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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
408 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

MDZ014-017-018-021615-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0047.000000T0000Z-141003T0800Z/
ANNE ARUNDEL-ST. MARYS-CALVERT-
408 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EDT
FRIDAY...

* TIDAL ANOMALY...AROUND ONE FOOT TO A FOOT AND A HALF ABOVE
  NORMAL.

* TIMING...AT TIMES OF HIGH TIDE.

* EXPECTED IMPACTS...MINOR COASTAL INUNDATION.

HERE ARE THE TIMES OF THE NEXT HIGH TIDES
FOR A FEW LOCATIONS FROM NORTH TO SOUTH...
ON THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...
ANNAPOLIS U.S. NAVAL ACADEMY...11:42 AM AND 12:57 AM EARLY
FRIDAY MORNING...
CHESAPEAKE BEACH...10:37 AM AND 11:19 PM...
SOLOMONS ISLAND...8:40 AM AND 9:30 PM...
POINT LOOKOUT...7:56 AM AND 8:38 PM...

NOW ALONG THE POTOMAC RIVER...
COLTON POINT...9:34 AM AND 9:55 PM...
PINEY POINT...8:58 AM AND 9:19 PM...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory For Hazardous Seas


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
407 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

ANZ450>455-022115-
/O.CAN.KPHI.SC.Y.0081.000000T0000Z-141003T1000Z/
/O.NEW.KPHI.SW.Y.0009.141002T0807Z-141003T2200Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM SANDY HOOK TO MANASQUAN INLET NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM MANASQUAN INLET TO LITTLE EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM LITTLE EGG INLET TO GREAT EGG INLET NJ OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM-
407 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM
EDT FRIDAY...
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM
EDT FRIDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY THAT WAS PREVIOUSLY IN EFFECT
HAS BEEN CANCELLED AS WINDS HAVE DIMINISHED.

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 20 KT TODAY AND TONIGHT, BECOMING
  EASTERLY AROUND 10 KT FRIDAY.

* SEAS...4 TO 7 FT.

* TIMING...SEAS WILL GRADUALLY BUILD TODAY, REACHING UP TO 7 FT
  TONIGHT. SEAS WILL BE SLOW TO SUBSIDE ON FRIDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY FOR HAZARDOUS SEAS MEANS THAT WAVES ARE
EXPECTED TO BE HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT. MARINERS SHOULD AVOID
SHOALING AREAS. LONG PERIOD SWELL CAN SHARPEN INTO LARGE BREAKING
WAVES IN SHOALING AREAS. IT IS NOT UNUSUAL FOR WAVES TO BREAK
MUCH FARTHER FROM SHOALING AREAS THAN IS NORMALLY EXPERIENCED.
REMEMBER...BREAKING WAVES CAN EASILY CAPSIZE EVEN LARGER VESSELS.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
751 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

VAZ048-049-060>062-065>069-021400-
FLUVANNA-LOUISA-PRINCE EDWARD-CUMBERLAND-GOOCHLAND-MECKLENBURG-
LUNENBURG-NOTTOWAY-AMELIA-POWHATAN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LOUISA...FARMVILLE...GOOCHLAND...
SOUTH HILL...CREWE
751 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

...AREAS OF DENSE FOG ACROSS THE PIEDMONT...

AREAS OF DENSE FOG HAVE DEVELOPED OVER PORTIONS OF THE EASTERN
VIRGINIA PIEDMONT. VISIBILITIES HAVE LOWERED TO LESS THAN ONE HALF
MILE IN MANY LOCATIONS WITH NEAR ZERO VISIBILITY AT TIMES. THE FOG
IS EXPECTED TO SLOWLY LIFT THROUGH THE MORNING HOURS.

