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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
432 AM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017


NCZ106-108-SCZ054-056-240000-
/O.NEW.KILM.BH.S.0009.170623T1200Z-170624T0000Z/
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL HORRY-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
432 AM EDT FRI JUN 23 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A BEACH
HAZARDS STATEMENT...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT THIS MORNING
THROUGH THIS EVENING.

SOUTH SURFACE WINDS 15 TO 25 MPH AND GUSTY COMBINED WITH SOUTHEASTERLY
WAVES, WILL PRODUCE A STRONG LONGSHORE CURRENT TODAY. THESE STRONG
CURRENTS WILL AFFECT THE EAST FACING BEACHES OF PENDER...NEW HANOVER...
HORRY AND GEORGETOWN COUNTIES.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IS ISSUED WHEN THREATS SUCH AS RIP
CURRENTS, LONGSHORE CURRENTS, AND OTHER HAZARDS CREATE LIFE-
THREATENING CONDITIONS IN THE SURF ZONE. CAUTION SHOULD BE USED WHEN
IN OR NEAR THE WATER.

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