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COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1022 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ130-162100-
ALBEMARLE SOUND-
1022 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT GUSTS UP TO 40...BECOMING NE
20 TO 25 KT LATE. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NE AROUND 5 KT. WAVES AROUND
2 FT...THEN 1 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1022 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ135-162100-
PAMLICO SOUND-
1022 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.
WAVES 3 TO 4 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. WAVES AROUND 3 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES AROUND 2 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 5 TO 10 KT. WAVES 2 TO
3 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1022 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ150-162100-
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
1022 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40
KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT LATE. SEAS 9 TO 13 FT...EXCEPT 7 TO
10 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 7 TO 10 FT... EXCEPT 6 TO 8 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS AROUND 8 FT...EXCEPT 5 TO
8 FT NEAR SHORE.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS AROUND 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO
6 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1022 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ152-154-162100-
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
1022 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
8 TO 13 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 7 TO 10 FT...SUBSIDING TO 6 TO 8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. DOMINANT
PERIOD 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1022 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ156-162100-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
1022 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT. SEAS
6 TO 9 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
VERY ROUGH.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. DOMINANT PERIOD
8 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 8 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS ROUGH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SUN...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...BECOMING NE 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS CHOPPY...DIMINISHING TO A
MODERATE CHOP.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1022 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

FROM S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM...
INCLUDING THE ALBEMARLE AND PAMLICO SOUNDS AND THE MONITOR NATIONAL
MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ158-162100-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
1022 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40
KT...BECOMING NE 20 TO 25 KT LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON. SEAS
5 TO 8 FT...EXCEPT 4 TO 6 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 8
SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS VERY ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO
ROUGH LATE THIS MORNING AND AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. GUSTS UP TO 35 KT IN THE EVENING.
SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT 2 TO 4 FT NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD
7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 3 FT
NEAR SHORE. DOMINANT PERIOD 7 SECONDS. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND RIVERS
ROUGH.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...BECOMING N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT...EXCEPT AROUND 3 FT NEAR SHORE. ADJACENT
SOUNDS AND RIVERS ROUGH...DIMINISHING TO CHOPPY AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS
AND RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.
.SAT...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS CHOPPY.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 4 FT. ADJACENT SOUNDS AND
RIVERS A MODERATE CHOP.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1007 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ633-162215-
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1007 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS TO 35 KT...BECOMING
NE 15 TO 25 KT IN THE AFTERNOON. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. GUSTS UP TO 25 KT IN THE EVENING.
WAVES 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 1 FOOT.

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1007 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ658-162215-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT TO
20 NM-
1007 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 25 TO 35 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 7 TO 9 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8
SECONDS.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT WITH A DOMINANT PERIOD OF 8 SECONDS.
.THU...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT...BECOMING
N 15 TO 20 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 5 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 5 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1000 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

ANZ633-161700-
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-140416T1700Z/
CURRITUCK SOUND-
1000 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: NORTH 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 35 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED WITHIN THE NEXT 24 HOURS. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE
CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT
IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE
SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1000 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

ANZ656-658-161700-
/O.CON.KAKQ.GL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-140416T1700Z/
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA TO NC VA BORDER OUT TO
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
TO 20 NM-
1000 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

A GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* WINDS: NORTH 25 TO 30 KNOTS WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KNOTS.

* SEAS: 6 TO 10 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE OCCURRING OR
EXPECTED WITHIN THE NEXT 24 HOURS. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE
CONDITIONS REQUIRES EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT
IS HIGHLY RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE
SEEK SAFE HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
511 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...STRONG WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS EXPECTED TODAY...

.STRONG COLD AIR ADVECTION BEHIND THE FRONTAL PASSAGE FROM EARLY
THIS MORNING HAS PRODUCED GALE FORCE WINDS TODAY. MODERATE NORTHEAST
FLOW WILL LIKELY BRING ELEVATED SEAS THROUGH LATE WEEK.

