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Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 3:16 AM EST Jan. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory in effect from 8 am to 11 am EST this
morning...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a coastal
flood advisory, which is in effect from 8 am to 11 am EST this
morning.

* Locations... Beaufort, 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 (7.0 to 7.4 feet mean lower low
water). This could result in some roads becoming impassable.

* Timing... high tide will occur around 9:32 am 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/09 am 7.2 1.4 0.8 N/A minor
23/10 PM 5.9 0.1 0.3 N/A none
24/10 am 5.3 -0.5 -0.8 N/A none
24/11 PM 4.8 -1.0 -0.8 N/A none
25/11 am 5.1 -0.7 -0.7 N/A none
26/12 am 5.0 -0.8 -0.5 N/A none





316 am EST Wed Jan 23 2019

... Coastal flood advisory in effect from 8 am to 11 am EST this
morning...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a coastal
flood advisory, which is in effect from 8 am to 11 am EST this
morning.

* Locations... Beaufort, 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 (7.0 to 7.4 feet mean lower low
water). This could result in some roads becoming impassable.

* Timing... high tide will occur around 9:32 am 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/09 am 7.2 1.4 0.8 N/A minor
23/10 PM 5.9 0.1 0.3 N/A none
24/10 am 5.3 -0.5 -0.8 N/A none
24/11 PM 4.8 -1.0 -0.8 N/A none
25/11 am 5.1 -0.7 -0.7 N/A none
26/12 am 5.0 -0.8 -0.5 N/A none





Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 3:16 AM EST Jan. 23, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory in effect from 8 am to 11 am EST this
morning...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a coastal
flood advisory, which is in effect from 8 am to 11 am EST this
morning.

* Locations... Beaufort, 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 (7.0 to 7.4 feet mean lower low
water). This could result in some roads becoming impassable.

* Timing... high tide will occur around 9:32 am 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/09 am 7.2 1.4 0.8 N/A minor
23/10 PM 5.9 0.1 0.3 N/A none
24/10 am 5.3 -0.5 -0.8 N/A none
24/11 PM 4.8 -1.0 -0.8 N/A none
25/11 am 5.1 -0.7 -0.7 N/A none
26/12 am 5.0 -0.8 -0.5 N/A none





316 am EST Wed Jan 23 2019

... Coastal flood advisory in effect from 8 am to 11 am EST this
morning...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a coastal
flood advisory, which is in effect from 8 am to 11 am EST this
morning.

* Locations... Beaufort, 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 (7.0 to 7.4 feet mean lower low
water). This could result in some roads becoming impassable.

* Timing... high tide will occur around 9:32 am 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
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/09 am 7.2 1.4 0.8 N/A minor
23/10 PM 5.9 0.1 0.3 N/A none
24/10 am 5.3 -0.5 -0.8 N/A none
24/11 PM 4.8 -1.0 -0.8 N/A none
25/11 am 5.1 -0.7 -0.7 N/A none
26/12 am 5.0 -0.8 -0.5 N/A none





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