Landslide forecast in South Carolina this evening. Danny is the fourth storm of the 2021 season and the second to affect the United States.
A tropical storm warning has been issued for parts of the South Carolina coast. From Edisto Beach to the South Santee River That zone includes Charleston.
A hurricane-hunting plane that assessed the system on Monday afternoon found strength from a tropical depression to a tropical storm. with gusts at 40 miles per hour Tropical storm classification criteria have wind speeds of 39 to 73 mph.
It was moving northwest at 16 mph. And it will bring a few inches of rain to the Georgia and South Carolina coasts. until tuesday
Tropical systems often produce short bursts of whirling tornadoes. When the storm moves ashore
Most of the impact from the storm will be in southeastern Georgia as thunderstorms increase.
Some areas in southern South Carolina and southeastern Georgia may experience up to three inches of rainfall. The threat of flash floods can be mitigated with the speed of the system. Because it is expected to move quickly into the land without stopping.
The Weather Forecast Center (WPC) issued a slight risk of excessive rainfall for the coastal areas of Georgia and South Carolina because of the potential for rain from Danny.
Storm surge is expected to range from 1 to 3 feet along the coast as the storm approaches.
The situation was expected to improve overnight as Danny weakened as his father moved into the land.
Typical tropical activities at the beginning of the season
Hurricane season officially kicks off on June 1, but the storms of the early season continue to intensify.
When the season moves into August The storm began moving toward the middle of the Atlantic Ocean and off the west coast of Africa. which tropical waves move to the northwest which normally strengthens as it enters the Caribbean. Hurricanes are more likely and much more frequent.
The peak of hurricane season is usually in September for the United States. As more hurricanes hit the Gulf and East Coast, The initiation took place within the Gulf of Mexico. as well as off the west coast of Africa.
Besides Danny tropical turmoil In the central Atlantic it has been causing thunderstorms and thunderstorms since last week.
The chance of formation is low in the next 48 hours at 20%, with a 40% chance of it happening over the next five days.
The system is expected to gradually develop over a week By moving to the northwest at 20 mph. It is likely to reach the Lower Antilles on Wednesday night.