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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
438 AM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017


NCZ106-108-SCZ054-056-250000-
/O.CON.KILM.BH.S.0009.000000T0000Z-170625T0000Z/
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL HORRY-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
438 AM EDT SAT JUN 24 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A BEACH
HAZARDS STATEMENT...WHICH IS IN EFFECT 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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