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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
313 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017


NCZ107-211600-
/O.NEW.KILM.CF.Y.0036.170921T1400Z-170921T1600Z/
INLAND NEW HANOVER-
313 AM EDT THU SEP 21 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON
EDT TODAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO NOON
EDT TODAY.

* LOCATION...THE LOWER CAPE FEAR RIVER INCLUDING DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON
  AND THE BATTLESHIP PARK.

* COASTAL FLOODING...THE DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON RIVER GAUGE WILL CREST
  NEAR 5.8 FEET ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER AROUND 11 AM.

* TIMING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED FOR APPROXIMATELY ONE
  HOUR BEFORE AND AFTER HIGH TIDE WHICH IS AROUND 11 AM.

* IMPACTS...ABOUT A HALF OF FOOT WATER WILL COVER PORTIONS OF
  U.S.S. NORTH CAROLINA ROAD, BATTLESHIP DRIVE, AND PORTIONS OF
  WATER STREET NEAR THE INTERSECTION WITH MARKET STREET.

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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