FOLLY BEACH, SC (WCSC) - Hurricane Irene's outer bands are starting to impact the Charleston coastline Friday morning. Rip currents on Folly Beach are strong and powerful as large waves are rolling on shore.
There will be a lot of surfers trying to catch some big waves. Breaking waves in surf zones are expected to reach between 7 to 10 feet. It is recommended if you are going to be in the water to be with someone and just be smart.