Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
420 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...ROUGH SURF WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING AND CONTINUE INTO
MONDAY...

.INCREASING NORTHEAST WINDS WILL LEAD TO WAVES IN THE SURF ZONE
REACHING 7 TO 9 FEET THIS EVENING. THE ROUGH SURF CONDITIONS WILL
CONTINUE INTO MONDAY.

SOME MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS ALSO POSSIBLE ON SOUNDSIDE
LOCATIONS OF CARTERET...CRAVEN AND PAMLICO COUNTIES.

NCZ093>095-200930-
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CRAVEN-PAMLICO-CARTERET-
420 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT SUNDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT
SUNDAY.

* LOCATION...SOUNDSIDE LOCATIONS OF CARTERET...CRAVEN AND PAMLICO COUNTIES.

* COASTAL FLOODING...WATER LEVELS RISES OF 2 TO 3 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...THROUGH THE DAY ON SUNDAY.

* IMPACTS...SOME LOCALIZED FLOODING OF ROADS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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NCZ103-200930-
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OUTER BANKS DARE-
420 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO
2 PM EDT MONDAY...

* LOCATION...OUTER BANKS NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS.

* SURF HEIGHT...7 TO 9 FEET.

* TIMING...THIS EVENING THROUGH MONDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...ROUGH SURF WITH POTENTIAL FOR LOCALIZED OCEAN
  OVERWASH DURING HIGH TIDE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING STRONG SHORE BREAK...DANGEROUS RIP
CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION.

&&

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