AMZ130-131-162100-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-140416T2100Z/
ALBEMARLE SOUND-ALLIGATOR RIVER-
511 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* WAVES...2 TO 4 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
511 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...STRONG WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS EXPECTED TODAY...

.STRONG COLD AIR ADVECTION BEHIND THE FRONTAL PASSAGE FROM EARLY
THIS MORNING HAS PRODUCED GALE FORCE WINDS TODAY. MODERATE NORTHEAST
FLOW WILL LIKELY BRING ELEVATED SEAS THROUGH LATE WEEK.

AMZ135-162100-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-140416T2100Z/
PAMLICO SOUND-
511 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* WAVES...2 TO 4 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
511 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...STRONG WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS EXPECTED TODAY...

.STRONG COLD AIR ADVECTION BEHIND THE FRONTAL PASSAGE FROM EARLY
THIS MORNING HAS PRODUCED GALE FORCE WINDS TODAY. MODERATE NORTHEAST
FLOW WILL LIKELY BRING ELEVATED SEAS THROUGH LATE WEEK.

AMZ150-162100-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-140416T2100Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
511 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...8 TO 13 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
511 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...STRONG WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS EXPECTED TODAY...

.STRONG COLD AIR ADVECTION BEHIND THE FRONTAL PASSAGE FROM EARLY
THIS MORNING HAS PRODUCED GALE FORCE WINDS TODAY. MODERATE NORTHEAST
FLOW WILL LIKELY BRING ELEVATED SEAS THROUGH LATE WEEK.

AMZ152-154-162100-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-140416T2100Z/
S OF OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
511 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...9 TO 14 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
511 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...STRONG WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS EXPECTED TODAY...

.STRONG COLD AIR ADVECTION BEHIND THE FRONTAL PASSAGE FROM EARLY
THIS MORNING HAS PRODUCED GALE FORCE WINDS TODAY. MODERATE NORTHEAST
FLOW WILL LIKELY BRING ELEVATED SEAS THROUGH LATE WEEK.

AMZ156-158-162000-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0017.000000T0000Z-140416T2000Z/
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
511 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...NORTH 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 KT.

* SEAS...7 TO 10 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A GALE WARNING MEANS WINDS OF 34 TO 47 KNOTS ARE IMMINENT OR
OCCURRING. OPERATING A VESSEL IN GALE CONDITIONS REQUIRES
EXPERIENCE AND PROPERLY EQUIPPED VESSELS. IT IS HIGHLY
RECOMMENDED THAT MARINERS WITHOUT THE PROPER EXPERIENCE SEEK SAFE
HARBOR PRIOR TO THE ONSET OF GALE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Freeze Warning


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
852 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...FREEZING TEMPERATURES LIKELY...

.A BLUSTERY NORTH WIND WILL USHER AN UNSEASONABLY COLD AIR MASS
INTO CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA TODAY. THIS COLD AIR MASS WILL LINGER
ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

NCZ007>010-021>026-038>041-073>077-083-084-162100-
/O.EXP.KRAH.FZ.W.0001.000000T0000Z-140416T1300Z/
/O.CON.KRAH.FZ.W.0002.140417T0400Z-140417T1400Z/
PERSON-GRANVILLE-VANCE-WARREN-FORSYTH-GUILFORD-ALAMANCE-ORANGE-
DURHAM-FRANKLIN-DAVIDSON-RANDOLPH-CHATHAM-WAKE-STANLY-MONTGOMERY-
MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-ANSON-RICHMOND-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROXBORO...OXFORD...BUTNER...CREEDMOOR...
HENDERSON...NORLINA...WARRENTON...WINSTON-SALEM...GREENSBORO...
HIGH POINT...BURLINGTON...GRAHAM...CHAPEL HILL...CARRBORO...
DURHAM...LOUISBURG...FRANKLINTON...LEXINGTON...THOMASVILLE...
ASHEBORO...ARCHDALE...TRINITY...SILER CITY...PITTSBORO...
RALEIGH...CARY...ALBEMARLE...TROY...BISCOE...MOUNT GILEAD...
SOUTHERN PINES...PINEHURST...ABERDEEN...SEVEN LAKES...SANFORD...
DUNN...ERWIN...ANGIER...LILLINGTON...WADESBORO...POLKTON...
ROCKINGHAM...HAMLET...EAST ROCKINGHAM
852 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO
10 AM EDT THURSDAY...

