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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
445 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

NCZ102-210445-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.SU.Y.0003.000000T0000Z-140421T1000Z/
OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK-
445 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT MONDAY...

* TIMING...HIGH SURF THROUGH LATE TONIGHT.

* WAVES AND SURF...NEARSHORE WAVES OF 8 TO 11 FEET.

* IMPACTS...BEACH EROSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED
BEACH EROSION WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

&&

$$

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
345 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...ROUGH SURF WILL CONTINUE INTO MONDAY NORTH OF HATTERAS WITH
MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ADJACENT TO SOUTHERN PAMLICO SOUND INTO
THIS EVENING...

.PERSISTENT NORTHEAST WINDS WILL LEAD TO WAVES IN THE SURF ZONE
OF AT LEAST 8 FEET NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS. THE ROUGH SURF
CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE INTO MONDAY. MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS
OCCURRING ADJACENT TO THE SOUTHERN PAMLICO SOUND ACROSS PARTS OF
CARTERET...CRAVEN AND PAMLICO COUNTIES INTO THIS EVENING.

NCZ103-210900-
/O.CON.KMHX.SU.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-140421T1800Z/
OUTER BANKS DARE-
345 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT MONDAY...

* LOCATION...OUTER BANKS NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS.

* SURF HEIGHT...8 TO 9 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH MIDDAY MONDAY.

* IMPACTS...ROUGH SURF WITH POTENTIAL FOR LOCALIZED OCEAN
  OVERWASH DURING HIGH TIDE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA...PRODUCING STRONG SHORE BREAK...DANGEROUS RIP
CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION.

&&

$$

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