Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Coastal Hazard Message...CORRECTED
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
306 PM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...MINOR SOUND SIDE FLOODING POSSIBLE FOR AREAS ADJACENT TO THE
PAMLICO SOUND FROM SOUTH OF OREGON INLET TO OCRACOKE TONIGHT
AND THURSDAY MORNING...

.Strong north to northwest winds will develop tonight as low
pressure deepens off the coast. These winds will result in higher
than normal water levels on the sound side of the Outer Banks with
minor flooding possible.

NCZ103-104-180815-
/O.NEW.KMHX.CF.Y.0002.180118T0600Z-180118T1500Z/
Outer Banks Dare-Outer Banks Hyde-
306 PM EST Wed Jan 17 2018

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 1 AM TO 10 AM EST
THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a Coastal Flood Advisory, which is in effect from 1 AM to 10 AM
EST Thursday.

* LOCATIONS...Sound side of Outer Banks Dare and Hyde county.

* TIMING...Late tonight and Thursday morning. Highest water on
  sound side areas will be Thursday morning around high tide.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...Water levels 1 to 2 feet above ground level.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate flooding of low areas along the shore.

&&

Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Duck NC
MLLW Categories - Minor 5.5 FT, Moderate 6.0 FT, Major 6.5 FT
MHHW Categories - Minor 1.8 FT, Moderate 2.3 FT, Major 2.8 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Waves    Flood
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 17/08 PM     4.1        0.4        1.3       4.0      None
 18/08 AM     4.8        1.1        1.3       4.0      None
 18/08 PM     3.2       -0.5        0.4       2.0      None
 19/09 AM     3.8        0.1        0.3       1.0      None
 19/09 PM     3.1       -0.6        0.3       1.0      None
 20/09 AM     3.5       -0.2        0.1       1.0      None

Oregon Inlet Marina NC
MLLW Categories - Minor 3.0 FT, Moderate 4.5 FT, Major 5.5 FT
MHHW Categories - Minor 1.8 FT, Moderate 3.3 FT, Major 4.3 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Waves    Flood
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 17/08 PM     1.1        0.5        0.3       3.0      None
 18/08 AM     1.8        1.2        0.7       3.0      None
 18/09 PM     1.4        0.8        0.6       2.0      None
 19/09 AM     1.6        1.0        0.5       1.0      None
 19/09 PM     1.2        0.6        0.4       1.0      None
 20/09 AM     1.5        0.9        0.4       1.0      None

Coast Guard Hatteras NC
MLLW Categories - Minor 2.5 FT, Moderate 3.5 FT, Major 4.5 FT
MHHW Categories - Minor 1.9 FT, Moderate 2.9 FT, Major 3.9 FT

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Waves    Flood
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
  17/07 PM     0.9       -0.3        0.9       3.0      None
  18/08 AM     2.6        1.4        2.4       3.0      Minor
  19/09 AM     0.7       -0.5        0.5       1.0      None
  19/08 PM     0.5       -0.7        0.4       1.0      None
  20/09 AM     0.6       -0.6        0.4       2.0      None
&&

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