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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
446 PM EDT MON OCT 16 2017

NCZ106-108-SCZ054-056-171015-
/O.NEW.KILM.BH.S.0015.171017T1000Z-171018T0000Z/
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL HORRY-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
446 PM EDT MON OCT 16 2017

...FOR COASTAL PENDER...NEW HANOVER...HORRY AND GEORGETOWN
COUNTIES...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A BEACH
HAZARDS STATEMENT...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM TUESDAY MORNING THROUGH
TUESDAY EVENING.

NORTH TO NORTHEAST WINDS OF 20 TO 25 MPH...COUPLED WITH NORTH TO
NORTHEAST SWELLS...WILL PRODUCE A MODERATE TO STRONG NORTH TO SOUTH
LONGSHORE CURRENT.

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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