Tidal Berkeley Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flood Warning
Issued: 9:56 PM EST Dec. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

The Flood Warning continues for
the Santee river near Jamestown.
* At 9 PM Friday the stage was 15.9 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and moderate flooding is forecast.
* Forecast, the river will continue rising to near 18.0 feet by
Monday evening. Additional rises may be possible thereafter.
* At 18.0 feet, the boat Landing at the end of Santee Landing Road
will be inaccessible. The lower half mile of corner loop Road will
be impassable due to backwater effects from pole branch creek.
Water covers the lower quarter mile of Lawton farm Lane.


Lat... Lon 3347 8002 3354 7998 3325 7937 3321 7938
          3320 7951 3329 7976




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 9:41 PM EST Dec. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of southeast South Carolina, including the following
areas, Charleston, Dorchester, inland Berkeley, and tidal
Berkeley.

* Through Saturday morning

* rains should increase in intensity overnight across Charleston,
Dorchester, and Berkeley counties. The heaviest rains are
expected along and east of U.S. 17 where additional rainfall
totals of 1-2 inches are possible into Saturday morning.

* Recent heavy rain events along with ongoing rains this evening
have already saturated soils across the area. Additional rounds
of moderate to heavy rain could result in flash flooding along
small streams and creeks and within urban areas. For coastal
areas, it is possible that rainfall becomes more significant
near the time of high tide around 1 am EST, increasing the
potential for flash flooding. Be prepared for the possibility of
street flooding and flooded properties.

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.




Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 9:41 PM EST Dec. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through Saturday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of southeast South Carolina, including the following
areas, Charleston, Dorchester, inland Berkeley, and tidal
Berkeley.

* Through Saturday morning

* rains should increase in intensity overnight across Charleston,
Dorchester, and Berkeley counties. The heaviest rains are
expected along and east of U.S. 17 where additional rainfall
totals of 1-2 inches are possible into Saturday morning.

* Recent heavy rain events along with ongoing rains this evening
have already saturated soils across the area. Additional rounds
of moderate to heavy rain could result in flash flooding along
small streams and creeks and within urban areas. For coastal
areas, it is possible that rainfall becomes more significant
near the time of high tide around 1 am EST, increasing the
potential for flash flooding. Be prepared for the possibility of
street flooding and flooded properties.

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.