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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC
736 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...The Flood Warning is extended for the following rivers in ...

  Contentnea Creek Near Hookerton affecting Greene...Lenoir and Pitt
  Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas. Most flood deaths occur
in automobiles when people try to drive through flooded areas.

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio...local
radio...media or cable TV.

&&

NCC079-107-147-310036-
/O.EXT.KMHX.FL.W.0005.000000T0000Z-150131T1800Z/
/HOKN7.1.ER.150128T2000Z.150130T0600Z.150131T1200Z.NO/
736 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

The Flood Warning extended for
  The Contentnea Creek Near Hookerton.
* until Saturday afternoon...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7 PM Thursday the stage was 13.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.1 feet by
  tomorrow morning. The river is expected to fall below flood stage
  Saturday morning.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Flood stage. Minor flooding of low lying
  areas adjacent to creek can be expected.

&&
                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 7PM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Fri   Sat   Sun
  Hookerton       13  13.1 Thu 07 PM   13.0  12.9  12.7

LAT...LON 3549 7768 3542 7744 3535 7741 3535 7747
          3539 7756 3544 7771

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC
734 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following rivers in North
Carolina...
  Neuse River At Kinston affecting Lenoir County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas. Most flood deaths occur
in automobiles when people try to drive through flooded areas.

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio...local
radio...media or cable TV.

&&

NCC107-310034-
/O.CON.KMHX.FL.W.0004.000000T0000Z-150202T0600Z/
/KINN7.1.ER.150116T0315Z.150120T2201Z.150202T0000Z.NO/
734 PM EST THU JAN 29 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neuse River At Kinston.
* until late Sunday night...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 7 PM Thursday the stage was 14.2 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 14.4 feet by
  tomorrow evening. The river is expected to fall below flood stage
  Sunday evening.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Water will begin to overflow into lowlands
  adjacent to the river.

&&
                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 7PM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Fri   Sat   Sun
  Kinston         14  14.2 Thu 07 PM   14.4  14.3  14.0

LAT...LON 3528 7763 3527 7757 3526 7753 3522 7754
          3522 7759 3522 7764

$$


Gale Warning


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
430 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GUSTY WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS WILL DEVELOP THIS AFTERNOON AND
CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY...

.A STRONG COLD FRONT WILL CROSS THE WATERS LATER THIS MORNING
LEADING TO GUSTY WINDS AND ROUGH SEAS. STRONGER NORTHWEST AT 25 TO
35 KNOTS WITH HIGHER GUSTS ARE EXPECTED BEGINNING LATER THIS
AFTERNOON.

AMZ156-158-302130-
/O.UPG.KMHX.SC.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-150131T1800Z/
/O.NEW.KMHX.GL.W.0004.150130T1800Z-150131T1000Z/
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
430 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO 5 AM EST
SATURDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A GALE WARNING...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 1 PM THIS AFTERNOON TO
5 AM EST SATURDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IS NO LONGER IN
EFFECT.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...5 TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
608 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WINDY CONDITIONS ARE LIKELY TODAY AND WILL PERSIST OVER THE
HIGHER ELEVATIONS TONIGHT...

.LOW PRESSURE OVER NEW ENGLAND CONTINUES TO STRENGTHEN. IN ITS
WAKE...STRONG NORTHWEST WINDS ARE OCCURRING. THIS WINDS WILL
CONTINUE TO INCREASE TODAY...PEAKING THIS AFTERNOON...WITH GUSTS
APPROACHING 50 MPH ALONG THE RIDGE CRESTS.  SOME OF THE HIGHER
PEAKS IN NORTHWEST NORTH CAROLINA MAY BE CLOSER TO 55 MPH.

NCZ002-VAZ009>014-016>020-022>024-032>035-302100-
/O.CON.KRNK.WI.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150131T0200Z/
ALLEGHANY NC-SMYTH-BLAND-GILES-WYTHE-PULASKI-MONTGOMERY-CARROLL-
FLOYD-CRAIG-ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-ROANOKE-BOTETOURT-ROCKBRIDGE-
PATRICK-FRANKLIN-BEDFORD-AMHERST-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SPARTA...MARION...BLAND...PEARISBURG...
WYTHEVILLE...RADFORD...PULASKI...BLACKSBURG...GALAX...FLOYD...
NEW CASTLE...CLIFTON FORGE...COVINGTON...HOT SPRINGS...ROANOKE...
SALEM...FINCASTLE...LEXINGTON...BUENA VISTA...STUART...
ROCKY MOUNT...BEDFORD...AMHERST
608 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EST THIS EVENING...

