Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
251 PM EDT Fri Jul 20 2018


NCZ107-202300-
/O.NEW.KILM.CF.Y.0040.180720T2000Z-180720T2300Z/
Inland New Hanover-
251 PM EDT Fri Jul 20 2018

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a Coastal
Flood Advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM EDT this evening.

* Location...Lower Cape Fear river, and Downtown Wilmington.

* Coastal Flooding....The river at Downtown Wilmington begins to
  flood at 5.5 ft MLLW. The forecast is for the river level to reach
  5.6 ft MLLW at high tide around 5 PM this afternoon.

* Timing...Between 4 PM and 7 PM.

* Impacts...Water will cover a block or less, from Water Street just
  south of Market Street, with a few inches of water. Battleship
  Road may be covered with a few inches of water during this time.

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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