Be Safe – Take Precautions – Find Shelter as Hurricane Ian Approaches South Carolina


Hurricane Ian Expected to Make Landfall in South Carolina

SCSSAR reminds everyone in South Carolina take measures to be safe during this weather event.

The National Hurricane Center recently issued a hurricane warning for portions of the South Carolina coast. Forecasters now believe Ian, which is currently a tropical storm, will make landfall somewhere near Charleston as a Category One hurricane. Everyone should finalize their storm preparations today and continue to check the frequently changing forecasts from the Hurricane Center and local weather outlets.

“If you haven’t yet made plans for every contingency, this afternoon is the time to do so,” said Gov. Henry McMaster.

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Governor McMasters Update: