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Coastal Flood Statement
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WHUS42 KMHX 060827
CFWMHX

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
327 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...HIGH SURF CONDITIONS CONTINUE THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON FOR OUTER
BANKS BEACHES NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS...

.STRONG NORTHERLY/NORTHEASTERLY WINDS WILL BUILD NEAR SHORE WAVES
TO 8 TO 10 FEET WHICH WILL PRODUCE DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK... RIP
CURRENTS...AND POSSIBLE BEACH EROSION THROUGH THIS AFTERNOON.
WINDS AND SEAS WILL GRADUALLY SUBSIDE LATE THIS AFTERNOON.

NCZ103-062100-
/O.CON.KMHX.SU.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-150306T2100Z/
OUTER BANKS DARE-
327 AM EST FRI MAR 6 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EST THIS
AFTERNOON...

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

* TIMING...HIGH SURF CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED THROUGH THIS
  AFTERNOON WITH POTENTIAL FOR GREATEST IMPACT AT TIMES OF HIGH
  TIDE...WHICH WILL BE AROUND 8 AM EST THIS MORNING.

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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