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Coastal Flood Statement
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WHUS42 KMHX 201945
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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
345 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...ROUGH SURF WILL CONTINUE INTO MONDAY NORTH OF HATTERAS WITH
MINOR COASTAL FLOODING ADJACENT TO SOUTHERN PAMLICO SOUND INTO
THIS EVENING...

.PERSISTENT NORTHEAST WINDS WILL LEAD TO WAVES IN THE SURF ZONE
OF AT LEAST 8 FEET NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS. THE ROUGH SURF
CONDITIONS WILL CONTINUE INTO MONDAY. MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS
OCCURRING ADJACENT TO THE SOUTHERN PAMLICO SOUND ACROSS PARTS OF
CARTERET...CRAVEN AND PAMLICO COUNTIES INTO THIS EVENING.

NCZ093>095-210000-
/O.CON.KMHX.CF.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-140421T0000Z/
CRAVEN-PAMLICO-CARTERET-
345 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* LOCATION...SOUNDSIDE LOCATIONS OF CARTERET...CRAVEN AND 
  PAMLICO COUNTIES.

* COASTAL FLOODING...WATER LEVELS RISES OF 2 TO 3 FEET ABOVE 
  NORMAL.

* TIMING...THROUGH THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...SOME LOCALIZED FLOODING OF ROADS AND LOW LYING AREAS 
  ADJACENT TO THE SOUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

&&

$$

NCZ103-210900-
/O.CON.KMHX.SU.Y.0006.000000T0000Z-140421T1800Z/
OUTER BANKS DARE-
345 PM EDT SUN APR 20 2014

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT MONDAY...

* LOCATION...OUTER BANKS NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS.

* SURF HEIGHT...8 TO 9 FEET.

* TIMING...THROUGH MIDDAY MONDAY.

* IMPACTS...ROUGH SURF WITH POTENTIAL FOR LOCALIZED OCEAN 
  OVERWASH DURING HIGH TIDE.

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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