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5:11 am on Sunday November 30, 2014

S.C. Gas prices look set to drop below $2

With the price of a barrel of oil falling to $66.15 on Friday, gas prices in several Southeast states are being projected to go under $2 a gallon. That's something not seen since 2009. In South Carolina's bargain-bin company: Mississippi, Tennessee...
5:43 am on Monday January 27, 2014

Brace for more cold, and some ice, sleet, snow this week

Be prepared for a possible icy blast from Tuesday afternoon through Wednesday, complete with a chance for snow, sleet, and freezing rain. Thank an developing area of low pressure off the Southeast coast, dropping Monday night temperatures to 32° and...
4:24 am on Monday January 6, 2014

Brr, freezing weather to hits Monday night and Tuesday

Get ready for the first good freeze of the season, and perhaps the coldest temps yet recorded. Monday morning's 60 degree weather is due to slide throughout the day thanks to a "potent" cold front, and to keep sliding until we hit nearly 19 degrees...
2:20 am on Wednesday November 13, 2013

Climate change expected to have big impact on Southeast

More heat, flooding, and drought is expected to hit the Southeast as the world's climate warms.
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.
3:01 am on Friday June 7, 2013

More rain ahead as Tropical Storm Andrea persists

Tropical Storm Andrea has moved further inland and persists with 45 mph winds and much, much rain. In the Charleston area the storm dropped nearly 2.5 inches of rain, 2 inches in Beaufort, and 1.5 inches in Myrtle Beach. Forecasts indicate that the...
3:58 am on Thursday June 6, 2013

Tropical Storm Andrea poised to sideswipe Lowcountry

The first named storm of Atlantic hurricane season appears ready to strike across the coast of South Carolina. Tropical Storm Andrea is churning with 45 mph winds in the waters of the Gulf of Mexico and heading north at 10 mph. Forecasters expect...
8:45 am on Friday May 24, 2013

Blow us over: A windy hurricane season ahead

Hurricane season begins June 1 and NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center says this year will be "extremly active". The center says there is a 70% likelihood of 13 to 20 storms with winds of 39 mph or higher. Seven to 11 of those could become hurricanes...
7:27 am on Thursday April 11, 2013

Active hurricane season forecast for 2013

While the warmer spring weather has been a welcome break from the seemingly never-ending cold, it also means we can expect a hectic hurricane season. Forecasters are saying to expect 18 named storms, including four "intense" hurricanes. Celebrity...