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Horry County Moves to OPCON 4

On August 28, 2015 in Emergencies, Public Safety

Date: August 28, 2015

Time: 12:00 p.m.     

Tropical Storm Erika Update

Conway, South Carolina –Since our area is in the 5-day error cone, Horry County moved to Operating Condition Level 4 (OPCON 4) for precautionary measures due to Tropical Storm Erika.  OPCON 4 puts Horry County on “Alert” status, which means county officials have begun discussions with key local and state agencies.

The Horry County Emergency Operations Center (EOC) is NOT active at this time, however Horry County Emergency Management will continue to monitor changes in the forecast and take appropriate as necessary.

Everyone is encouraged to monitor the storm through local the media and updates from the National Hurricane Center.