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4:11 am on Friday September 2, 2011

The hottest ever: Now the 2011 Charleston summer is officially

Image by Flickr user CimexusThe June, July, August span this year in Charleston is being marked down as the hottest on record. And the National Weather Service's Charleston records go back to 1874. The average temperature for the meteorological...
4:17 am on Wednesday August 3, 2011

Guess what, Beaufort, it's going to be hot today

Flickr user Narrow Yet another heat advisory in effect for today. We'll be looking at a heat index around 110, with the real temperature approaching record highs. The record high for today is 100, and we're expected to get up to 98. Take a look at...
5:44 am on Saturday July 23, 2011

Myrtle Beach could see a heat index of 110+ (update: second verse...)

Update July 23rd: ...Same as the first. The Sun News has some coverage on the drought situation. Read that here. First Report: It's going to be hot today. Big old no-brainer on that one huh. But to make it official, the National Weather Sevice has...
3:20 am on Saturday July 23, 2011

Beaufort could see a heat index of 110+ (update: another heat advisory)

Flickr user Narrow Updated July 23: Yet another heat advisory in effect for today. This one will run until 8 p.m. and says we could get up to 110 degrees.  Updated July 22: So no shock here, but it's going to be as hot as Hades today, too. The...
1:35 am on Wednesday July 13, 2011

Call us Southern fried (update: Or is it smoked? Heat index due for 116)

Flickr user Narrow Update July 13: Well, I hope you enjoyed yesterday's heat index of 114 because today we're due to slide up a couple more notches to 116. Not only are we to broil thanks to the persisting mass of high pressure, but we're due for...
1:33 am on Wednesday July 13, 2011

Call us Southern fried (update: Or is it smoked? Heat index due for 117)

Image by Flickr user NarrowUpdate July 13: Well, I hope you enjoyed yesterday's heat index of 114 because today we're due to slide up a couple more notches to 117. Not only are we to broil thanks to the persisting mass of high pressure, but we're...
1:48 am on Monday June 13, 2011

H-O-T: Charleston headed for a 'feel' of more than 100 on Monday

Image by Flickr user miki Hot. Hot. Hot.Update June 13: Just a reminder that today's heat is still due to be intense. The National Weather Service has issued a warning that we're due for "near record heat" and that it's important to take...
1:44 am on Monday June 13, 2011

Beaufort headed for a 'feel' over 100 on Monday

Flickr user miki Update June 13: Just a reminder that today's heat is still due to be intense. The National Weather Service has issued a warning that we're due for "near record heat" and that it's important to take precautions regarding staying...
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