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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
947 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017


MDZ017-250800-
/O.CON.KLWX.CF.Y.0017.000000T0000Z-170425T0800Z/
ST. MARYS-
947 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

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

* LOCATION...SAINT MARYS COUNTY SHORELINE.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...AROUND 1 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* TIMING...AROUND THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE LATE TONIGHT, WHICH WILL
  OCCUR AT 12:49 AM.

* IMPACTS...WATER IS EXPECTED TO GO OVER A PORTION OF THE
  BULKHEAD NEAR THE STRAITS POINT BRIDGE, AND ALSO COVER YARDS
  IN THE SAINT GEORGES CREEK AND SAINT MARYS RIVER AREAS. MINOR
  SHORELINE INUNDATION IS POSSIBLE ELSEWHERE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

&&

FORECAST TIDES ARE REFERENCED TO MEAN LOWER LOW WATER
(MLLW) AND MEAN HIGHER HIGH WATER (MHHW) UNLESS
OTHERWISE NOTED. TIME OF HIGH TOTAL TIDE IS
APPROXIMATE TO NEAREST HOUR. TOTAL TIDE COMBINES THE
NORMAL TIDE AND DEPARTURE FROM NORMAL. FLOOD IMPACT
IS BASED ON THE TOTAL TIDE AND WAVES WHERE APPLICABLE.

STRAITS POINT MD
MLLW CATEGORIES - MINOR 2.7 FT, MODERATE 3.5 FT, MAJOR 5.0 FT
MHHW CATEGORIES - MINOR 1.1 FT, MODERATE 1.9 FT, MAJOR 3.4 FT

             TOTAL      TOTAL    DEPARTURE
 DAY/TIME    TIDE       TIDE     FROM NORM   WAVES    FLOOD
            FT MLLW    FT MHHW       FT       FT      IMPACT
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 25/01 AM     3.0        1.4        1.3       1.0     MINOR
 25/02 PM     3.3        1.7        1.7       1.0     MINOR
 26/02 AM     3.3        1.7        1.5       1.0     MINOR
 26/03 PM     2.8        1.2        1.2       0.5     MINOR
 27/03 AM     3.0        1.4        1.1       0.5     MINOR

$$

$$

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
938 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK EXPECTED
AGAIN TUESDAY...

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FROM CAPE LOOKOUT NORTH LATE TODAY THROUGH
8 PM TUESDAY...

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY FOR THE COUNTIES ADJACENT TO THE NEUSE
AND PAMLICO RIVERS THROUGH 8 AM TUESDAY...

.LONG PERIOD EASTERLY SWELLS AND DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK WILL LEAD
TO A HIGH RIP CURRENT THREAT AGAIN TUESDAY. WAVES IN THE SURF ZONE
WILL BUILD TO 6 TO 9 FEET TUESDAY NORTH OF CAPE LOOKOUT AND 5 TO
7 FEET SOUTH.

NCZ095-251000-
/O.NEW.KMHX.BH.S.0003.170425T1200Z-170426T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.SU.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-170426T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.CF.Y.0004.170425T0200Z-170425T1200Z/
CARTERET-
938 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT TUESDAY...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT
TUESDAY...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT TUESDAY
THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 AM EDT
TUESDAY THROUGH TUESDAY EVENING.

* HAZARDS...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ALONG THE NEAUSE AND PAMLICO
  RIVERS, HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK AND DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK.

* LOCATION...RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK WILL OCCUR
  ALONG THE BEACHES, ESPECIALLY ALONG EAST FACING BEACHES THROUGH
  TUESDAY. MINOR COASTAL FLOODING WILL OCCUR ALONG THE NEUSE
  RIVER AND ADJACENT TIDAL CREEKS TONIGHT.

* COASTAL FLOODING...WATER LEVEL RISES UP TO 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL
  ARE POSSIBLE FOR LOCATIONS ADJACENT TO THE NEUSE RIVER
  INCLUDING ADJACENT TIDAL CREEKS TONIGHT.

* TIMING AND TIDES...THE MOST LIKELY TIME FOR LIFE THREATENING RIP
  CURRENTS WILL BE A COUPLE HOURS EITHER SIDE OF LOW TIDE. LOW
  TIDE TUESDAY WILL OCCUR AROUND 115 PM.

* COASTAL FLOOD TIMING...MAINLY TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...VERY ROUGH SURF WILL LEAD TO BEACH EROSION...
  DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK AND A HIGH THREAT OF RIP CURRENTS. WATER
  LEVEL RISES OF 1 TO 2 FEET PRODUCING MINOR FLOODING ADJACENT TO
  THE NEUSE RIVER.

