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WGUS52 KCHS 182338
FFWCHS
SCC013-015-019-029-035-190330-
/O.NEW.KCHS.FF.W.0001.140418T2338Z-140419T0330Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
738 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  BEAUFORT COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN BERKELEY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...
  CHARLESTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN COLLETON COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN DORCHESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1130 PM EDT

* AT 730 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN SPREADING INLAND ACROSS SOUTH COASTAL
  SOUTH CAROLINA. EVEN HEAVIER RAINS ARE EXPECTED TO MOVE ONSHORE
  BETWEEN BEAUFORT AND DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON THROUGH 1130 PM. THE RISK
  FOR FLASH FLOODING WILL INCREASE AFTER 9 PM AS HIGH TIDE
  APPROACHES. THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT FLOODING IN
  DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE.

* FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN AND AROUND...
  AWENDAW...DANIEL ISLAND...NORTH CHARLESTON...MOUNT PLEASANT...
  DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON...WEST ASHLEY...HOLLYWOOD...FOLLY BEACH...
  KIAWAH ISLAND...EDISTO BEACH...EDISTO ISLAND...JACKSONBORO...
  BEAUFORT...HILTON HEAD...BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID DRIVING INTO WATER ON THE ROAD. THE WATER IS USUALLY DEEPER
THAN IT APPEARS AND THE ROAD MAY BE WASHED OUT. ONLY ONE FOOT OF
WATER WILL STALL A VEHICLE AND LESS THAN TWO FEET OF WATER CAN FLOAT
AND CARRY AWAY A VEHICLE. FLOODING IS THE NUMBER ONE WEATHER-RELATED
CAUSE OF DEATH IN THE UNITED STATES. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS
MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

TO REPORT FLOODING...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
CHARLESTON TOLL FREE AT 1-888-383-2024.

&&

LAT...LON 3300 7936 3303 7953 3280 7973 3277 7992
      3268 7988 3261 7999 3245 8036 3250 8035
      3249 8047 3231 8043 3226 8065 3225 8063
      3212 8079 3266 8080 3328 7960 3314 7927

$$







000
WGUS52 KCHS 182338
FFWCHS
SCC013-015-019-029-035-190330-
/O.NEW.KCHS.FF.W.0001.140418T2338Z-140419T0330Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
738 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
  BEAUFORT COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN BERKELEY COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...
  CHARLESTON COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN COLLETON COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...
  SOUTHEASTERN DORCHESTER COUNTY IN SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA...

* UNTIL 1130 PM EDT

* AT 730 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
  MODERATE TO HEAVY RAIN SPREADING INLAND ACROSS SOUTH COASTAL
  SOUTH CAROLINA. EVEN HEAVIER RAINS ARE EXPECTED TO MOVE ONSHORE
  BETWEEN BEAUFORT AND DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON THROUGH 1130 PM. THE RISK
  FOR FLASH FLOODING WILL INCREASE AFTER 9 PM AS HIGH TIDE
  APPROACHES. THERE IS A POTENTIAL FOR SIGNIFICANT FLOODING IN
  DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON. RAINFALL AMOUNTS OF 2 TO 3 INCHES WILL BE
  POSSIBLE.

* FLASH FLOODING IS EXPECTED IN AND AROUND...
  AWENDAW...DANIEL ISLAND...NORTH CHARLESTON...MOUNT PLEASANT...
  DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON...WEST ASHLEY...HOLLYWOOD...FOLLY BEACH...
  KIAWAH ISLAND...EDISTO BEACH...EDISTO ISLAND...JACKSONBORO...
  BEAUFORT...HILTON HEAD...BEAUFORT MARINE CORPS AIR STATION...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AVOID DRIVING INTO WATER ON THE ROAD. THE WATER IS USUALLY DEEPER
THAN IT APPEARS AND THE ROAD MAY BE WASHED OUT. ONLY ONE FOOT OF
WATER WILL STALL A VEHICLE AND LESS THAN TWO FEET OF WATER CAN FLOAT
AND CARRY AWAY A VEHICLE. FLOODING IS THE NUMBER ONE WEATHER-RELATED
CAUSE OF DEATH IN THE UNITED STATES. WHEN ENCOUNTERING FLOODED ROADS
MAKE THE SMART CHOICE...TURN AROUND...DONT DROWN.

TO REPORT FLOODING...CONTACT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
CHARLESTON TOLL FREE AT 1-888-383-2024.

&&

LAT...LON 3300 7936 3303 7953 3280 7973 3277 7992
      3268 7988 3261 7999 3245 8036 3250 8035
      3249 8047 3231 8043 3226 8065 3225 8063
      3212 8079 3266 8080 3328 7960 3314 7927

$$









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