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Coastal Flood Statement
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WHUS41 KAKQ 020746
CFWAKQ

URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
346 AM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015


NCZ102-021100-
/O.EXT.KAKQ.SU.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-150502T1100Z/
OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK-
346 AM EDT SAT MAY 2 2015

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EDT THIS MORNING...

* HAZARDS...HIGH SURF.

* TIMING...THROUGH 7 AM.

* WAVES AND SURF...NEARSHORE WAVES OF 7 TO 8 FEET...WILL SLOWLY
  SUBSIDE TO 6 TO 7 FEET.

* IMPACTS...LARGE AND BREAKING WAVES WILL BE DANGEROUS TO ANYONE 
  WHO ENTERS THE SURF. THERE WILL ALSO BE DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS 
  AND BEACH EROSION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA. LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS AND LOCALIZED
BEACH EROSION WILL ALSO BE POSSIBLE.

&&

$$

BROWN



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