the necessary actions to protect flood-prone property.

&&

Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Charleston Harbor SC
MLLW Categories - Minor 7.0 ft, Moderate 7.5 ft, Major 8.0 ft
MHHW Categories - Minor 1.2 ft, Moderate 1.7 ft, Major 2.2 ft

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Waves    Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 05/11 PM     7.3        1.5        0.8       N/A     Minor
 06/12 PM     5.9        0.1        0.5       N/A      None
 07/12 AM     6.7        0.9        0.5       N/A      None
 07/01 PM     5.7       -0.1        0.3       N/A      None
 08/01 AM     6.1        0.3        0.1       N/A      None
 08/02 PM     6.1        0.3        0.5       N/A      None

&&

$$



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