MOTORISTS MAY EXPERIENCE RAPID CHANGES IN VISIBILITY IN SHORT
DISTANCES RESULTING IN POTENTIALLY HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS.
MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO BE ALERT AND USE CAUTION WHILE DRIVING THIS
MORNING. USE LOW BEAM HEADLAMPS...SLOW DOWN AND ALLOW PLENTY OF
EXTRA TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

$$


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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
727 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

NCZ010-011-026>028-042-043-075>078-085-086-088-021400-
WARREN-HALIFAX-FRANKLIN-NASH-EDGECOMBE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-MOORE-LEE-
HARNETT-WAYNE-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NORLINA...WARRENTON...ROANOKE RAPIDS...
LOUISBURG...FRANKLINTON...NASHVILLE...RED OAK...SHARPSBURG...
SPRING HOPE...ROCKY MOUNT...SMITHFIELD...CLAYTON...SELMA...
BENSON...WILSON...SOUTHERN PINES...PINEHURST...ABERDEEN...
SEVEN LAKES...SANFORD...DUNN...ERWIN...ANGIER...LILLINGTON...
GOLDSBORO...LAURINBURG...RAEFORD...ROCKFISH...SILVER CITY...
FAYETTEVILLE
727 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

...AREAS OF DENSE FOG DEVELOPING...

WIDESPREAD FOG HAS FORMED OVER PORTIONS OF CENTRAL NORTH
CAROLINA... INCLUDING ROCKY MOUNT... TARBORO... LOUISBURG...
LAURINBURG... SOUTHERN PINES... GOLDSBORO... AND ROANOKE RAPIDS.
SOME OF THIS FOG HAS BECOME DENSE... DROPPING VISIBILITIES TO A
HALF MILE OR LESS. THIS FOG IS EXPECTED TO PERSIST THROUGH THE
MORNING RUSH HOUR... CAUSING TRAVEL PROBLEMS THROUGH MID MORNING.

BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR SUDDEN CHANGES IN VISIBILITIES OVERNIGHT
AND INTO THE MORNING. VISIBILITIES CAN DROP QUICKLY IN SHORT
DISTANCES. IN ADDITION... VISIBILITIES MAY BECOME SEVERELY
RESTRICTED NEAR RIVERS... LAKES... AND OTHER LOW-LYING AREAS. BE
ESPECIALLY CAUTIOUS IN AND NEAR SCHOOL ZONES AND BUS STOPS. WATCH
FOR FLASHING YELLOW OR RED SIGNALS ON SCHOOL BUSES... AND BE ON
THE LOOKOUT FOR SCHOOL CHILDREN.

VISIBILITIES WILL IMPROVE GRADUALLY BETWEEN 9 AM AND 11 AM.

$$

GIH


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
512 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

ANZ530>543-DCZ001-MDZ006-007-011-013-014-016>018-VAZ052>057-
031000-
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM POOLES ISLAND TO SANDY POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SANDY POINT TO NORTH BEACH MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NORTH BEACH TO DRUM POINT MD-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA-
PATAPSCO RIVER INCLUDING BALTIMORE HARBOR-
CHESTER RIVER TO QUEENSTOWN MD-EASTERN BAY-
CHOPTANK RIVER TO CAMBRIDGE MD AND THE LITTLE CHOPTANK RIVER-
PATUXENT RIVER TO BROOMES ISLAND MD-
TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
ISLAND-DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA-NORTHERN BALTIMORE-HARFORD-
SOUTHERN BALTIMORE-PRINCE GEORGES-ANNE ARUNDEL-CHARLES-ST. MARYS-
CALVERT-PRINCE WILLIAM/MANASSAS/MANASSAS PARK-FAIRFAX-
ARLINGTON/FALLS CHURCH/ALEXANDRIA-STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-
KING GEORGE-
512 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE MARYLAND PORTION OF THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY...TIDAL POTOMAC RIVER...AND ADJACENT COUNTIES IN
CENTRAL MARYLAND AND NORTHERN VIRGINIA AS WELL AS THE DISTRICT OF
COLUMBIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IS IN EFFECT THROUGH TONIGHT FOR THE
MARYLAND CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY THROUGH ST MARYS
COUNTY. MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS POSSIBLE DURING THE HIGH TIDE
CYCLE LATE TONIGHT FOR BALTIMORE AND HARFORD COUNTIES ALONG THE
MARYLAND CHESAPEAKE BAY AND ALSO FOR WASHINGTON DC AND ALEXANDRIA
ALONG THE SHORE OF THE UPPER TIDAL POTOMAC RIVER.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS LIKELY FOR SENSITIVE AREAS AROUND HIGH
TIDE FRIDAY THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING ALONG THE WESTERN SHORE
OF THE MARYLAND CHESAPEAKE BAY AND THE SHORE OF THE UPPER TIDAL
POTOMAC RIVER. THE HIGHEST WATER LEVELS ARE EXPECTED DURING THE
HIGH TIDE CYCLE LATE FRIDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE NEEDED FOR PORTIONS OF THE
WATERS LATE FRIDAY AFTERNOON THROUGH TUESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
345 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