* TEMPERATURES...TEMPERATURES ARE EXPECTED TO BE IN THE 27 TO 32
  DEGREE RANGE LATE TONIGHT AND EARLY THURSDAY.

* IMPACTS...VEGETATION SENSITIVE TO THESE COLD TEMPERATURES MAY
  BE DAMAGED OR KILLED IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WARNING MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE IMMINENT OR
HIGHLY LIKELY. THESE CONDITIONS WILL KILL CROPS AND OTHER
SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$


Coastal Flood Advisory


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
807 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING POSSIBLE THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR
SOUND-SIDE LOCATIONS OF THE OUTER BANKS AND DOWNEAST CARTERET
COUNTY AND HIGH SURF NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS...

.STRONG NORTH WINDS AROUND 30 TO 35 KNOTS ACROSS THE PAMLICO
SOUND WILL CONTINUE TODAY. WATER LEVELS ALONG THE OUTER BANKS AND
DOWNEAST CARTERET COUNTY WILL RISE ABOVE NORMAL PRODUCING MINOR
SOUND SIDE FLOODING.

NCZ095-104-170000-
/O.CON.KMHX.CF.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-140417T0000Z/
CARTERET-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
807 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

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

* LOCATION...SOUND-SIDE OUTER BANKS DARE COUNTY...OCRACOKE...
  PORTSMOUTH ISLAND...AND PORTIONS OF DOWNEAST CARTERET COUNTY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...WATER LEVELS WILL RISE 2 TO 3 FEET ON THE
  OUTER BANKS AND 1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL FOR DOWNEAST CARTERET
  COUNTY.

* TIMING...THROUGH 8 PM THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...IMPACTS WILL BE MINOR...BUT SOME PORTIONS OF HIGHWAY
  12 FROM BUXTON TO OREGON INLET MAY BECOME PARTIALLY INUNDATED
  BY WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
807 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING POSSIBLE THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR
SOUND-SIDE LOCATIONS OF THE OUTER BANKS AND DOWNEAST CARTERET
COUNTY AND HIGH SURF NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS...

.STRONG NORTH WINDS AROUND 30 TO 35 KNOTS ACROSS THE PAMLICO
SOUND WILL CONTINUE TODAY. WATER LEVELS ALONG THE OUTER BANKS AND
DOWNEAST CARTERET COUNTY WILL RISE ABOVE NORMAL PRODUCING MINOR
SOUND SIDE FLOODING.

NCZ103-170000-
/O.CON.KMHX.CF.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-140417T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.SU.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-140417T0000Z/
OUTER BANKS DARE-
807 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

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

* LOCATION...SOUND-SIDE OUTER BANKS DARE COUNTY...OCRACOKE...
  PORTSMOUTH ISLAND...AND PORTIONS OF DOWNEAST CARTERET COUNTY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...WATER LEVELS WILL RISE 2 TO 3 FEET ON THE
  OUTER BANKS AND 1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL FOR DOWNEAST CARTERET
  COUNTY.

* SURF HEIGHT...BREAKING SURF UP TO 9 FT.

* TIMING...THROUGH 8 PM THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...IMPACTS WILL BE MINOR...BUT SOME PORTIONS OF HIGHWAY
  12 FROM BUXTON TO OREGON INLET MAY BECOME PARTIALLY INUNDATED
  BY WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

&&

$$


High Surf Advisory


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
807 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING POSSIBLE THROUGH THIS EVENING FOR
SOUND-SIDE LOCATIONS OF THE OUTER BANKS AND DOWNEAST CARTERET
COUNTY AND HIGH SURF NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS...

