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Coastal Flood Statement
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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
405 PM EST MON FEB 23 2015

...ROUGH SURF AND MINOR BEACH EROSION EXPECTED NORTH OF CAPE
HATTERAS INTO EARLY TUESDAY MORNING...

.STRONG NORTHERLY WINDS WILL CONTINUE TO RESULT IN ROUGH SURF...WITH
BREAKING WAVES OF 8 TO 10 FEET...FOR AREAS NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS.
THE ROUGH SURF COULD RESULT IN MINOR BEACH EROSION THROUGH TUESDAY
MORNING.

NCZ103-240900-
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405 PM EST MON FEB 23 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A HIGH SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST TUESDAY.

* WAVES AND SURF...BREAKING WAVES 8 TO 10 FEET WILL LEAD TO ROUGH
  SURF AND MINOR BEACH EROSION ESPECIALLY AROUND AREAS OF HIGH
  TIDE FOR AREAS NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS THROUGH TUESDAY MORNING. 

* TIMING...HIGH TIDE WILL BE BETWEEN 11 PM AND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

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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