Advisory: Hurricane Irma Update: Barrier Island Evacuation Shelter Updates At last night’s press conference Governor McMaster issued a mandatory evacuation order for the barrier islands in Beaufort County starting at 10:00 AM this morning, September 9, 2017. Beaufort County barrier islands under the mandatory evacuation order are Hilton Head Island, Daufuskie Island, Harbour Island, Hunting Island and Fripp Island. As of 10:00 AM this morning road blocks will be in place and residents and guests will no longe r be
Advisory: Hurricane Irma Update: Please consider leaving ahead of mandatory evacuation expected for Saturday morning.
Advisory: Hurricane Irma Update: Please consider leaving ahead of mandatory evacuation expected for Saturday morning. According to the National Weather Service (NWS) Charleston, Hurricane Irma remained a powerful category 5 storm over the Atlantic Ocean moving west-northwest as of 5:00 pm today. As of this time no evacuation order for Beaufort County has been issued, but residents and guests are encouraged to leave ahead of a mandatory evacuation expected to start Saturday morning. Leaving ahead provides you with the opportunity
Advisory: Sheriff P.J. Tanner will address the public in a press conference at 4:30 pm today at Sheriff’s Office in Beaufort.
Advisory: Sheriff P.J. Tanner will address the public in a press conference at 4:30 pm today at Sheriff’s Office in Beaufort. Sheriff P.J. Tanner is holding a press conference at 4:30 PM today to address the public on Hurricane Irma. We will broadcast the press conference live on the Beaufort County Sheriff’s Office Facebook page and the County Channel. Local media outlets are invited and encouraged to attend. The press conference will be held on
Advisory: Beaufort County offices and activities will close tomorrow, September 8th at noon and remain so until further notice.
Advisory: Beaufort County offices and activities will close tomorrow, September 8th at noon and remain so until further notice. A short time ago Beaufort County Administrator Gary Kubic announced County Government offices will close tomorrow at 12 pm and remain closed until further notice. In addition, all County public meetings and other scheduled activities for September 11-15 are suspended until further notice. County and municipal emergency services and law enforcement remain available. No evacuation order for Beaufort
1. Start running your ice makers early and bag the ice in freezer bags. Fill as much space in between your freezer items as you can. 2. Freeze regular tap water for pets, cleaning or drinking in tupperware-type containers. Leave a small bit of space between the top of the water and the lids so the ice expands but doesn’t crack the container. 3. Start using up your perishables to make more room for ice