* SURF HEIGHT...5 TO 7 FEET TUESDAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SWIM NEAR A LIFEGUARD. IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM.
DON`T FIGHT THE CURRENT. SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE
SHORELINE. WHEN OUT OF THE CURRENT, SWIM BACK TO SHORE. IF TIRED,
FLOAT OR TREAD WATER UNTIL OUT OF THE RIP CURRENT. IF UNABLE TO
ESCAPE, FACE THE SHORE AND CALL OR WAVE FOR HELP.

SHORE BREAK OCCURS WHEN WAVES BREAK DIRECTLY ON THE BEACH. THE
MOST COMMON INJURIES WITH STRONG SHORE BREAK ARE NECK AND BACK
INJURIES, WHICH MOST OFTEN OCCUR WHEN THE POWERFUL SURF THROWS A
SWIMMER OR SURFER HEAD FIRST INTO THE BOTTOM. IT IS EXTREMELY
IMPORTANT TO PROTECT YOUR HEAD AND NECK WHENEVER YOU ARE IN
BREAKING WAVES BY KEEPING YOUR HANDS IN FRONT OF YOU AT ALL
TIMES.

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA, PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND
DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO PRODUCE MINOR FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE
NEUSE RIVER.

&&

$$

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR NORTH CAROLINA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
938 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK EXPECTED
AGAIN TUESDAY...

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FROM CAPE LOOKOUT NORTH LATE TODAY THROUGH
8 PM TUESDAY...

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY FOR THE COUNTIES ADJACENT TO THE NEUSE
AND PAMLICO RIVERS THROUGH 8 AM TUESDAY...

.LONG PERIOD EASTERLY SWELLS AND DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK WILL LEAD
TO A HIGH RIP CURRENT THREAT AGAIN TUESDAY. WAVES IN THE SURF ZONE
WILL BUILD TO 6 TO 9 FEET TUESDAY NORTH OF CAPE LOOKOUT AND 5 TO
7 FEET SOUTH.

NCZ080-093-094-251000-
/O.CON.KMHX.CF.Y.0004.170425T0200Z-170425T1200Z/
BEAUFORT-CRAVEN-PAMLICO-
938 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT
TUESDAY...

* LOCATION...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING WILL OCCUR ALONG THE NEUSE
  AND PAMLICO RIVERS AND THEIR ADJACENT TIDAL CREEKS TONIGHT.

* COASTAL FLOODING...WATER LEVEL RISES UP TO 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL
  ARE POSSIBLE FOR LOCATIONS ADJACENT TO THE NEUSE AND PAMLICO
  RIVERS INCLUDING ADJACENT TIDAL CREEKS TONIGHT.

* TIMING...FROM LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY TUESDAY.

* IMPACTS...WATER LEVEL RISES OF 1 TO 2 FEET PRODUCING MINOR
  FLOODING ADJACENT TO THE NEUSE AND PAMLICO RIVERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO PRODUCE MINOR FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE
INLAND RIVERS.

&&

$$

AND MARYLAND
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
854 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING...

.LOW PRESSURE LOCATED OFF THE CAROLINA COAST THIS EVENING WILL
DRIFT NORTHWARD REACHING THE WATERS OFF DELAWARE AND NEW JERSEY ON
WEDNESDAY. AN ONSHORE FLOW ALONG THE COASTS OF DELAWARE AND NEW
JERSEY IS EXPECTED UNTIL TUESDAY NIGHT. MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS
ANTICIPATED AROUND THE TIME OF TUESDAY EVENING`S HIGH TIDE.

DEZ002>004-NJZ012>014-020>027-251400-
/O.NEW.KPHI.CF.Y.0006.170425T2200Z-170426T0400Z/
KENT-INLAND SUSSEX-DELAWARE BEACHES-MIDDLESEX-WESTERN MONMOUTH-
EASTERN MONMOUTH-OCEAN-CUMBERLAND-ATLANTIC-CAPE MAY-
ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY-COASTAL ATLANTIC-COASTAL OCEAN-
SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON-
854 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM TUESDAY TO MIDNIGHT
EDT TUESDAY NIGHT...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 6:00 PM TUESDAY UNTIL
MIDNIGHT ON TUESDAY NIGHT.

* LOCATION...COASTAL AREAS OF NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE AND AREAS
  ALONG DELAWARE BAY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED AROUND THE
  TIME OF TUESDAY EVENING`S HIGH TIDE. LOCALIZED MODERATE FLOODING
  IS POSSIBLE.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE ON THE NEW JERSEY AND DELAWARE OCEANFRONT
  OCCURS BETWEEN 7:15 PM AND 8:15 PM ON TUESDAY EVENING. HIGH TIDE
  ON THE BACK BAYS, ALONG DELAWARE BAY AND ALONG RARITAN BAY
  OCCURS LATER THAN THE HIGH TIDE ON THE OCEANFRONT.

