Category Archives: Weather

Next King Tide September 25 – October 2

Please be aware that the next King Tide that could affect Seabrook Island will occur September 25-October 2. The term “King Tide” is used to describe a non-scientific term for astronomic tide that people in the Lowcountry often use to describe … Continue reading

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SIPOA Hurricane Dorian Morning Update Sept 7

SIPOA Hurricane Dorian Update 7:30 AM September 7, 2019 Power is out at various locations on-island, including the gatehouse. Reminder: our security officers do not  know when power will be restored to any location on the island. Please refrain from … Continue reading

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SIPOA Hurricane Dorian Update #4 Sept 6

SIPOA Hurricane Dorian Update #4 September 6, 2019 SIPOA clean up crews are on-island and making good progress in removing fallen trees and debris from roadways.  We will post some “before” photos so Property Owners can see progress made. Click … Continue reading

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TOSI Hurricane Update 2:30 PM Sept 6

Hurricane Dorian Update #15 September 6, 2019 2:30 pm Latest update from Berkeley Electric is that it believes by 8:00 PM this evening, Friday September 6th, the power should be restored to 80-90% of Seabrook Island with the balance restored … Continue reading

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TOSI Hurricane Update 12:30 PM Sep 6

Hurricane Dorian Update #14 September 6, 2019 12:30 pm Hurricane Dorian has passed, and our area is in the clear. Gov. McMaster has lifted the evacuation order as of mid-morning Friday, September 6. The POA has debris removal crews clearing … Continue reading

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After the Storm: Advice on Damage Assessment

As power comes back on and Seabrookers are returning to the Island to check on damage to their property, here is a good article that the Post & Courier published on September 5, 2019 on how homeowners can begin to assess … Continue reading

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Update from BEC

On Friday, September 6, 2019, Berkeley Electric Cooperative (BEC) posted the following on their website: 9 am update – Outside crews are pouring in this morning as we prepare to continue restoration efforts. Our current outage count is approximately 35,000 … Continue reading

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Local Updates Sep 5, 8:30 PM

From STJFD (St Johns Fire Department): ROAD CONDITIONS Roads including Bohicket and River Rd are down to one lane in many spots with large trees still on the roadway. EXTREME caution should be made traversing these roadways, including tomorrow [Friday, … Continue reading

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SIPOA Hurricane Dorian Update #3

SIPOA Hurricane Dorian Update #3 The storm is still active with heavy rain and high winds.  We anticipate that it will begin to move northward this afternoon. Guest/Contractor access to the island was discontinued Wednesday morning. The gate remained open … Continue reading

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TOSI Hurricane Update 1:30 PM Sep 5

Hurricane Dorian Update #13 September 5, 2019 1:30 pm Hurricane Dorian is now a category 2 hurricane and arrived about 30-40 miles off the Charleston peninsula at 12:30 pm on Thursday, September 5. Total rainfall is expected to be about … Continue reading

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Governor Holding Press Briefing at 1:30 PM

South Carolina Governor Henry McMaster will be holding a media briefing with state emergency responders today, Thursday, September 5, at 1:30 pm. This media briefing will be streamed live on SCETV’s website at scetv.org –Tidelines Editors

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TidelinesAlert Is Following the Hurricane

Berkeley Electric is reporting power outages on Seabrook Island.  To see a complete outage map, click here. TidelinesAlert, the twitter account for Tidelines, is now following the St. Johns Fire Department, SCEMD, City of Charleston, Berkeley Electric and Charleston PD. … Continue reading

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