Flash flooding has spread to South Carolina, residents are stranded in water in some locations..
There continues to be the ‘once in 200 years’ title added to the flooding in that state..
I have seen a number of videos this morning showcasing moments when the ocean is coming onto the land and gobbling up parts of properties build dangerously close to the Atlantic ..
This is NOT because of Hurricane Joaquin–that storm is racing to Bermuda and will cause all sorts of hell and havoc . This instead is because of a coastal storm ..
This image was published by MarylandWeather4cast .. it shows the scene in Ocean City, where the sand has forgotten its place and taken over the boardwalk thanks to ocean help..
This looks more like the cliffs of Maine than the quaint sandy getaways of the Garden State..
It’s a disastrous weather day. Not just in the United States, either..
From the AP:
A man carrying his bicycle tries to make his way after floods in Biot, near Cannes, southeastern France, Sunday Oct.4, 2015. Sudden heavy rains around the French Riviera have killed at least 10 people, including some trapped in cars, a campsite and a retirement home, and left six missing. Car and train traffic was disrupted along the Mediterranean coast. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)
Americans may be out of harm’s way when it comes to Hurricane Joaquin, but the folks across the pond may not be..
Take a look at some of these weather models and forecasts of where the track for Joaquin may take it..
Looks likely that the storm impacts the British Isles at some point later this week or the weekend.. Most likely with strong ferocious winds and rains.. Stay tuned in that part of the world..