Parker Maracle, 5, of Atlanta, Ga. plays in the ocean during high tide during one of the breaks in the rainy weather on Thursday afternoon at Coligny Beach on Hilton Head Island.
Thick mainland-bound traffic crosses the J. Wilton Graves on Thursday. Constant rains put many people in their cars, headed to the outlet centers in Bluffton and causing congestion and delays along U.S. 278 through Hilton Head and Bluffton.
Shoppers hasten through the Kroger parking lot in Bluffton during one of Thursday's rain showers.
Aaron Jackson, 2, of Bluffton walks along the path away from Coligny Beach while carrying his sister's pink umbrella on Thursday afternoon on Hilton Head Island.