With all of the rain accumulating on the Grand Strand lately, parts of the area are under a flash flood watch and river levels are even expected to rise in Conway.
Most vehicles will become hard to control in as little as 6 inches of water and can be swept away in 18 to 24 inches of water.
Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan has declared a state of emergency in a community west of Baltimore hit by flash floods.
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Authorities in an area hit by flash flooding west of Baltimore say they have no immediate reports of any fatalities.
No injuries have been reported. Conditions are very favorable for flash flooding to occur during these rounds of storms.
You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.
"Do not attempt to drive on flooded roads".
Flash flooding is the number one storm-related killer in the United States.
Some residents of Ellicott City told The Baltimore Sun the flooding appeared to be worse than the 2016 flooding that killed two people and destroyed local businesses.