All eyes on Sandy as she moves up the Atlantic

  • Saturday, October 27, 2012

A tropcal storm watch is in place for the South Carolina coast as Hurricane Sandy is expected to pass east of the area Saturday.
This afternoon and evening are expected to be rather nice but things deteriorate after midnight tonight. It will become breezy, with a north wind 14 to 21 mph. Maybe a half-inch of rain overnight. Saturday, winds may gust to near tropi cal storm force. Another inch or more of rain expected, especially closer to the coast, Saturday.
Rip currents and beach eropsion will also be problems for the next day or so.
On Saturday night, tropical storm force gusts still expected and another inch of rain is possible. Things start to improve by early Sunday.


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.