weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

Flood Warning


FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1054 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

GAC267-279-261554-
/O.EXT.KCHS.FL.W.0002.150126T1500Z-150128T0200Z/
/REDG1.1.ER.150126T1500Z.150127T0000Z.150127T1400Z.NO/
1054 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE OHOOPEE RIVER NEAR REIDSVILLE.
* AT 10 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.7 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FORECAST...RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY LATE MONDAY MORNING AND
  CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 11.2 FEET BY MONDAY EVENING. THE RIVER
  WILL FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY LATE TUESDAY MORNING.
* AT 11.0 FEET...WATER ENTERS THE BACK YARDS OF SOME HOMES IN THE JOY
  BLUFF COMMUNITY.

&&

LAT...LON 3216 8225 3217 8217 3205 8212 3190 8207
          3192 8217 3204 8221

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1026 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS...

  LUMBER NEAR LUMBERTON AFFECTING ROBESON COUNTY NC
  LITTLE PEE DEE AT GALIVANTS FERRY AFFECTING DILLON...HORRY AND MARION COUNTIES
  SC

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PEOPLE WITH INTERESTS ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD TAKE THE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO
PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY FROM THE FLOOD WATERS.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/ILM UNDER THE
RIVERS/LAKES AHPS LINK.

&&

SCC033-051-067-260726-
/O.CON.KILM.FL.W.0006.000000T0000Z-150126T1200Z/
/GALS1.1.ER.150125T1800Z.000000T0000Z.150126T0000Z.NO/
1026 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE LITTLE PEE DEE AT GALIVANTS FERRY
* UNTIL MONDAY MORNING.
* AT 10:00 AM SUNDAY THE STAGE WAS 9.0 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 9.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER IS EXPECTED TO FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE TONIGHT.
* AT 9.0 FEET...FLOOD WATERS WILL BEGIN TO AFFECT RESIDENTIAL YARDS IN
  THE FORK RETCH COMMUNITY UPSTREAM OF GALIVANTS FERRY NEAR THE TOWN OF NICHOLS.
  SWAMPLAND FLOODING BECOMES NOTICEABLE AND NATURAL BOAT LANDINGS WILL BE
  FLOODED.

&&

LAT...LON 3423 7921 3419 7910 3405 7920 3398 7928
          3400 7938 3409 7930

$$


Gale Warning


OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1003 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ835-260400-
CAPE FEAR TO 31N TO 1000 FM-
1003 AM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...W TO NW WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W TO SW. SEAS 4 TO
7 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 5 FT...HIGHEST NE.
.TONIGHT...W TO SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS 3 TO 6
FT.
.MON...W WINDS INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO
10 FT. SCATTERED TSTMS.
.MON NIGHT...W TO NW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 8 TO 14
FT.
.TUE...NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 6 TO
11 FT...HIGHEST E.
.TUE NIGHT...NW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 10 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED...N TO NW WINDS DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
4 TO 8 FT...HIGHEST E.
.WED NIGHT...N WINDS DIMINISHING TO 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO
3 TO 6 FT...HIGHEST E.
.THU...VARIABLE WINDS LESS THAN 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SW 10 TO
15 KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SW WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 9 FT...HIGHEST NE.

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
251 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

AMZ450-452-454-260400-
/O.EXB.KJAX.SC.Y.0002.150126T1200Z-150127T1400Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
251 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM MONDAY TO 9 AM EST
TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM MONDAY TO 9 AM EST
TUESDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS TONIGHT.
  WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS MONDAY...BECOMING NORTHWEST MONDAY
  NIGHT.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 2 FEET OR LESS TONIGHT...2 TO 4 FEET MONDAY
  AND MONDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
251 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

AMZ470-472-474-260400-
/O.EXT.KJAX.SC.Y.0002.150126T0300Z-150128T1500Z/
WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
251 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
10 AM EST WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 25 KNOTS TONIGHT.
  WEST WINDS 25 TO 30 KNOTS MONDAY...BECOMING NORTHWEST MONDAY
  NIGHT. WEST WINDS 20 TO 25 KNOTS TUESDAY...BECOMING NORTHWEST
  TUESDAY NIGHT.

* WAVES/SEAS...SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET TONIGHT...5 TO 7 FEET MONDAY AND
  MONDAY NIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FEET TUESDAY AND TUESDAY NIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED BOATERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE
CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1235 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

AMZ374-260145-
/O.EXT.KCHS.SC.Y.0007.150126T0300Z-150128T0400Z/
WATERS FROM SAVANNAH GA TO ALTAMAHA SOUND GA EXTENDING FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
1235 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
11 PM EST TUESDAY...

* IMPACTS...WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
314 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

AMZ450-452-454-470-472-474-FLZ020>025-030>033-035>038-040-
GAZ132>136-149>154-162>166-262015-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO
60 NM-
WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM-
HAMILTON-SUWANNEE-COLUMBIA-BAKER-NASSAU-DUVAL-UNION-BRADFORD-CLAY-
ST. JOHNS-GILCHRIST-ALACHUA-PUTNAM-FLAGLER-MARION-COFFEE-
JEFF DAVIS-BACON-APPLING-WAYNE-ATKINSON-WARE-PIERCE-BRANTLEY-
INLAND GLYNN-COASTAL GLYNN-ECHOLS-CLINCH-CHARLTON-INLAND CAMDEN-
COASTAL CAMDEN-
314 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS...NORTHEAST FLORIDA...NORTHERN FLORIDA AND
SOUTHEAST GEORGIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT TONIGHT FOR OUTER WATERS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT.

