As of 11 a.m., a Tropical Storm Watch has been issued for the Charleston Tri-County area and Charleston Harbor. A Tropical Storm Warning has been issued for the coastal waters off Charleston County out 20 nautical miles.
A Tropical Storm Watch means that tropical storm conditions (sustained winds 39–73 MPH) are possible within the watch area within the next 48 hours.
This could be upgraded to a warning later today or tomorrow.
Note: Jared Smith of @chswx will do a Facebook Live session on The Post and Courier’s page around 8:30 p.m. Saturday to talk about the impact of the pending weather.
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