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

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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1110 PM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

NCZ107-210415-
/O.CON.KILM.CF.Y.0035.000000T0000Z-170921T0400Z/
INLAND NEW HANOVER-
1110 PM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 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 5.8 FEET ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER AT 1030 PM.

* TIMING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED FOR APPROXIMATELY ONE
  HOUR BEFORE AND AFTER HIGH TIDE WHICH OCCURRED AT 1030 PM.

* 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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