• South Carolina will likely experience moderate to heavy rainfall as Tropical Cyclone 9 moves near the coastline.
• There is a low chance that the South Carolina coastline could experience tropical force winds, beginning as early as Sunday evening.
• Overall confidence in the forecast track is low at this time.
• The Town will continue to monitor Tropical Cyclone #9, and advises that you do the same.
Dominion Energy Customer Service: 1-866-366-4357
Down/Sparking Lines: 1-888-333-4465
Gas Leaks: 1-800-815-0083
Power Outage: 1-888-333-4465
Down Trees: Call 911
Non-emergency Public Safety concerns: Consolidated Dispatch – (843) 743-7200
Here are other important links with helpful information before, during and after an event:
South Carolina Emergency Management Division: http://www.scemd.org/
FEMA website for Citizen Preparedness: http://www.ready.gov/
National Weather Service Charleston Office: http://www.weather.gov/chs/
Pet Friendly Hotels: http://www.pet-friendly-hotels.net/
Current Charleston County Hurricane Information: https://www.charlestoncounty.org/departments/emergency-management/index.php
Definition of OPCON levels: http://www.charlestoncounty.org/departments/emergency-management/opcon.php
Download the Charleston County EMD App for the latest updates by searching CC EMD in your carrier’s app store
For updates, visit the Charleston County website or follow us on our social media platforms:
Visit website: www.charlestoncounty.org Emergency Management Department: https://www.facebook.com/EMDChasCo/
Updates on weather events will be released and posted to the webpage and social media as new information becomes available. Visit website: Town of James island: www.jamesislandsc.us for latest news releases.