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South Carolina, Beaufort

Flash Flood Watch

Statement as of 3:02 AM EDT on September 16, 2014

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on September 16, 2014

... Flash Flood Watch in effect through this evening...

The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a

* Flash Flood Watch for portions of southeast Georgia and
southeast South Carolina... including the following areas... in
southeast Georgia... Bryan... Chatham... Liberty... McIntosh...
Evans... long and Tattnall. In southeast South Carolina...
Beaufort... Charleston... coastal Colleton... coastal Jasper and
tidal Berkeley. This includes the Charleston and Savannah Metro

* Through this evening.

* Numerous showers and thunderstorms will occur this afternoon and
evening. High moisture values combined with slow moving showers
and thunderstorms will result in an increased potential for
flash flooding... especially in areas that observed very heavy
rains Sunday and Monday.

* Rainfall amounts of 1 to 2 inches with localized amounts in
excess of 5 inches is possible through late evening. The risk
for flooding will be enhanced between 2 and 4 PM in the
Charleston and Savannah Metro areas where influences from the
afternoon high tide will be the greatest.

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.

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California - Flash Flood Watch , Wind Advisory , Excessive Heat Warning , Heat Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Connecticut - Record Report
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Record Report
Idaho - Air Quality Alert
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning , Special Statement
Louisiana - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Record Report
Michigan - Frost Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Mississippi - Public Information Statement
Missouri - Flood Warning , Hydrologic Statement
Nevada - Flash Flood Watch , Record Report
New Mexico - Areal Flood Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory, Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
New York - Record Report
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory
South Carolina - Flash Flood Watch , Dense Fog Advisory
Texas - Areal Flood Advisory , Flash Flood Watch , Special Statement
Vermont - Record Report
Washington - Record Report
Wisconsin - Frost Advisory
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