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FIRST ALERT: Waccamaw River forecast to crest tonight, Intracoastal holding steady

  'Water is already up to the front door’: Flooding leaves neighbors frustrated in Horry County

  FIRST ALERT: Two systems bring steady and heavy rain over next three days

  'It’s frustrating’: Rising river levels lead to flooding, headaches in Socastee area

  FIRST ALERT: Mild weather before showers return

FIRST ALERT: Mild and unsettled weather to start the week

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  FIRST ALERT: Clouds and rain chances return Sunday

FIRST ALERT: Sunny Saturday, dreary Sunday

  FIRST ALERT: Sunshine returns with breezy and cooler weather

FIRST ALERT: Clearing out and turning cooler

  FIRST ALERT: Showers and storms arrive after lunch

FIRST ALERT: Near record warmth and rain for Thursday

  FIRST ALERT: Cold front brings showers, storms and a big cool down

Two more warm days ahead before big changes arrive for the weekend forecast.

  FIRST ALERT: A few showers/storms possible later today

The daily rain chances continue with a few showers and storms over the next few days. Even with rain in the forecast, it's a warm one ahead!

FIRST ALERT: Warmth continues with a few showers

Mild with a few showers Tuesday.

  FIRST ALERT: Spring warmth and daily rain chances for the new work week

Two cold fronts will bring showers and storms to the region this week with some of the spring-like warmth around.

FIRST ALERT: Spring-like warmth and rain chances for the week ahead

  FIRST ALERT: Warmer weather pattern returns, looking ahead to our next rain maker

FIRST ALERT: Chilly and less windy

  NWS: Straight line winds cause damage at Wyndham Seawatch pool in Myrtle Beach

  FIRST ALERT: A few showers this morning, strong winds throughout the day

  FIRST ALERT: Severe weather threat ending, strong winds continue Friday

  Horry County first responders, power crews on alert as heavy rain, strong winds hit area

Emergency and energy crews across Horry County were put on standby as a severe weather system pushed through the area.

Public Schools of Robeson County announces two-hour delay for Friday

The Public Schools of Robeson County will have a two-hour delay on Friday due to the severe weather system that hit our area.

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  FIRST ALERT: A few showers today, strong-severe storms arrive Thursday

A strong line of storms will work through the area late Thursday and into Friday morning.

  FIRST ALERT: Cold front brings strong-severe storms later this week

Our first outlook for the strong to severe storms on Thursday is out. Here's what you need to know as we prepare for the line of storms late on Thursday.

Warmer than normal February ahead?

Could February remain warm? Here's an outlook.

  FIRST ALERT: Spring-like weather leads to strong storms later this week

Warmer weather is back in the forecast and reminding us of spring. Later this week, the spring-like weather will return with some spring-like thunderstorms here in the Grand Strand and Pee Dee.

  FIRST ALERT: Warming up, strong storms possible this week

Sunshine is back and the warmth will return! While this is great news, we are watching the storm potential for the middle-end of the work week. A few strong storms are possible as we head into the end of the week.

  FIRST ALERT: Soaking rain moves in today

Periods of heavy rain will develop across the area on Friday.

  FIRST ALERT: One system leaving, another approaching with heavy rain Friday

The first of two systems is ending and the second system looks to bring the heavy rain for the end of the week.

FIRST ALERT: One-two punch of rain to finish the week

A one-two punch of rain arrives to finish the week.

  FIRST ALERT: Rain chances return tonight, soaking rain Friday

Rainfall totals look to add up as we head into the end of the week and the start of the weekend.

Powerful earthquake near Cuba, Jamaica registers in S.C.

A 7.7 magnitude earthquake that struck south of Cuba and northwest of Jamaica was powerful enough to be felt by seismographs in South Carolina.

FIRST ALERT: Dry Wednesday and a Friday soaker on the way

Two rain makers will impact the area through the end of the week.

  FIRST ALERT: Sunshine returns today, watching two systems late week

Cool and sunny for today before two systems return to bring rain chances to our area.

FIRST ALERT: Bright and brisk Tuesday, watching late week rain chances

Clearing skies return for Tuesday.

  FIRST ALERT: Showers expected for the morning commute, cloudy start to the week

Showers return as we start the work week with mostly cloudy skies and mild temperatures.

FIRST ALERT: Seasonable Sunday

Sunny and seasonable today.

FIRST ALERT: Cooler temperatures tonight, nice Sunday ahead

Look for the jacket tomorrow morning, you will need it if you are headed out early.

FIRST ALERT: Breezy and brisk weekend

Clear and breezy today.

Weekend Events: Cooler weather arrives behind the cold front

Have plans for the weekend? Here's a look at events happening in the Grand Strand and Pee Dee!

  FIRST ALERT: Multiple rounds of rain expected today, cooler weekend ahead

Multiple rounds of rain work throughout the day on Friday as the cold front approaches the area.

  FIRST ALERT: Warmer today, rain chances increase to end the week

As we head into the end of the week, rain chances increase along with the temperatures. Here's how the forecast will impact the weekend plans.

