Weather Alerts for COASTAL HORRY CO SC

Issued by the National Weather Service

       River Flood Warning      

River Flood Warning  RIVER FLOOD WARNING   River Flood Warning

Areas Affected:
Effective: Sun, 11/29 9:01am Updated: Sun, 11/29 5:29pm Urgency: Expected
Expires: Thu, 12/3 7:00pm Severity:  Moderate  Certainty: Likely

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in South
Waccamaw River At Conway affecting Horry County.
For the Waccamaw River...including Above Conway, Aiw At old Hwy 544
At Socastee, Conway, Freeland, Longs...Minor flooding is forecast.
...The Flood Warning is now in effect until Thursday evening...
The Flood Warning continues for
the Waccamaw River At Conway.
* Until Thursday evening.
* At 8:15 AM EST Sunday the stage was 12.0 feet.
* Flood stage is 11.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and minor flooding is forecast.
* Recent Activity...The maximum river stage in the 24 hours ending
at 8:15 AM EST Sunday was 12.2 feet.
* Forecast...The river is expected to fall below flood stage
Thursday morning and continue falling to 10.7 feet Friday morning.
* Impact...At 12.0 feet, Flooding will worsen in the Lees Landing,
Riverfront South, Pitch Landing and Savannah Bluff communities.
Flood waters will begin to affect homes north of Conway on
Riverside Drive. Swamps will be heavily flooded.
* Flood History...This crest compares to a previous crest of 12.0
feet on 09/03/1946.

Motorists should not attempt to drive around barricades or drive
cars through flooded areas.
Caution is urged when walking near riverbanks.
Additional information is available at
The next statement will be issued by this evening.