* LOCATIONS... SOUTHWEST VIRGINIA...GENERALLY ALONG AND WEST OF
  THE CREST OF THE BLUE RIDGE.

* HAZARDS...VERY GUSTY WINDS.

* WINDS...NORTHWEST 20 TO 30 MPH WITH GUSTS APPROACHING 50 MPH.

* TIMING...STRONGEST WINDS EXPECTED THIS AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...TREES...BRANCHES OR POWER LINES MAY BE BLOWN DOWN.
  WINDS WILL MAKE DRIVING A CHALLENGE...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH
  PROFILE VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH...OR WIND
GUSTS OF 46 TO 57 MPH...ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG WILL
LIKELY CAUSE SPORADIC POWER OUTAGES AND CAN MAKE DRIVING
DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES. UNFASTENED
ITEMS SUCH AS GARBAGE CANS AND LAWN FURNITURE SHOULD BE MOVED
INDOORS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BLACKSBURG VA
553 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

NCZ002-VAZ009>014-016>020-022>024-032>035-311100-
ALLEGHANY NC-SMYTH-BLAND-GILES-WYTHE-PULASKI-MONTGOMERY-CARROLL-
FLOYD-CRAIG-ALLEGHANY VA-BATH-ROANOKE-BOTETOURT-ROCKBRIDGE-PATRICK-
FRANKLIN-BEDFORD-AMHERST-
553 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 PM EST THIS EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHWEST NORTH
CAROLINA...CENTRAL VIRGINIA...SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA...SOUTHWEST
VIRGINIA AND WEST CENTRAL VIRGINIA.

.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.

   WIND ADVISORY UNTIL 9 PM THIS EVENING.

NORTHWEST WINDS WITH GUSTS OF 40 MPH TO 50 MPH ARE POSSIBLE
...DECREASING THIS EVENING.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.


A STORM SYSTEM MAY BRING A WINTRY MIX TO THE AREA SUNDAY AND SUNDAY
NIGHT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
443 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

NCZ012>015-030>032-VAZ048-049-060>062-065>070-079>081-087-088-092-
310945-
NORTHAMPTON NC-HERTFORD-GATES-PASQUOTANK-BERTIE-CHOWAN-PERQUIMANS-
FLUVANNA-LOUISA-PRINCE EDWARD-CUMBERLAND-GOOCHLAND-MECKLENBURG-
LUNENBURG-NOTTOWAY-AMELIA-POWHATAN-CHESTERFIELD-BRUNSWICK-DINWIDDIE-
PRINCE GEORGE-GREENSVILLE-SUSSEX-SOUTHAMPTON-
443 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR COASTAL NORTHEAST NORTH
CAROLINA...INTERIOR NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA...CENTRAL
VIRGINIA...INTERIOR SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA...SOUTH CENTRAL VIRGINIA AND
THE PIEDMONT OF CENTRAL VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

NORTHWEST WINDS WILL GUST UP TO 30 TO 35 MPH FROM MID-MORNING
THROUGH EARLY THIS EVENING. WIND CHILLS WILL ALSO FALL INTO THE
TEENS AFTER MIDNIGHT TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY MORNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

A STORM SYSTEM CROSSING THE MID ATLANTIC REGION MAY BRING LIGHT
SNOW ACCUMULATIONS TO THE AREA SUNDAY NIGHT INTO MONDAY...ROUGHLY
NORTHWEST OF THE RICHMOND METRO AREA.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
354 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

NCZ007>011-021>028-038>043-073>078-083>086-088-089-311000-
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-
354 AM EST FRI JAN 30 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

BEHIND A COLD FRONT...WINDS WILL BECOME NORTHWEST WITH GUSTS
AROUND 35 MPH. LIGHTWEIGHT OUTDOOR OBJECTS COULD BE PUSHED AROUND
BY THE WIND. THE GUSTY WINDS WILL DIMINISH LATE IN THE DAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

DJF

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