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NEWS | Sept. 5, 2019

JB Charleston closes gates, remains in HURCON 1

Joint Base Charleston Public Affairs Office

Joint Base Charleston entry gates on the air base and weapons station have been closed due to sustained winds from Hurricane Dorian in excess of 34 knots. The base remains in Hurricane Condition One.


For up to date hurricane condition information, service members and base residents can go to or


Useful resources: 


2019 South Carolina Hurricane Guide is available for download on SC Emergency Management Division's website at


National Hurricane Center: http://www.ready.go