Hurricane force winds grow in Charleston, SC

Hurricane force winds grow in Charleston, SC

Hurricane-force winds extend outward up to 60 miles (95 km) from the center and tropical-storm-force winds extend outward up to 195 miles(315 km). The Weatherflow station at Winyah Bay, South Carolina,recently reported sustained winds of 60 mph (97 km/h) and a wind gust of 76 mph (122 km/h). Charleston International Airport recently reported sustained winds of 40 mph (64 km/h) and a wind gust of 56 mph (91 km/h).