.STRONG NORTH WINDS AROUND 30 TO 35 KNOTS ACROSS THE PAMLICO
SOUND WILL CONTINUE TODAY. WATER LEVELS ALONG THE OUTER BANKS AND
DOWNEAST CARTERET COUNTY WILL RISE ABOVE NORMAL PRODUCING MINOR
SOUND SIDE FLOODING.

NCZ103-170000-
/O.CON.KMHX.CF.Y.0008.000000T0000Z-140417T0000Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.SU.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-140417T0000Z/
OUTER BANKS DARE-
807 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

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

* LOCATION...SOUND-SIDE OUTER BANKS DARE COUNTY...OCRACOKE...
  PORTSMOUTH ISLAND...AND PORTIONS OF DOWNEAST CARTERET COUNTY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...WATER LEVELS WILL RISE 2 TO 3 FEET ON THE
  OUTER BANKS AND 1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL FOR DOWNEAST CARTERET
  COUNTY.

* SURF HEIGHT...BREAKING SURF UP TO 9 FT.

* TIMING...THROUGH 8 PM THIS EVENING.

* IMPACTS...IMPACTS WILL BE MINOR...BUT SOME PORTIONS OF HIGHWAY
  12 FROM BUXTON TO OREGON INLET MAY BECOME PARTIALLY INUNDATED
  BY WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

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.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1007 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

VIRGINIA PORTION OF THE CHESAPEAKE BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND AND ATLANTIC
COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
20 NAUTICAL MILES

ANZ634-162215-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1007 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...

.REST OF TODAY...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KT...
BECOMING NE 15 TO 20 KT LATE. WAVES 4 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. WAVES 4 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 KT. WAVES 3 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SAT...N WINDS 10 KT. WAVES 2 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.
.SUN...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1000 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

ANZ630>632-634-162200-
/O.CAN.KAKQ.GL.W.0014.000000T0000Z-140416T1400Z/
/O.EXB.KAKQ.SC.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-140417T0000Z/
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA-
CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK TO CAPE HENRY VA...INCLUDING THE
CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL-
1000 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...GALE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A SMALL
CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING.
THE GALE WARNING HAS BEEN CANCELLED.

* WINDS: NORTH 20 TO 25 KNOTS WITH GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.

|

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS OVER
THE RIVERS OF EASTERN VIRGINIA ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS AND/OR
SEAS OF 4 FEET OR GREATER OVER THE CHESPEAKE BAY ARE EXPECTED TO
PRODUCE HAZARDOUS BOATING CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED
MARINERS...ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD
AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS.

MARINERS SHOULD PAY CLOSE ATTENTION TO THE MARINE FORECAST...AND
CONSIDER WIND AND SEA CONDITIONS IN PLANNING.

&&

$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
959 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

SURF CITY NC TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM

AMZ250-162115-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
959 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THURSDAY AFTERNOON...

.REST OF TODAY...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT
THIS AFTERNOON. SEAS 6 TO 9 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT THIS
AFTERNOON.
.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO
7 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.THU NIGHT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT.
.FRI...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT IN THE
AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.FRI NIGHT...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT. SEAS 4 FT.
.SAT...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 4 FT.
.SUN...NE WINDS 15 TO 20 KT...DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 3 TO
5 FT.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
531 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

AMZ250-252-254-256-161815-
/O.CON.KILM.SC.Y.0037.000000T0000Z-140417T2100Z/
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
531 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 20 TO 30 KT.

* SEAS...5 TO 8 FEET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS
AND OR SEAS OF 6 FT OR GREATER ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN
THESE CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


15


Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
516 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...STRONG WINDS EXPECTED TODAY...

