Beaufort Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Coastal Flood Advisory
Statement as of 6:37 AM EDT on August 28, 2015

... Coastal Flood Advisory remains in effect from 6 PM to 10 PM
EDT this evening...

* location... south coastal South Carolina... including downtown
Charleston.

* Tide levels... 7.0 to 7.2 feet mean lower low water.

* Timing... the risk for shallow coastal flooding will be the
highest within an hour either side of high tide. High tide
will occur in the Charleston Harbor around 741 PM and around
848 PM in the Beaufort river near Beaufort.

* Impacts... inundation of saltwater in and near low-lying
coastal areas could lead to some Road closures and flooding of
properties.

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.




Local Storm Report


08/27/2015 0247 PM

1 miles E of Rose Hill, Beaufort County.

Heavy rain m2.61 inch, reported by mesonet.





08/27/2015 0248 PM

Bluffton, Beaufort County.

Heavy rain m1.90 inch, reported by mesonet.






08/27/2015 0247 PM

1 miles E of Rose Hill, Beaufort County.

Heavy rain m2.61 inch, reported by mesonet.





08/27/2015 0248 PM

Bluffton, Beaufort County.

Heavy rain m1.90 inch, reported by mesonet.






08/27/2015 0247 PM

1 miles E of Rose Hill, Beaufort County.

Heavy rain m2.61 inch, reported by mesonet.





08/27/2015 0248 PM

Bluffton, Beaufort County.

Heavy rain m1.90 inch, reported by mesonet.






08/27/2015 0120 PM

1 miles SSE of Rose Hill, Beaufort County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by newspaper.


            One tree and several large branches blown down along
            Buck Island Rd.





08/27/2015 0120 PM

1 miles SSE of Rose Hill, Beaufort County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by newspaper.


            One tree and several large branches blown down along
            Buck Island Rd.





08/27/2015 0120 PM

1 miles SSE of Rose Hill, Beaufort County.

Thunderstorm wind damage, reported by newspaper.


            One tree and several large branches blown down along
            Buck Island Rd.





08/27/2015 0136 PM

2 miles ENE of Bluffton, Beaufort County.

Hail e0.75 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Trained spotter reported penny size hail at
            intersection of Hwy 278 and malphrus Rd.





08/27/2015 0136 PM

2 miles ENE of Bluffton, Beaufort County.

Hail e0.75 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Trained spotter reported penny size hail at
            intersection of Hwy 278 and malphrus Rd.





08/27/2015 0136 PM

2 miles ENE of Bluffton, Beaufort County.

Hail e0.75 inch, reported by trained spotter.


            Trained spotter reported penny size hail at
            intersection of Hwy 278 and malphrus Rd.



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Statement as of 9:56 am EDT on August 28, 2015

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