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5:05 am on Friday July 1, 2011

Intense heat streak, records continue as Lowcountry boils (update: June sets a record)

Flickr user PentaxFanatiK Wind ahead. Update July 1: Guess what? June was hot! So hot in fact it set a record for the only June on record when temps hit at least 90 degrees every day. Check out The Island Packet's roundup on that here. Update June...
1:47 am on Thursday June 23, 2011

Intense heat streak, records continue as Lowcountry boils (update: more heat, storms)

Image by Flickr user PentaxFanatiK Wind ahead.Update June 23, another record down: The weather is keeping it up. Yesterday another record perished with the high of 98 trumping the record of 97 set in 1990. A quick review of the National Weather...
1:20 am on Saturday April 23, 2011

Of storms, hail, flooding, Charleston, and Thursday (update: Friday too)

Image by Still image by TheDigitel A video of the ice + water storm as it hit West Ashley around 5:30 p.m. by local Twitterer @3delizabeth.Update April 23: While we were spared hail on Friday, the rain was back again to flood out Charleston. Live 5...
10:36 am on Saturday November 29, 2008

Thunderstorms, winds likely on their way

Thunderstorms, some strong winds, and relatively large waves are forecast for tonight and the near future.
9:16 am on Friday November 14, 2008

Warnings of rain, thunder, hail tonight

Image by NASAImage by 20081114-moisture.jpg There's a lot of moisture in the air. Some nasty rain, lightning, and hail could be in our near future. The National Weather Service is warning of severe thunderstorms and possible hail tonight: An...
10:31 am on Thursday October 9, 2008

Severe thunderstorm warning this afternoon

A storm's'a brewin' this afternoon. The National Weather Service says: This Afternoon: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind...
1:29 pm on Tuesday September 2, 2008

Hanna still a question mark, but could come our way

Image by National Weather ServiceImage by 20080902hanna.jpg The crystal ball says in three days it's going to be windy, at least that's what it was saying at 11 a.m. today. Update 5 p.m.: The 5 p.m. storm update from the National Weather Service...
7:27 pm on Monday September 1, 2008

Hanna, Gustav, waves, and more: It's your tropical weather roundup

Image by National Weather ServiceImage by 20080901winds.jpg The forecast means: Stay alert Charleston for big waves, rains, and winds. More intense colors mean a greater likelihood an area will see tropical storm-force winds. Left is Gustav, middle...
6:06 am on Monday September 1, 2008

Strong thunderstorms likely east of the Cooper River

Strong thunderstorms and heavy rain are probably east of the Cooper River (that's Mount Pleasant, Cainhoy, etc.) through at least 11 a.m. The National Weather Service says: At 9:12 a.m. EDT...National Weather Service doppler radar indicated a line...
3:33 pm on Sunday August 31, 2008

Hanna to go back on the move, looking to S.C.

Image by National Weather ServiceImage by 20080831hanah.jpg Hanna's final destination all depends on when its allowed to move north. Update September 1: We've updated our story. Go here for the latest. Update 7 p.m.: The evening update from NOAA...