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

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
104 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD THREAT TO CONTINUE ALONG THE OUTER BANKS INTO
WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON...

.LINGERING LARGE SWELLS WILL CONTINUE TO IMPACT THE OUTER BANKS
INTO WEDNESDAY. THESE SWELLS...COUPLED WITH HIGH TIDES LATER THIS
EVENING AND LATE MORNING ON WEDNESDAY...WILL LEAD TO MINOR OCEAN
OVERWASH AND BEACH EROSION...ESPECIALLY AT THE USUAL VULNERABLE
AREAS OF HIGHWAY 12 ALONG THE OUTER BANKS.

NCZ103-100615-
/O.NEW.KMHX.CF.Y.0004.160209T1804Z-160210T1700Z/
OUTER BANKS DARE-
104 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST
WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATION...THE USUAL VULNERABLE AREAS ALONG THE OCEAN SIDE OF
  HATTERAS ISLAND WHERE OCEAN OVERWASH AND EROSION FROM LARGE
  SWELLS IS EXPECTED.

* COASTAL FLOODING...OCEAN OVERWASH IS THE MAIN CONCERN AROUND THE
  TIME OF HIGH TIDE LATER THIS EVENING AND AGAIN LATE MORNING ON
  WEDNESDAY. WATER COULD BRIEFLY COVER PORTIONS OF HIGHWAY 12 IN
  THE USUAL AREAS SUSCEPTIBLE TO OCEAN OVERWASH FROM LARGE SWELLS.

* TIMING...AROUND HIGH TIDE AT 8 PM TONIGHT AND AGAIN AROUND 9 AM
  ON WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...MINOR OCEAN OVERWASH AND MINOR BEACH EROSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

NCZ104-100615-
/O.NEW.KMHX.CF.Y.0004.160209T1804Z-160210T1700Z/
OUTER BANKS HYDE-
104 PM EST TUE FEB 9 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON EST
WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATION...VULNERABLE AREAS OF HIGHWAY 12 SUSCEPTIBLE TO OCEAN
  OVERWASH FROM LARGE SWELLS.

* COASTAL FLOODING...OCEAN OVERWASH IS THE MAIN CONCERN AROUND THE
  TIMES OF HIGH TIDE LATE THIS EVENING AND AGAIN AROUND MID
  MORNING ON WEDNESDAY. WATER COULD BRIEFLY COVER PORTIONS OF
  HIGHWAY 12 IN AREAS WHERE DUNES HAVE BEEN BREACHED FROM SUNDAY`S
  STORM.

* TIMING...AROUND HIGH TIDE AROUND 8 PM THIS EVENING AND AGAIN
  AROUND 9 AM ON WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...MINOR OCEAN OVERWASH AND MINOR BEACH EROSION.

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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