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

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WHUS42 KILM 020154
CFWILM

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
954 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

NCZ107-020400-
/O.CON.KILM.CF.Y.0027.150802T0200Z-150802T0400Z/
INLAND NEW HANOVER-
954 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT ALONG THE LOWER CAPE FEAR RIVER...

* LOCATION...THE LOWER CAPE FEAR RIVER INCLUDING DOWNTOWN
  WILMINGTON.

* COASTAL FLOODING...WATER LEVELS ON THE CAPE FEAR RIVER GAUGE AT
  DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON SHOULD PEAK AROUND 5.7 FEET MLLW.

* TIMING...BETWEEN 10 PM AND MIDNIGHT WITH THE HIGHEST WATER LEVEL
  AROUND 1130 PM.

* IMPACTS...PORTIONS OF BATTLESHIP ROAD...THE WESTBOUND LANE OF
  U.S.S NORTH CAROLINA ROAD AND WATER STREET IN DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON
  WILL BE BRIEFLY COVERED IN A COUPLE INCHES OF WATER.

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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