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

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CFWILM

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
759 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

NCZ106-108-280100-
/O.EXP.KILM.RP.S.0009.000000T0000Z-140828T0000Z/
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-
759 PM EDT WED AUG 27 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK WILL EXPIRE AT 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

AS HURRICANE CRISTOBAL CONTINUES TO GRADUALLY MOVE FARTHER AWAY
FROM THE COAST...THE HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENT ACTIVITY WILL NO
LONGER BE IN EFFECT FOR PENDER AND NEW HANOVER COUNTY BEACHES.
HOWEVER...GIVEN PERSISTENT MODERATE NORTH TO SOUTH LONGSHORE
CURRENT AND RESIDUAL WAVE ENERGY...A MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS
WILL BE WARRANTED ON THURSDAY WITH SURF HEIGHT AROUND 3 TO 4 FT.

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PLEASE VISIT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE TO SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON THE
NEW RIP CURRENT HAZARD...

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=RCVTECCHM





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