Beryl strengthening again as it starts to move off the coast

  • Wednesday, May 30, 2012

At 5 a.m., Tropical Depression Beryl was located near latitude 33.1 north...longitude 79.8 west, near southern Georgetown County.
The depression is moving toward the east-northeast near 14 mph. A continued east-northeast motion with an increase in
forward speed is expected during the next day or so.  On the forecast track...the center of Beryl is expected to move off the
coast of southern South Carolina later today and move along or just off the coast of south and North Carolina through this evening. Maximum sustained winds have increased to near 35 mph with higher gusts.  Some strengthening is forecast during the next
48 hours...and Beryl could regain tropical-storm strength later today.

For Our area

Flood watch remains in effect.
Rain continuing in some areas this morning but the showers will become more scattered than they were overnight.
Most of the rain is expected to be out of Georgetown County by this afternoon.


Notice about comments:

South Strand News is pleased to offer readers the enhanced ability to comment on stories. We expect our readers to engage in lively, yet civil discourse. We do not edit user submitted statements and we cannot promise that readers will not occasionally find offensive or inaccurate comments posted in the comments area. Responsibility for the statements posted lies with the person submitting the comment, not South Strand News.

If you find a comment that is objectionable, please click "report abuse" and we will review it for possible removal. Please be reminded, however, that in accordance with our Terms of Use and federal law, we are under no obligation to remove any third party comments posted on our website. Read our full terms and conditions.

Latest Videos
Upcoming Events
 Latest News
Print Ads

South Strand News

© 2015 South Strand News an Evening Post Industries company. All Rights Reserved.

Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Parental Consent Form.