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Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 7:45 PM EDT on July 31, 2014

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on August 01, 2014


... Flash Flood Watch in effect through Friday morning...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for a portion of southeast South Carolina...
including the following areas... Charleston... coastal
Colleton... Dorchester... inland Berkeley... inland Colleton and
tidal Berkeley. This includes the Charleston Metro area.

* Through Friday morning

* scattered showers and thunderstorms are expected to redevelop
overnight into Friday morning and affect portions of
Charleston... Berkeley... Dorchester and Colleton counties.
Between 4 and 8 inches of rain has fallen over portions of
these counties since early Thursday afternoon which resulted in
significant flash flooding in some locations. Any additional
heavy rainfall through Friday morning could result in renewed
flash flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be prepared to protect life and property... especially in areas
prone to flooding. If flooding develops... move to higher ground
immediately. If driving... be prepared for flooded roadways and
possible Road closures.




Local Storm Report



07/31/2014 0325 PM

4 miles S of Summerville, Dorchester County.

Heavy rain m3.24 inch, reported by mesonet.




Public Information Statement

Statement as of 9:13 PM EDT on July 31, 2014


The following are unofficial observations taken by automated
surface observation systems /ASOS/... fire weather remote automated
weather stations /RAWS/... Georgia automated monitoring network
stations /gaemn/... NOAA/S National estuarine research Reserve
system observations /nerr/... National data buoy center locations
/ndbc/ and other quality controlled sensors from across southeast
South Carolina and southeast Georgia.

********************Storm total rainfall********************

Location storm total time/date comments
                     rainfall of
                     /inches/ measurement

Georgia

... Chatham County...
   2 NW Burroughs 2.63 857 PM 7/31 mesonet

South Carolina...

... Beaufort County...
   5 SSW White Hall 3.32 856 PM 7/31 mesonet

... Charleston County...
   2 SSW James Island 7.78 851 PM 7/31 mesonet
   3 SW Shadowmoss 6.02 853 PM 7/31 mesonet
   1 S Shadowmoss 6.00 315 PM 7/31 trained spotter
   James Island 4.40 508 PM 7/31 broadcast media
   3 NW Folly Beach 3.99 854 PM 7/31 mesonet
   4 NNW Kiawah Island 3.75 452 PM 7/31 trained spotter
   2 se delemar crossro 3.30 324 PM 7/31 mesonet
   1 E Shadowmoss 3.27 852 PM 7/31 mesonet
   1 NE Maybank bridge 3.25 419 PM 7/31 trained spotter
   1 se Kiawah Island 3.03 421 PM 7/31 mesonet
   2 se west Ashley 2.92 900 PM 7/31 mesonet
   Charleston Airport 2.04 852 PM 7/31 mesonet

... Colleton County...
   1 WSW Givhans Ferry 3.54 855 PM 7/31 mesonet

... Dorchester County...
   4 S Summerville 3.24 325 PM 7/31 mesonet


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