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Coastal Flood Warning, High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement

Statement as of 9:00 AM EDT on September 19, 2017

Expires 8:00 PM EDT on September 19, 2017


... Coastal Flood Warning in effect until midnight EDT tonight...
... High surf advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this
evening...
... Beach hazards statement remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a coastal Flood Warning, which is in effect until midnight EDT
tonight. The coastal flood advisory is no longer in effect.

* Hazards... a high threat of strong rip current and dangerous
shore break. Significant ocean overwash with coastal flooding 1
to 3 feet above ground level, especially north of Cape Hatteras.
Very rough surf with minor to moderate beach erosion. There is
also the potential for minor sound side flooding up to 1 foot
above ground tonight.

* Location... rip currents, all area beaches. Most significant
coastal flooding and overwash will be from Cape Hatteras north.

* Potential impacts... Highway 12 from Cape Hatteras north will
likely be flooded and impassable at Times. Beach and dune
erosion at vulnerable areas around the time of high tide, which
will occur again around 730 PM this evening.

* Tidal departure... 1 to 3 feet above normal.

* Timing and tides... the most likely time for strong rip
currents is a couple of hours either side of low tide, which
will occur around 130 PM this afternoon.

* Surf height... 8 to 12 feet.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A coastal Flood Warning means that flooding is occurring or
imminent. Coastal residents in the warned area should be alert
for rising water, and take appropriate action to protect life and
property.

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area, producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions.

If caught in a rip current remain calm. Don't fight the current.
Swim in a direction following the shoreline. When out of the
current, swim back to shore. If tired, float or tread water until
out of the rip current. If unable to escape, face the shore and
call or wave for help.








Wind Advisory

Statement as of 3:33 AM EDT on September 19, 2017

Expires 11:00 AM EDT on September 19, 2017


... Wind Advisory now in effect until 11 am EDT this morning...

* winds... northwest 30 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 mph.

* Timing... this morning.

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.





Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Special Statement
Alaska - High Surf Advisory , Areal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
California - Beach Hazard Statement
Colorado - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Tropical Storm Watch , Hurricane Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory
Delaware - Coastal Flood Warning, High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory
Florida - Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory , Coastal Hazard Statement
Georgia - Flood Warning , Hydrologic Statement , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Hawaii - Record Report
Idaho - Lake Wind Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Indiana -
Iowa - Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement , Public Information Statement
Kansas - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement , Public Information Statement
Louisiana - Storm Surge Warning, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Maine - High Surf Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory
Maryland - Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement
Massachusetts - Tropical Storm Warning , Hurricane Statement , Flash Flood Watch , High Surf Advisory
Michigan -
Minnesota - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Missouri - Dense Fog Advisory
Nebraska - Fire Weather Warning
Nevada - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory
New Hampshire - High Surf Advisory
New Jersey - Coastal Flood Warning, High Surf Advisory , Coastal Flood Warning , Coastal Flood Advisory
New Mexico - Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
New York - Tropical Storm Watch , Hurricane Statement , Coastal Flood Warning, High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory, Coastal Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , High Surf Advisory , Record Report
North Carolina - Coastal Flood Warning, High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory , Wind Advisory , Special Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement , Beach Hazard Statement
Ohio -
Oklahoma - Special Statement
Oregon - Flash Flood Watch
Pennsylvania -
Puerto Rico - Hurricane Warning, Hurricane Watch , Hurricane Warning , Flash Flood Watch , Flash Flood Watch
Rhode Island - Tropical Storm Warning , Hurricane Statement
South Dakota - Fire Weather Watch
Tennessee - Special Statement
Texas - Tropical Storm Warning , Storm Surge Watch, Tropical Storm Warning , Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory , Special Statement
Virgin Islands - Hurricane Warning , Flash Flood Watch
Virginia - Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement , Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory, Beach Hazard Statement
Washington - Winter Storm Warning
West Virginia - Special Statement
Wisconsin - Beach Hazard Statement , Public Information Statement
Wyoming - Winter Weather Advisory , Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement

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