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Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement

Statement as of 3:09 PM EDT on April 19, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on April 20, 2014


... Coastal Flood Advisory in effect from 10 PM this evening to
2 am EDT Sunday...
... High rip current risk in effect from Sunday morning through
Sunday evening...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a coastal
Flood Advisory... which is in effect from 10 PM this evening to
2 am EDT Sunday. A high rip current risk has also been issued
from Sunday morning through Sunday evening.

* Tide levels... high tide will occur in Charleston Harbor around
midnight tonight. Peak tide levels will reach between 7.0 and
7.4 feet mean lower low water.

* Impacts... inundation of saltwater in and near low-lying coastal
areas could lead to some Road closures and flooding of properties.
Flooding is especially likely in downtown Charleston and
portions of Mount Pleasant.

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

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be prepared for the possibility of Road closures and minor
flooding of properties. If travel is necessary... do not attempt
to drive through water of unknown depth.

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






Record Report

Statement as of 1:40 AM EDT on April 19, 2014


... Record daily maximum rainfall set at Savannah GA...

a record rainfall of 2.27 inches was set at Savannah GA
yesterday... April 18. This breaks the old record of 1.04
inch set in 1957.


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Alabama - Flood Warning , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - High Surf Advisory , Record Report
Colorado - Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Flood Warning , Record Report
Florida - Flood Warning , Record Report
Georgia - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Areal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
Hawaii - Wind Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Indiana - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Record Report
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Flood Warning
Michigan - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Mississippi - Flood Warning
Missouri - Record Report
Montana - High Wind Warning
New Jersey - Record Report
New York - Flood Warning , Record Report
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Areal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement , Record Report
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Public Information Statement
Oregon - High Surf Advisory , Frost Advisory
South Carolina - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
Texas - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Vermont - Flood Warning
Washington - Areal Flood Warning , High Surf Advisory
Wisconsin - Flood Warning