.STRONG COLD AIR ADVECTION BEHIND THE FRONTAL PASSAGE FROM EARLY
THIS MORNING HAS PRODUCED MODERATE NORTHEAST FLOW TODAY.

NCZ095-103-104-162100-
/O.CON.KMHX.WI.Y.0011.000000T0000Z-140416T2100Z/
CARTERET-OUTER BANKS DARE-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOREHEAD CITY...BEAUFORT...
EMERALD ISLE...NEWPORT...KILL DEVIL HILLS...KITTY HAWK...
NAGS HEAD...SOUTHERN SHORES
516 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...WIND ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* WINDS...NORTH 25 TO 35 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 40 MPH.

* TIMING...WEDNESDAY.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS WILL BLOW AROUND LOOSE OBJECTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WIND ADVISORY MEANS THAT SUSTAINED WINDS OF 31 TO 39 MPH OR
GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 45 MPH ARE EXPECTED. WINDS THIS STRONG CAN
MAKE DRIVING DIFFICULT...ESPECIALLY FOR HIGH PROFILE VEHICLES.
USE EXTRA CAUTION.

&&

$$


Rip Current Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
510 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014


NCZ106-108-SCZ054-056-170000-
/O.NEW.KILM.RP.S.0002.140416T1200Z-140417T0000Z/
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL HORRY-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
510 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A HIGH RIP
CURRENT RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING.


A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL EXIST FOR ALL AREA BEACHES OF
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA TODAY.
A HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS MEANS THAT WIND AND OR WAVE
CONDITIONS SUPPORT PARTICULARLY DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS.
RIP CURRENTS ARE LIFE THREATENING TO ANYONE ENTERING THE SURF.

A STRONG NORTHEASTERLY WIND AND SWELL...AND A NEAR FULL
MOON...WILL COMBINE TO PROVIDE ENOUGH ENERGY FOR STRONG RIP
CURRENTS TO FORM ALONG ALL AREA BEACHES. IN ADDITION...THERE WILL
BE A STRONG NORTH TO SOUTH LONGSHORE CURRENT AT ALL EASTERLY FACING
BEACHES TODAY. THE BEST TIME FOR RIP CURRENTS WILL BE AN HOUR OR
TWO EITHER SIDE OF LOW TIDE...WHICH WILL OCCUR AROUND 3 PM THIS
AFTERNOON.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...JETTIES
AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND THE BEACH PATROL. PAY
ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM
AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE
FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...BEGIN TO SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG
SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

&&

$$

43


Freeze Watch


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
852 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...FREEZING TEMPERATURES LIKELY...

.A BLUSTERY NORTH WIND WILL USHER AN UNSEASONABLY COLD AIR MASS
INTO CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA TODAY. THIS COLD AIR MASS WILL LINGER
ACROSS THE REGION THROUGH THURSDAY MORNING.

NCZ011-027-162100-
/O.CON.KRAH.FZ.A.0002.140417T0700Z-140417T1400Z/
HALIFAX-NASH-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROANOKE RAPIDS...NASHVILLE...RED OAK...
SHARPSBURG...SPRING HOPE
852 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...FREEZE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE TONIGHT THROUGH
THURSDAY MORNING...

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE LOWER 30S LATE TONIGHT THROUGH EARLY
  THURSDAY MORNING...ARE EXPECTED. TEMPERATURES MAY BE NEAR OR
  BELOW FREEZING FOR A FEW HOURS.

* IMPACTS...VEGETATION SENSITIVE TO THESE COLD TEMPERATURES MAY
  BE DAMAGED OR KILLED IF PRECAUTIONS ARE NOT TAKEN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FREEZE WATCH MEANS SUB-FREEZING TEMPERATURES ARE POSSIBLE.
THESE CONDITIONS COULD KILL CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE VEGETATION.