BREEZY TO WINDY CONDITIONS EXPECTED MONDAY...ESPECIALLY NEAR THE
COAST.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PEACHTREE CITY GA
237 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

GAZ001>009-011>016-019>025-027-030>039-041>062-066>076-078>086-
089>098-102>113-261945-
BALDWIN-BANKS-BARROW-BARTOW-BIBB-BLECKLEY-BUTTS-CARROLL-CATOOSA-
CHATTAHOOCHEE-CHATTOOGA-CHEROKEE-CLARKE-CLAYTON-COBB-COWETA-
CRAWFORD-CRISP-DADE-DAWSON-DEKALB-DODGE-DOOLY-DOUGLAS-EMANUEL-
FANNIN-FAYETTE-FLOYD-FORSYTH-GILMER-GLASCOCK-GORDON-GREENE-
GWINNETT-HALL-HANCOCK-HARALSON-HARRIS-HEARD-HENRY-HOUSTON-JACKSON-
JASPER-JEFFERSON-JOHNSON-JONES-LAMAR-LAURENS-LUMPKIN-MACON-
MADISON-MARION-MERIWETHER-MONROE-MONTGOMERY-MORGAN-MURRAY-
MUSCOGEE-NEWTON-NORTH FULTON-OCONEE-OGLETHORPE-PAULDING-PEACH-
PICKENS-PIKE-POLK-PULASKI-PUTNAM-ROCKDALE-SCHLEY-SOUTH FULTON-
SPALDING-STEWART-SUMTER-TALBOT-TALIAFERRO-TAYLOR-TELFAIR-TOOMBS-
TOWNS-TREUTLEN-TROUP-TWIGGS-UNION-UPSON-WALKER-WALTON-WARREN-
WASHINGTON-WEBSTER-WHEELER-WHITE-WHITFIELD-WILCOX-WILKES-
WILKINSON-
237 PM EST SUN JAN 25 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PORTIONS OF NORTH AND CENTRAL GEORGIA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT...

...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT FOR PORTIONS OF FAR NORTH
GEORGIA LATE TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY...

A CLIPPER TYPE SYSTEM WILL MOVE INTO GEORGIA THIS EVENING BRINGING
RAIN AND A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS FOR NORTHERN SECTIONS
OF THE FORECAST AREA. NO STRONG STORMS ARE EXPECTED WITH THIS
ACTIVITY.

THIS SYSTEM WILL ALSO BRING ANOTHER CHANCE OF RAIN AND SNOW
TO FAR NORTH GEORGIA TONIGHT INTO MONDAY MORNING. LIGHT SNOW
ACCUMULATIONS ARE POSSIBLE IN PORTIONS OF NORTH GEORGIA...MAINLY
AT ELEVATIONS ABOVE 1500 FEET WHERE AMOUNTS IN THE HALF INCH TO
ONE INCH RANGE COULD BE SEEN. PLEASE SEE THE LATEST WINTER
WEATHER ADVISORY FOR FURTHER DETAILS AND STAY TUNED TO LATER
FORECAST UPDATES.

OUTSIDE OF THE ADVISORY...FOR AREAS FROM ROME TO CARTERSVILLE TO
CANTON...THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SOME PATCHY BLACK ICE
DEVELOPMENT LATE MONDAY NIGHT INTO TUESDAY MORNING. THIS SHOULD
REMAIN NORTH OF THE ATLANTA METRO WHERE ONLY RAIN AND TEMPERATURES
ABOVE FREEZING ARE EXPECTED.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY...

FAR NORTHEAST GEORGIA MAY ALSO SEE SOME LINGERING LIGHT SNOW OR
FLURRIES OVERNIGHT MONDAY INTO MID MORNING TUESDAY. ANY
ACCUMULATIONS SHOULD BE LIGHT AND UNDER HALF AN INCH THOUGH WILL
BRING ADDITIONAL CONCERN FOR POSSIBLE SLICK SPOTS ON THE ROADS.

TWO OTHER DISTURBANCES LOOK TO TRACK NEAR THE AREA THIS WEEK...ONE
THURSDAY OR THURSDAY NIGHT...AND ANOTHER NEAR LATE SATURDAY.
THERE IS MUCH UNCERTAINTY WITH THE STRENGTH AND TIMING OF THESE
SYSTEMS AT THE MOMENT...THOUGH CANNOT RULE OUT A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
WINTRY PRECIP IN PORTIONS OF FAR NORTH GEORGIA FOR BOTH PERIODS.
PLEASE KEEP MONITORING UPDATES TO THE FORECAST AS CHANGES ARE
LIKELY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO SUBMIT ANY REPORTS OF INCLEMENT WEATHER
THROUGH THE WEB BY GOING TO WEATHER.GOV/ATLANTA.

$$

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: June 2, 2009
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE