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Coastal Flood Statement
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
334 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

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

.LOW PRESSURE WILL LIFT NORTHEAST INLAND FROM THE COAST LATER
TONIGHT. 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.

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CARTERET-OUTER BANKS DARE-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
334 AM EST FRI JAN 23 2015

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

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A HIGH SURF ADVISORY...WHICH IS 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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