&&

$$


Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
455 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

NCZ087-096-SCZ017-024-161700-
ROBESON-BLADEN-MARLBORO-DILLON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...
BENNETTSVILLE...DILLON
455 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...A BRIEF PERIOD OF FREEZING TEMPERATURES IS POSSIBLE TONIGHT...

A VERY COLD AIRMASS IS SETTLING OVER THE AREA. METEOROLOGICAL
ANALYSIS SHOWS THERE IS A LOW POSSIBILITY OF AN HOUR OR TWO OF
FREEZING TEMPERATURES POSSIBLE TONIGHT. WE ARE CURRENTLY
FORECASTING READINGS TO STAY JUST ABOVE FREEZING BUT ANY SLIGHT
DEVIATION IN THE FORECAST COULD LEAD TO TEMPERATURES FALLING TO OR
JUST BELOW BRIEFLY. THE AIRMASS SHOULD MODIFY QUICKLY THURSDAY
ELIMINATING THE THREAT.

$$


15

SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
455 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

NCZ106-108-110-SCZ054-056-161700-
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-
COASTAL HORRY-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL BEACH...
CAROLINA BEACH...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...
HOLDEN BEACH...OAK ISLAND...SOUTHPORT...MYRTLE BEACH...
NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...GARDEN CITY...GEORGETOWN...MURRELLS INLET
455 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014


$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1020 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

NCZ013>017-030>032-102-VAZ095>098-171430-
HERTFORD-GATES-PASQUOTANK-CAMDEN-INLAND CURRITUCK-BERTIE-CHOWAN-
PERQUIMANS-OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK-NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH-SUFFOLK-
CHESAPEAKE-VIRGINIA BEACH-
1020 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR COASTAL NORTHEAST NORTH
CAROLINA...INTERIOR NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA...THE NORTHERN OUTER
BANKS OF NORTH CAROLINA AND SOUTH HAMPTON ROADS VIRGINIA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

WINDS WILL GUST TO AROUND 35 MPH THROUGH EARLY AFTERNOON.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
858 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

NCZ007>010-021>026-038>041-073>077-083-084-170530-
PERSON-GRANVILLE-VANCE-WARREN-FORSYTH-GUILFORD-ALAMANCE-ORANGE-
DURHAM-FRANKLIN-DAVIDSON-RANDOLPH-CHATHAM-WAKE-STANLY-MONTGOMERY-
MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-ANSON-RICHMOND-
858 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   FREEZE WARNING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   FREEZE WARNING.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
858 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

NCZ011-027-170530-
HALIFAX-NASH-
858 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   FREEZE WATCH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   FREEZE WATCH.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
847 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

AMZ250-252-254-256-171300-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
847 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THURSDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS MAY PERSIST INTO FRIDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
847 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

NCZ087-096-SCZ017-024-171300-
ROBESON-BLADEN-MARLBORO-DILLON-
847 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WINDS MAY CREATE DANGEROUS
CONDITIONS FOR BURNING TODAY.

OVERNIGHT LOWS WILL DROP TO NEAR OR JUST ABOVE FREEZING TONIGHT.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$


15/40

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
847 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

NCZ099-105-107-109-SCZ023-032-033-039-053-055-171300-
COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-INLAND NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-
DARLINGTON-FLORENCE-MARION-WILLIAMSBURG-INLAND HORRY-
INLAND GEORGETOWN-
847 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

LOW RELATIVE HUMIDITY AND GUSTY WINDS MAY CREATE DANGEROUS
CONDITIONS FOR BURNING TODAY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
847 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

NCZ106-108-SCZ054-056-171300-
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL HORRY-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
847 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
520 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

NCZ095-104-170930-
CARTERET-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
520 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   WIND ADVISORY.
   COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
520 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

NCZ103-170930-
OUTER BANKS DARE-
520 AM EDT WED APR 16 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...HIGH SURF ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING...
...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 5 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   HIGH SURF ADVISORY.
   COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.
   WIND ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...THURSDAY THROUGH TUESDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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