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3:59 pm on Friday October 16, 2015

A time-lapse of the rain that hit S.C. from Oct 2nd - Oct 5th

Four days of non-stop weather from the weather radar's view.
4:27 am on Thursday August 29, 2013

SC declared disaster area as crops suffer in heavy rains

The whole of South Carolina was labeled a federal disaster area thanks to the heavy rains that have inundated farmers' crops, and now those that suffered losses can receive low-interest loans. Crop damage is reported to be above 30 percent in the...
5:25 am on Monday July 22, 2013

Here's why it's been so wet

Seemingly endless rain across South Carolina can be balmed on warm weather systems moving south this summer, making for a lack of high-pressure weather systems.
1:33 am on Monday July 22, 2013

Raft required to rescue woman in downtown Charleston

Downtown flooding prevented emergency vehicles from reaching a woman, so they had to turn to a floating solution.
4:56 am on Thursday July 11, 2013

Tropical Storm Chantal falls apart, but is still expected to douse Lowcountry

Tropical Storm Chantal has lost its official storm designation, but it's still expected to bring much rain this weekend, starting tonight.
9:24 am on Wednesday July 10, 2013

More rain ahead as cold front expected to combine with Tropical Storm Chantal

Starting Thursday, more rain is on the way thanks to the timing of Tropical Storm Chantal and a cold front.
3:28 am on Friday June 21, 2013

Sick of Charleston rainstorm flooding?

Can't deal with the flooding that happens in downtown when a rainstorm meets the high tide — don't worry, it should all be fixed by 2020.
1:03 am on Thursday June 20, 2013

Wednesday flooding rounup

Charleston weather savant Jared Smith offers a few photos, commentary, and photo linkage from Wednesday's canal, er, street flooding.
1:51 am on Saturday June 8, 2013

Andrea lets the Lowcountry off easy

Topical Storm Andrea largely blew past the Beaufort and the Lowcountry, doing little damage to buildings and crops.
4:28 am on Friday June 7, 2013

Friday school classes called off due to Tropical Storm Andrea rains

Anticipating more high winds and heavy rains from Tropical Storm Andrea, the  Beaufort County School District has canceled Friday classes and scheduled a make up day for Monday. All schools and the district office will be closed for students and...