Yesterday, Hurricane Isaias passed off of the coast of Kiawah Island just before 8 p.m., bringing approximately 1.5 inches of rain and a maximum recorded wind speed of 37 mph. The association reports no impassable roads and no damage to infrastructure. Kiawah did not experience hazardous flooding. The Kiawah River tide gauge recorded a maximum water level of 7.56 ft. KICA’s land maintenance crews are actively cleaning up minor fallen debris from the storm.
Kiawah is lucky to have sustained such a minor impact from the storm.