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Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:28 PM EDT on May 23, 2017


The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in...
Charleston County in southeastern South Carolina...
Berkeley County in southeastern South Carolina...

* until 300 PM EDT

* at 124 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated a band of thunderstorms
with very heavy rain moving repeatedly over downtown Charleston
and surrounding communities. Overflowing poor drainage areas will
result in minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Charleston, North Charleston, Mount Pleasant, downtown Charleston,
Daniel Island, west Ashley, Charleston naval complex and Charles
Towne Landing.

Additional rainfall of one to three inches is expected over the area
through 3 PM. This additional rain will result in minor flooding of
low lying and poor drainage areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Heavy rain in downtown Charleston will result in nuisance flooding of
low-lying areas. Areas most prone to flooding include the Market,
Crosstown, East Bay street and Morrison drive. Slow down when
traveling and allow extra distance between you and the vehicle ahead.
Do not drive into water of unknown depth.


Lat... Lon 3273 7998 3282 8003 3290 7989 3281 7984



128 PM EDT Tue may 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in...
Charleston County in southeastern South Carolina...
Berkeley County in southeastern South Carolina...

* until 300 PM EDT

* at 124 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated a band of thunderstorms
with very heavy rain moving repeatedly over downtown Charleston
and surrounding communities. Overflowing poor drainage areas will
result in minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Charleston, North Charleston, Mount Pleasant, downtown Charleston,
Daniel Island, west Ashley, Charleston naval complex and Charles
Towne Landing.

Additional rainfall of one to three inches is expected over the area
through 3 PM. This additional rain will result in minor flooding of
low lying and poor drainage areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Heavy rain in downtown Charleston will result in nuisance flooding of
low-lying areas. Areas most prone to flooding include the Market,
Crosstown, East Bay street and Morrison drive. Slow down when
traveling and allow extra distance between you and the vehicle ahead.
Do not drive into water of unknown depth.


Lat... Lon 3273 7998 3282 8003 3290 7989 3281 7984




1051 am EDT Tue may 23 2017

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Georgia and southeast South Carolina,
including the following areas, in southeast Georgia, Bulloch,
Candler, coastal Bryan, coastal Chatham, Effingham, Evans,
inland Bryan, inland Chatham, inland Liberty, Jenkins, long,
Screven, and Tattnall. In southeast South Carolina, Allendale,
Beaufort, Charleston, coastal Colleton, coastal Jasper,
Dorchester, Hampton, inland Berkeley, inland Colleton, inland
Jasper, and tidal Berkeley.

* Through this evening

* showers and thunderstorms will develop across much of southeast
South Carolina and southeast Georgia today. 1 to 3 inches of
rain with locally higher amounts occurred on Monday. Periods of
heavy rainfall will bring another 2 to 3 inches with locally
higher amounts this afternoon and evening. Flash flooding will
be possible today, especially if heavy rain persists in areas
that saw heavy rainfall on Monday. If the heavy showers and
thunderstorms affect coastal areas around the 645 PM high tide,
more significant flooding is possible.

* Flooding could occur quickly, especially in low-lying and poor
drainage areas. Be prepared for the possibility of widespread
street flooding and flooded properties.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be prepared to protect life and property, especially in areas
prone to flooding. If flooding develops, move to higher ground
immediately. If driving, be prepared for flooded roadways and
possible Road closures.



Jrl


Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 1:28 PM EDT on May 23, 2017


The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in...
Charleston County in southeastern South Carolina...
Berkeley County in southeastern South Carolina...

* until 300 PM EDT

* at 124 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated a band of thunderstorms
with very heavy rain moving repeatedly over downtown Charleston
and surrounding communities. Overflowing poor drainage areas will
result in minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Charleston, North Charleston, Mount Pleasant, downtown Charleston,
Daniel Island, west Ashley, Charleston naval complex and Charles
Towne Landing.

Additional rainfall of one to three inches is expected over the area
through 3 PM. This additional rain will result in minor flooding of
low lying and poor drainage areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Heavy rain in downtown Charleston will result in nuisance flooding of
low-lying areas. Areas most prone to flooding include the Market,
Crosstown, East Bay street and Morrison drive. Slow down when
traveling and allow extra distance between you and the vehicle ahead.
Do not drive into water of unknown depth.


Lat... Lon 3273 7998 3282 8003 3290 7989 3281 7984



128 PM EDT Tue may 23 2017

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* flood advisory for minor flooding in...
Charleston County in southeastern South Carolina...
Berkeley County in southeastern South Carolina...

* until 300 PM EDT

* at 124 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated a band of thunderstorms
with very heavy rain moving repeatedly over downtown Charleston
and surrounding communities. Overflowing poor drainage areas will
result in minor flooding in the advisory area.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Charleston, North Charleston, Mount Pleasant, downtown Charleston,
Daniel Island, west Ashley, Charleston naval complex and Charles
Towne Landing.

Additional rainfall of one to three inches is expected over the area
through 3 PM. This additional rain will result in minor flooding of
low lying and poor drainage areas.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Heavy rain in downtown Charleston will result in nuisance flooding of
low-lying areas. Areas most prone to flooding include the Market,
Crosstown, East Bay street and Morrison drive. Slow down when
traveling and allow extra distance between you and the vehicle ahead.
Do not drive into water of unknown depth.


Lat... Lon 3273 7998 3282 8003 3290 7989 3281 7984




1051 am EDT Tue may 23 2017

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* portions of southeast Georgia and southeast South Carolina,
including the following areas, in southeast Georgia, Bulloch,
Candler, coastal Bryan, coastal Chatham, Effingham, Evans,
inland Bryan, inland Chatham, inland Liberty, Jenkins, long,
Screven, and Tattnall. In southeast South Carolina, Allendale,
Beaufort, Charleston, coastal Colleton, coastal Jasper,
Dorchester, Hampton, inland Berkeley, inland Colleton, inland
Jasper, and tidal Berkeley.

* Through this evening

* showers and thunderstorms will develop across much of southeast
South Carolina and southeast Georgia today. 1 to 3 inches of
rain with locally higher amounts occurred on Monday. Periods of
heavy rainfall will bring another 2 to 3 inches with locally
higher amounts this afternoon and evening. Flash flooding will
be possible today, especially if heavy rain persists in areas
that saw heavy rainfall on Monday. If the heavy showers and
thunderstorms affect coastal areas around the 645 PM high tide,
more significant flooding is possible.

* Flooding could occur quickly, especially in low-lying and poor
drainage areas. Be prepared for the possibility of widespread
street flooding and flooded properties.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be prepared to protect life and property, especially in areas
prone to flooding. If flooding develops, move to higher ground
immediately. If driving, be prepared for flooded roadways and
possible Road closures.



Jrl


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