Some of South Carolina’s coastal counties will receive more than 12 inches of rain from Hurricane Matthew, according to forecasts.
Charleston, Georgetown and Myrtle Beach are expected to received 13 inches or more of precipitation through Sunday morning, according to the National Weather Service. The Columbia area could see up to 6 inches of rain, with areas of the Pee Dee region forecast for 10 to 12 inches.
The Piedmont and Upstate areas are forecast to get an inch or two of rain.
The storm is expected the track closely along the entire S.C. coast on Saturday morning before turning to sea on Sunday.