Coastal Flood Warnings/Watches/Statements
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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URGENT - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
330 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...ELEVATED TIDES ALONG THE LOWER CAPE FEAR LATE TONIGHT...

NCZ107-210500-
/O.NEW.KILM.CF.Y.0014.150421T0300Z-150421T0500Z/
INLAND NEW HANOVER-
330 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 AM
EDT TUESDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 AM
EDT TUESDAY.

* LOCATION...LOWER CAPE FEAR RIVER AND DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON.

* COASTAL FLOODING...TIDE GAGE AT DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON IS EXPECTED
  TO REACH 5.65 MLLW. MINOR FLOODING OCCURS AT 5.5 MLLW.

* TIMING...HIGHEST AT TIME OF HIGH TIDE AROUND MIDNIGHT TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SEVERAL INCHES OF SALT OR BRACKISH WATER WILL COVER
  LOW SPOTS ON BATTLESHIP ROAD. WATER MAY SPREAD OUT OF STORM
  DRAINS ON WATER STREET NEAR THE MARKET STREET INTERSECTION.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

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