Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
231 PM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

NCZ107-300700-
/O.NEW.KILM.CF.Y.0005.170430T0300Z-170430T0700Z/
INLAND NEW HANOVER-
231 PM EDT SAT APR 29 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 AM
EDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 3 AM
EDT SUNDAY.

* LOCATION...PORTIONS OF THE LOWER CAPE FEAR RIVER TO INCLUDE
  DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON.

* COASTAL FLOODING...THE TIDE GAUGE IN DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON IS
  EXPECTED TO REACH 6.0 FT MLLW.

* TIMING...THE HIGHEST WATER LEVELS OVERNIGHT ARE EXPECTED BETWEEN
  1230 AM AND 130 AM EDT.

* IMPACTS...UP TO A FOOT OF WATER IS EXPECTED ON THE LOWEST PORTIONS
  OF BATTLESHIP ROAD AND U.S.S. NORTH CAROLINA ROAD. UP TO SIX INCHES
  OF WATER WILL COVER A BLOCK OF WATER STREET...JUST SOUTH OF MARKET
  STREET. WATER WILL SPREAD ONTO RIVER ROAD ABOUT A QUARTER MILE
  SOUTH OF THE CAPE BOULEVARD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS
EXPECTED IN SOME LOW-LYING AREAS ADJACENT TO THE LOWER CAPE FEAR
RIVER.

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