NCZ007>011-021>028-038>043-073>078-083>086-088-089-030830-
PERSON-GRANVILLE-VANCE-WARREN-HALIFAX-FORSYTH-GUILFORD-ALAMANCE-
ORANGE-DURHAM-FRANKLIN-NASH-EDGECOMBE-DAVIDSON-RANDOLPH-CHATHAM-WAKE-
JOHNSTON-WILSON-STANLY-MONTGOMERY-MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-WAYNE-ANSON-
RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
345 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PATCHES OF FOG ACROSS THE AREA EARLY THIS MORNING MAY REDUCE
VISIBILITIES TO A HALF MILE OR LESS IN SPOTS THROUGH 10 AM.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND FEW STORMS ARE EXPECTED FRIDAY EVENING
THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. WINDS MAY GUST UP TO 30 TO 40 MPH WITH A FEW
OF THESE SHOWERS AND STORMS.

OTHERWISE... HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
323 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

NCZ103-030730-
OUTER BANKS DARE-
323 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

...MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR
AREA BEACHES NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   MODERATE RIP CURRENT RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
323 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

NCZ029-044>047-079>081-090>095-098-030730-
MARTIN-PITT-WASHINGTON-TYRRELL-MAINLAND DARE-GREENE-BEAUFORT-
MAINLAND HYDE-DUPLIN-LENOIR-JONES-CRAVEN-PAMLICO-CARTERET-ONSLOW-
323 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

AREAS OF FOG WILL IMPACT THE MORNING COMMUTE ESPECIALLY ACROSS
INLAND AREAS. VISIBILITIES MAY BRIEFLY DROP BELOW ONE QUARTER
MILE. MOTORISTS ARE URGED TO USE CAUTION WHEN ENCOUNTERING
FOG. REMEMBER TO USE LOW-BEAM HEADLIGHTS AND ALLOW YOURSELF EXTRA
TIME TO REACH YOUR DESTINATION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
819 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

VAZ025>031-036>040-050-051-055-056-501-502-021400-
AUGUSTA-ROCKINGHAM-SHENANDOAH-FREDERICK VA-PAGE-WARREN-CLARKE-
NELSON-ALBEMARLE-GREENE-MADISON-RAPPAHANNOCK-ORANGE-CULPEPER-
STAFFORD-SPOTSYLVANIA-NORTHERN FAUQUIER-SOUTHERN FAUQUIER-
819 AM EDT THU OCT 2 2014

.NOW...
PATCHY DENSE FOG WILL CONTINUE TO AFFECT LOCALIZED AREAS OF THE
NORTHERN VIRGINIA FOOTHILLS AND PORTIONS OF THE SHENANDOAH VALLEY THIS
MORNING. PORTIONS OF THE INTERSTATE 81 CORRIDOR...FROM NEAR
STAUNTON...THROUGH HARRISONBURG...STRASBURG AND WINCHESTER.
VISIBILITIES MAY BE REDUCED TO A QUARTER MILE OR LESS. MOTORISTS
ARE ENCOURAGED TO REDUCE SPEED AND USE LOW BEAM HEADLIGHTS.

$$

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