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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
321 PM EDT TUE SEP 19 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

NCZ107-200400-
/O.NEW.KILM.CF.Y.0033.170920T0000Z-170920T0400Z/
INLAND NEW HANOVER-
321 PM EDT TUE SEP 19 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT.

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

* COASTAL FLOODING...THE DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON RIVER GAUGE WILL CREST
  NEAR 5.9 FEET ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER AT 10 PM.

* TIMING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED FOR APPROXIMATELY TWO
  HOURS BEFORE AND AFTER HIGH TIDE WHICH OCCURS AT 10PM.

* 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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