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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
409 PM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY FOR SOUTH FACING BEACHES LATE THIS EVENING
THROUGH SATURDAY MORNING...

.LOW PRESSURE WILL MOVE RAPIDLY NORTHEAST INLAND FROM THE COAST
AFTER MIDNIGHT INTO EARLY SATURDAY MORNING. GUSTY SOUTHEAST WINDS
THIS EVENING WILL BECOME SOUTHWEST LATER TONIGHT INTO EARLY
SATURDAY. THESE WINDS WILL LEAD TO ROUGH SEAS WITH WAVES IN SURF
ZONE 8 TO 12 FEET.

NCZ095-103-104-241100-
/O.CON.KMHX.SU.Y.0001.150124T0300Z-150124T1800Z/
CARTERET-OUTER BANKS DARE-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
409 PM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING
TO 1 PM EST SATURDAY...

* LOCATION...SOUTH FACING BEACHES FROM CARTERET COUNTY NORTHWARD 
  TO CAPE HATTERAS.

* SURF HEIGHT...BUILDING TO 8 TO 12 FEET.

* TIMING...LATE THIS EVENING THROUGH EARLY SATURDAY AFTERNOON.

* IMPACTS...DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK AND RIP CURRENTS. SOME BEACH 
  EROSION WILL BE POSSIBLE.

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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