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
701 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

...ROUGH SURF WILL CONTINUE INTO THIS AFTERNOON NORTH OF HATTERAS
WHILE THE MINOR COASTAL FLOODING THREAT ADJACENT TO THE SOUTHERN
PAMLICO SOUND HAS DIMINISHED THIS MORNING...

.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.

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CRAVEN-PAMLICO-CARTERET-
701 AM EDT MON APR 21 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS
CANCELLED THE COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.

WINDS HAVE DIMINISHED TO AROUND 25 KNOTS ACROSS THE PAMLICO SOUND
ALLOWING WATER LEVELS TO DROP BELOW 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL ENDING THE
THREAT FOR MINOR SOUND SIDE FLOODING THIS MORNING.

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OUTER BANKS DARE-
701 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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