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
410 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

...ROUGH SURF WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS MORNING NORTH OF HATTERAS
WHILE MINOR COASTAL FLOODING OCCURS ADJACENT TO SOUTHERN PAMLICO
SOUND...

.PERSISTENT NORTHEAST WINDS WILL LEAD TO BREAKING WAVES IN THE
SURF ZONE OF AT LEAST 8 FEET NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS THROUGH EARLY
THIS MORNING WHILE MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS OCCURRING ADJACENT
TO THE SOUTHERN PAMLICO SOUND ACROSS PARTS OF CARTERET...CRAVEN
AND PAMLICO COUNTIES.

NCZ093>095-211200-
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CRAVEN-PAMLICO-CARTERET-
410 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...

* LOCATION...SOUND SIDE LOCATIONS OF CARTERET...CRAVEN AND
  PAMLICO COUNTIES...MAINLY FRO HARLOWE TO CEDAR ISLAND.

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

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SOME LOCALIZED FLOODING OF ROADS AND LOW LYING AREAS
  ADJACENT TO THE SOUND AND TIDAL RIVERS.

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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NCZ103-211800-
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OUTER BANKS DARE-
410 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

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

* SURF HEIGHT...8 TO 9 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH MIDDAY MONDAY.

* 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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