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Georgia, Coastal Liberty

Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 4:21 AM EDT on April 18, 2014

Expires 6:00 AM EDT on April 19, 2014


... High rip current risk remains in effect through this evening...

* rip currents... wind and wave conditions support the
development of very strong rip currents. These rip currents
will be life threatening to anyone who enters the surf.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

No one should enter the surf due to life threatening rip
currents.





349 am EDT Fri Apr 18 2014

... Flash Flood Watch in effect from 2 PM EDT this afternoon
through late tonight...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southeast Georgia and
southeast South Carolina... including the following areas... in
southeast Georgia... coastal Bryan... coastal Chatham... coastal
Liberty... coastal McIntosh... Evans... inland Bryan... inland
Chatham... inland Liberty... inland McIntosh... long and
Tattnall. In southeast South Carolina... Beaufort...
Charleston... coastal Colleton and coastal Jasper.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through late tonight

* widespread rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches with areas of 4
inches or possible. Rains will be steady or increasing leading
into the high tide cycle this evening after 9 PM.

* Flooding could occur quickly... especially in low-lying and poor
drainage areas. Driving could become hazardous as some area
roadways could become impassable due to high water... especially
in urban areas like downtown Charleston and Savannah around the
time of high tide.

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.




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Alabama - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Watch , Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Alaska - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
California - Record Report
Colorado - Record Report , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Record Report
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Watch, Areal Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement, Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
Georgia - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch , Areal Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning
Kansas - Frost Advisory , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Flood Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Record Report
Maryland - Frost Advisory
Massachusetts - Flood Warning
Michigan - Flood Warning, Areal Flood Warning , Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Record Report
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Record Report
Missouri - Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
Montana - High Wind Warning , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
Nebraska - Public Information Statement
New Hampshire - Flood Warning , Record Report
New Jersey - Frost Advisory , Record Report
New York - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Record Report
North Carolina - Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory
Oregon - High Surf Advisory
Pennsylvania - Frost Advisory , Record Report
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
South Dakota - Wind Advisory
Tennessee - Flood Advisory , Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning
Vermont - Flood Warning , Record Report
Virginia - Frost Advisory , Record Report
Washington - Areal Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Wisconsin - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Record Report
Wyoming - Public Information Statement