Shaw Air Force Base is operating
under normal conditions.
(Current as of Sept. 17, 2018, 9:30 a.m.)
Straight Talk Line:
South Carolina Emergency Management Division
National Hurricane Center
HURCON 5: Destructive winds are possible within 96 hours.
HURCON 4: Destructive winds are possible within 72 hours.
HURCON 3: Destructive winds are possible within 48 hours.
HURCON 2: Destructive winds are possible within 24 hours.
HURCON 1: Destructive winds are possible within 12 hours.
HURCON 1C: Caution: Winds of 40-57 mph/ 35-49 kts sustained are occurring.
HURCON 1E: Emergency: Winds of 58 mph/ 50 kts sustained and/ or gusts of 69 mph/ 60 kts or greater are occurring.
HURCON 1R: Recovery: Destructive winds have subsided and are no longer forecast to occur; survey and work crews are permitted to determine the extent of the damage and to establish safe zones around hazards (e.g. downed power lines, unstable structures.) Non-essential personnel are asked to remain indoors.