  FIRST ALERT: Bitterly cold this morning, gradual warming trend returns

It's another cold day but some warmth slowly returns to the forecast. First Alert Meteorologist Andrew Dockery is watching the warming trend and our next rain chance.

  FIRST ALERT: Wind chills return to the teens

Wind chills return to the teens tonight.

FIRST ALERT: Remembering the coldest day ever - January 21, 1985

Looking back the historic cold of 1985.

  FIRST ALERT: Feeling like the teens this morning, cold day ahead

It's the coldest morning of winter so far and it feels like the teens out there.

  FIRST ALERT: Coldest night so far this winter

Arctic air remains through mid week.

  FIRST ALERT: Arctic air sticks around, temperatures struggle to climb

Winter is here but for how long? We're talking about when we could see warmer weather.

  FIRST ALERT: Bundle up! Here comes winter!

The cold air will filter in later today and into the evening hours. Get ready for a taste of winter.

FIRST ALERT: Overnight showers then clearing and windy

Quick hitting showers arrive tonight followed by clearing and windy weather Sunday.

FIRST ALERT: Brief weekend warm up with passing showers

Clear and cold tonight with a brief warm up on the way this weekend.

  FIRST ALERT: Here comes winter

Turning much colder by Friday.

Weekend Events: Mild with a few rain chances Saturday night

Have plans for the weekend? Here's your SC Weekend forecast.

  FIRST ALERT: Our last warm day, here comes the cold!

It's a one-two punch of colder temperatures as two cold fronts take aim at the Carolinas.

  FIRST ALERT: One more warm day

Thursday will be the last mild day before colder weather returns.

  FIRST ALERT: Scattered showers and a few more warm days, winter arrives soon

While we are warm now, two cold fronts will bring cooler weather toward the end of the week and into the weekend.

  School camera captures moment roof collapses into gymnasium during storm

A camera inside the gymnasium at Union Intermediate School in Sampson County captured the moment the roof collapsed Monday, forcing students to run to safety.

  VIDEO: Tornado upends, tosses cars in Loris High School parking lot

Newly-released video from Horry County Schools shows the moment a tornado swept through the parking lot of Loris High School, damaging a number of vehicles.

  'We just held hands’: Students recount moments EF1 tornado tore through Loris H.S. parking lot

The National Weather Service confirmed an EF1 tornado blew through the Loris High School parking lot on Monday.

  FIRST ALERT: Warm weather continues with scattered showers and heavy downpours

Another round of showers continues today with warm temperatures. A few of those showers could bring some heavier downpours and a couple of storms cannot be ruled out.

  FIRST ALERT: More spring-like warmth and downpours

Unusually mild and unsettled weather continues through the middle of the week.

  FIRST ALERT: Unsettled pattern continues with daily rain chances

Daily rain chances and warm temperatures look to continue with this unsettled weather pattern.

Saturday’s storm leaves Rowan County family without a home

No one was hurt after the tree fell. The family believes it’s because they had a guardian angel watching over them.

  FIRST ALERT: Showers and 70° warmth stay to start the work week

It's a warm and humid week with daily rain chances.

  FIRST ALERT: Spring-like warmth and passing showers

Turning warm and more unsettled through the weekend.

  FIRST ALERT: Warm and unsettled weather pattern arrives this weekend

The warmth is just a day away with milder weather and daily rain chances returning to the forecast.

  FIRST ALERT: Spring-like weekend ahead

Cool again on Thursday before a big weekend warm up.

  FIRST ALERT: Brief cool spell before a spring-like pattern arrives

It's cooler now but a big warm up is expected by the weekend. Here's your First Alert Forecast as you begin your Wednesday.

  FIRST ALERT: Brief cool down ahead of Spring-like weekend

Spring-like weather arrives by this weekend.

  FIRST ALERT: Breezy with a few showers today, looking ahead to warmer weather

Here comes a quick-hitting cold front with breezy winds and a few light showers.

  FIRST ALERT: Cold start to the work week, seasonable days ahead

It's a cold start to the work week before highs remain seasonable. Our eyes are on the first cold front that arrives on Tuesday. Here's how that impacts your forecast.

  FIRST ALERT: Clear, cool and breezy night ahead of milder Monday

It's a cool second half to the weekend behind the cold front. Temperatures will be in the 50s with a breezy northwest wind throughout the day today.

  FIRST ALERT: Clearing skies mean 30° drop in temperatures tonight

Wet and windy weather early Saturday morning.

  FIRST ALERT: Near record warmth followed by wet, windy start to weekend

A strong cold front will bring changeable weather to the region through the weekend.

  FIRST ALERT: Gusty winds, showers and storms to end the week

It's dry and seasonable for Thursday but big changes arrive for Friday and into the start of the weekend.

  Year in Review: Hurricane-weary Carolinas have to deal with Dorian

The hurricane-weary Carolinas were once again faced with another storm in 2019, the fifth year in a row that a hurricane has brought impacts to the region.

  FIRST ALERT: Clear skies continue, until first rain chance of 2020 arrives Friday

It's a cold start to 2020 and those temperatures will remain on the cool side for the next couple of days.