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

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
806 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

NCZ107-030500-
/O.CON.KILM.CF.Y.0028.150803T0300Z-150803T0500Z/
INLAND NEW HANOVER-
806 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 AM EDT MONDAY...

* LOCATION...THE LOWER CAPE FEAR RIVER INCLUDING DOWNTOWN
  WILMINGTON.

* COASTAL FLOODING...WATER LEVELS ON THE CAPE FEAR RIVER GAUGE AT
  DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON SHOULD PEAK AROUND 5.5 FEET MLLW.

* TIMING...BETWEEN 11 PM AND 1 AM WITH THE HIGHEST WATER LEVEL
  AROUND MIDNIGHT.

* IMPACTS...PORTIONS OF BATTLESHIP ROAD...THE WESTBOUND LANE OF
  U.S.S NORTH CAROLINA ROAD AND WATER STREET IN DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON
  WILL BE BRIEFLY COVERED IN A COUPLE INCHES OF WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES WILL
COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

$$

REK



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