Tropical Storm Isias is expected to reach the Myrtle Beach area on Tuesday at 2 a.m. The National Hurricane Center predicts the storm will not strengthen back into a hurricane.
Heavy rains are expected which typically causes flooding in areas like Conway, S.C., Socastee, S.C. and Longs, S.C. Residents in those areas should monitor river levels throughout this first week of August.
As of 8 a.m. Sunday, Isaias was about 40 miles east-southeast of West Palm Beach, Florida and was moving northwest at 8 mph, according to the National Hurricane Center.
The storm has sustained winds of 65 mph. Florida’s east coast is a under a tropical storm warning and tropical storm conditions are expected to spread northward along the coast of Florida within the warning area through Sunday night.
Isaias is threatening Florida with violent winds capable of damaging roofs and buildings Sunday and destroying some mobile homes, according to the National Weather Service in Miami.
The storm will also dump up to six inches of water over parts of the state. As it treks along the coast, Northeast Florida and coastal Georgia will see up to three inches of rain.
Justice Department gives $265,258 to help prosecute Myrtle Beach gun crimes
Another 80 Degree Tourist Weekend
City of Myrtle Beach Appeals Hospitality Tax Settlement
Whales Begin Journey Along S.C. Coast Late November
Watercooler Wednesday Oct. 21
Officer Down In City of Myrtle Beach Shoot-Out
Record Bike Rally Largely Avoids City of Myrtle Beach
Myrtle Beach Police Officer Killed in Deadly Shoot-Out
Live Oceanfront Hotel Shooting Now In Myrtle Beach
MyrtleBeachSC News Asks County To Pray For President Trump
NMB FACE MASK ORDINANCE VOTE NOW IN PROGRESS
Two Arrested from Saturday Night’s Oceanfront Hotel Shooting
Brookgreen Gardens Nights of 1000 Candles Begins Next Month
Coastal Chants Beat Nationally Ranked Louisiana
Carolina Forest Resident Has Not Seen His 4 Children In 15 Months
Get more stuff
Subscribe to our mailing list and get interesting stuff and updates to your email inbox.
Thank you for subscribing.
Something went wrong.