Port Condition X-RAY set for South Carolina

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Effective 8 p.m., Wednesday, Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP), Capt. Michael White, increased port conditions for the coastal portion of South Carolina–from Winyah Bay to North Carolina–to X-RAY, due to the expectation of threatening winds generated by Hurricane Irene within the next 48 hours. Waterfront facilities should be removing potential flying...