* SURGE...AROUND 1.0 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

* WAVES...WAVE HEIGHTS ON THE OCEAN WATERS OFF NEW JERSEY AND
  DELAWARE ARE FORECAST TO BE 7 TO 10 FEET. WAVE HEIGHTS ON
  DELAWARE BAY ARE EXPECTED TO BE 2 TO 5 FEET.

* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY FLOODING IS EXPECTED. SOME ROADS
  WILL LIKELY BE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS
EXPECTED. MINOR TIDAL FLOODING OFTEN RESULTS IN SOME ROAD
CLOSURES. USUALLY...THE MOST VULNERABLE ROADWAYS WILL FLOOD.

DO NOT LEAVE YOUR VEHICLE AT A LOCATION THAT IS PRONE TO TIDAL
FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOOD WATERS. THE
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN YOU THINK IT IS. YOU WILL BE PUTTING
YOURSELF IN DANGER AND YOUR VEHICLE MAY BE DAMAGED...LEADING TO
COSTLY REPAIRS.

FOR A LIST OF THE IMPACT OF DIFFERENT TIDE HEIGHTS IN YOUR COUNTY
PLEASE GO TO WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/TIDES

&&

$$

AND MARYLAND
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
854 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING...

.LOW PRESSURE LOCATED OFF THE CAROLINA COAST THIS EVENING WILL
DRIFT NORTHWARD REACHING THE WATERS OFF DELAWARE AND NEW JERSEY ON
WEDNESDAY. AN ONSHORE FLOW ALONG THE COASTS OF DELAWARE AND NEW
JERSEY IS EXPECTED UNTIL TUESDAY NIGHT. MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS
ANTICIPATED AROUND THE TIME OF TUESDAY EVENING`S HIGH TIDE.

DEZ001-NJZ016-251400-
/O.NEW.KPHI.CF.Y.0006.170426T0100Z-170426T0500Z/
NEW CASTLE-SALEM-
854 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM TUESDAY TO 1 AM EDT
WEDNESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 9:00 PM TUESDAY UNTIL 1:00
AM WEDNESDAY.

* LOCATION...THE TIDAL DELAWARE RIVER DOWNSTREAM FROM THE
  COMMODORE BARRY BRIDGE AREA AND THE EXTREME UPPER PART OF
  DELAWARE BAY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR FLOODING IS ANTICIPATED AROUND THE
  TIME OF TUESDAY NIGHT`S HIGH TIDE.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE OCCURS BETWEEN 10:30 PM AND 12:30 AM ON
  TUESDAY NIGHT.

* SURGE...AROUND 1.0 TO 1.5 FEET ABOVE THE ASTRONOMICAL TIDE.

* IMPACTS...LOCALIZED ROADWAY FLOODING IS EXPECTED. SOME ROADS
  MAY BE CLOSED DUE TO HIGH WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY MEANS THAT MINOR TIDAL FLOODING IS
EXPECTED. MINOR TIDAL FLOODING OFTEN RESULTS IN SOME ROAD
CLOSURES. USUALLY...THE MOST VULNERABLE ROADWAYS WILL FLOOD.

DO NOT LEAVE YOUR VEHICLE AT A LOCATION THAT IS PRONE TO TIDAL
FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOOD WATERS. THE
WATER MAY BE DEEPER THAN YOU THINK IT IS. YOU WILL BE PUTTING
YOURSELF IN DANGER AND YOUR VEHICLE MAY BE DAMAGED...LEADING TO
COSTLY REPAIRS.

FOR A LIST OF THE IMPACT OF DIFFERENT TIDE HEIGHTS IN YOUR
COUNTY PLEASE GO TO WWW.WEATHER.GOV/PHI/TIDES

&&

$$

IOVINO

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
802 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

NCZ107-250300-
/O.CON.KILM.CF.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-170425T0300Z/
INLAND NEW HANOVER-
802 PM EDT MON APR 24 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...LOWER CAPE FEAR RIVER INCLUDING DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON.

* COASTAL FLOODING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR
  THIS EVENING. HIGH TIDE ON THE DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON RIVER GAUGE
  WILL REACH 6.1 FEET MLLW.

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE WILL OCCUR AROUND 9 PM EDT

* IMPACTS...MINOR FLOODING WILL OCCUR MAINLY ON THE WEST BANK OF
  THE CAPE FEAR RIVER AFFECTING THE NORTH CAROLINA BATTLESHIP
  PARKING LOT AND A PORTION OF BATTLESHIP DRIVE. A FEW INCHES OF
  WATER WILL RISE THROUGH STORM DRAINS AND SPREAD ONTO WATER STREET
  NEAR THE MARKET STREET INTERSECTION.

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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