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Tropical Storm Danny makes landfall in South Carolina, weakens to Tropical Depression

Posted at 6:06 AM, Jun 28, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-29 05:37:19-04

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Tropical Storm Danny has weakened to a Tropical Depression after making landfall Just North of Hilton Head on Pritchards Island in South Carolina Monday evening.

According to the National Hurricane Center, the depression is moving toward the west-northwest near 15 mph and this general motion is expected to continue during the next day or so.

TRACKING THE TROPICS: Hurricane Center | Hurricane Guide

On the forecast track, Danny will move further inland across east-central and northern Georgia tonight and Tuesday morning.

Danny brings Maximum sustained winds are near 35 mph with higher gusts. Continued weakening is forecast, and Danny is expected to dissipate on Tuesday.

Heavy rains continue over portions of Georgia and South Caroline.

A wave moving across the Atlantic has a medium chance of development over the next 5 days. Models show another wave following behind.