COLUMBIA -- S.C. Gov. Henry McMaster at 2 p.m. Sunday held a media briefing with state emergency response officials to provide an update on the potential impact of Hurricane Irma on South Carolina.
SUNDAY TEAM SC NUMBERS:
579 National Guardsmen on duty
100 State troopers assisting local law enforcement
89 State Guardsmen on duty
121 SLED, PPP, DNR agents on duty
11 shelters open with 264 occupants
54,500 sandbags prepared by the Department of Corrections with 11,500 distributed so far
For a full, accurate and updated list of open shelters with availability, visit http://scemd.org/shelters-rss.
As of 2:00 PM Sunday, 20 counties have announced school district and government office building closings. For a comprehensive list of those closings, visit https://ed.sc.gov/districts-schools/schools/district-and-school-closures/