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South Carolina, Charleston

Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 3:36 PM EDT on August 21, 2017

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on August 21, 2017


... Coastal flood advisory in effect until 11 PM EDT this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a coastal
flood advisory... which is in effect until 11 PM EDT this evening.

* Locations... low-lying coastal areas of southeast South Carolina
including downtown Charleston.

* Tide levels... peaking between 7.0 and 7.2 feet mean lower low
water.

* Timing... high tide will occur around 845 PM at Charleston.
Shallow saltwater flooding will be possible 1 to 2 hours before
and after high tide.

* Coastal flood impacts... inundation of saltwater in and near
low-lying coastal areas could result in some roads becoming
impassable.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be prepared for the possibility of impassable roads. If travel is
necessary... do not attempt to drive through water of unknown
depth.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 3:22 PM EDT on August 21, 2017

Expires 5:45 PM EDT on August 21, 2017


... Cross NOAA Weather Radio all hazards station is back in
service...

NOAA Weather Radio all hazards transmitter wxm-93 operating on a
frequency of 162.475 mhz is back in service.

We apologize for any inconvenience the outage may have caused.



322 PM EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

... Cross NOAA Weather Radio all hazards station is back in
service...

NOAA Weather Radio all hazards transmitter wxm-93 operating on a
frequency of 162.475 mhz is back in service.

We apologize for any inconvenience the outage may have caused.


512 am EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

... Kclx radar is down through at least Tuesday...

The kclx radar has failed, most likely due to a lightning strike.
Parts are on order, but will likely not arrive until Tuesday.
Please use surrounding radars from Jacksonville (kjax), Atlanta
(kffc), Wilmington (kltx) and Columbia (kcae) during the outage.



512 am EDT Mon Aug 21 2017

... Kclx radar is down through at least Tuesday...

The kclx radar has failed, most likely due to a lightning strike.
Parts are on order, but will likely not arrive until Tuesday.
Please use surrounding radars from Jacksonville (kjax), Atlanta
(kffc), Wilmington (kltx) and Columbia (kcae) during the outage.


534 PM EDT sun Aug 20 2017

... Kclx radar is down...

The kclx radar has failed and will be down for an unkown amount of
time. Technicians are looking into the issue.


534 PM EDT sun Aug 20 2017

... Kclx radar is down...

The kclx radar has failed and will be down for an unkown amount of
time. Technicians are looking into the issue.



Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 3:36 PM EDT on August 21, 2017

Expires 11:00 PM EDT on August 21, 2017


... Coastal flood advisory in effect until 11 PM EDT this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a coastal
flood advisory... which is in effect until 11 PM EDT this evening.

* Locations... low-lying coastal areas of southeast South Carolina
including downtown Charleston.

* Tide levels... peaking between 7.0 and 7.2 feet mean lower low
water.

* Timing... high tide will occur around 845 PM at Charleston.
Shallow saltwater flooding will be possible 1 to 2 hours before
and after high tide.

* Coastal flood impacts... inundation of saltwater in and near
low-lying coastal areas could result in some roads becoming
impassable.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be prepared for the possibility of impassable roads. If travel is
necessary... do not attempt to drive through water of unknown
depth.




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Alabama - Special Statement
Alaska - Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Special Statement , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
California - Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Colorado -
Connecticut - Air Quality Alert
Delaware - Heat Advisory
Florida - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Georgia - Areal Flood Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Illinois - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Special Statement
Iowa - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Flash Flood Watch
Kentucky - Special Statement
Maryland - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Flash Flood Warning
Michigan - Beach Hazard Statement , Special Statement
Minnesota - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Montana - Air Quality Alert
Nebraska - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flood Warning , Special Statement
Nevada -
New Jersey - Heat Advisory
New Mexico -
New York - Lakeshore Flood Watch
North Carolina - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Ohio - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Oregon - Fire Weather Watch , Air Quality Alert
Pennsylvania - Severe Thunderstorm Warning , Heat Advisory , Special Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
South Carolina - Coastal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Public Information Statement
South Dakota - Severe Thunderstorm Watch , Flash Flood Warning
Tennessee - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Texas - Flood Warning , Special Statement , Air Quality Alert
Virginia - Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Special Statement
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