Flood, rip current advisories issued for coastline
by The Press and Standard | September 7, 2018 10:17 am
National Weather Service Charleston
952 AM EDT Fri Sep 7 2018 S
MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING… …COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING…
Today and tonight. Moderate Risk for Rip Currents. Coastal Flood Advisory. .
Saturday through Thursday. Coastal Flooding: Tide levels will remain elevated due to astronomical effects and increasing swells from Hurricane Florence. Expect shallow coastal flooding during the evening high tides into early next week. More significant coastal flooding is possible during the middle of next week. However, it is highly dependent on the track of Florence.
Rip Currents: Swell from Florence will cause an increased threat of rip currents through the middle of next week.