Charleston, SC (29401)

6:08 PM EDT on July 20, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Downtown Charleston | | Change Station
Active Advisory: Coastal Flood Advisory Active Notice: Coastal Flood Advisory

Elev 23 ft 32.79 °N, 79.95 °W | Updated 3 seconds ago

Clear
Clear
87.6 °F
Feels Like 97 °F
N
1.8
Wind Variable Wind from SW
Gusts 2.5 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 97 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 65%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:25 AM 8:26 PM
Waning Crescent, 9% visible
METAR KJZI 202155Z AUTO 18010KT 10SM CLR 30/24 A3001 RMK AO2
Pressure 30.01 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Clear
Heat Index 97 °F
Dew Point 74 °F
Humidity 65%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:25 AM 8:26 PM
Waning Crescent, 9% visible
METAR KJZI 202155Z AUTO 18010KT 10SM CLR 30/24 A3001 RMK AO2

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Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 5:24 PM EDT Jul. 20, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Coastal flood advisory in effect until 8 PM EDT this evening...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a coastal
flood advisory... which is in effect until 8 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 615 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.