Beach patrol officials issue 'No Swimming' flags on Grand Strand beaches

The flags were placed because of rough sea conditions. | Source: WMBF News
The flags were placed because of rough sea conditions. | Source: WMBF News
Look at these white caps in North Myrtle Beach. Red flags are up. | Source: Lauren Weppler
Look at these white caps in North Myrtle Beach. Red flags are up. | Source: Lauren Weppler

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - Red flags have been placed on Myrtle Beach and North Myrtle Beach. No swimming is allowed in the flagged areas.

In Myrtle Beach, the flags are flying from 2nd Avenue South to the south of Myrtle Beach city limits.

The flags were placed because of rough sea conditions, according to Myrtle Beach Police Captain David Knipes.

The flags have also been placed in North Myrtle Beach.

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