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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1051 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

SCC029-035-281451-
/O.CON.KCHS.FL.W.0011.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/GIVS1.1.ER.150324T0315Z.150326T1300Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1051 AM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Edisto River Near Givhans Ferry.
* At 10 AM Friday the stage was 11.2 feet.
* Flood stage is 10.0 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring.
* Forecast, the river will continue to fall.
* At 11.0 feet, Weeks Landing in Canadys is no longer accessible.

&&

LAT...LON 3303 8055 3310 8053 3308 8036 3290 8037
          3290 8045 3302 8044

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
351 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

AMZ250-252-280400-
/O.EXT.KILM.SC.Y.0029.000000T0000Z-150328T1000Z/
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
351 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT SATURDAY...

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 KT...WILL VEER TO THE NORTHWEST THROUGH
  NORTH AT 15 TO 25 KT...WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT...LATE THIS
  AFTERNOON THROUGH TONIGHT.

* SEAS...3 TO 6 FEET. AVERAGE PERIODS WILL RANGE BETWEEN 4.5 TO
  5.5 SECONDS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$
11

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
335 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

AMZ350-280300-
/O.CON.KCHS.SC.Y.0027.000000T0000Z-150328T0300Z/
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
335 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...

* WIND AND SEA IMPACTS...WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS WILL BE
  HAZARDOUS TO SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
302 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...GUSTY WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS WILL CONTINUE INTO THE WEEKEND...

.GUSTY NORTH WINDS TO 25 KNOTS WILL CONTINUE INTO SATURDAY AS HIGH
PRESSURE BUILDS INTO THE WATERS. SEAS WILL PEAK AT 6 TO 9 FEET
ESPECIALLY OVER THE CENTRAL WATERS TONIGHT. SEAS ARE THEN
FORECAST TO SLOWLY SUBSIDE LATE SATURDAY BUT WILL REMAIN AT OR
ABOVE 6 FEET INTO SUNDAY DUE TO MODERATE NORTHWEST FLOW WHICH WILL
PERSIST INTO SUNDAY.

AMZ158-280900-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0046.000000T0000Z-150328T1800Z/
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
302 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 2 PM EDT
SATURDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT.

* SEAS...4 TO 7 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.

&&

$$


Freeze Watch


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
342 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

GAZ087-088-SCZ040-042>045-280345-
/O.NEW.KCHS.FZ.A.0003.150329T0600Z-150329T1300Z/
JENKINS-SCREVEN-ALLENDALE-HAMPTON-INLAND COLLETON-DORCHESTER-
INLAND BERKELEY-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MILLEN...SYLVANIA...ALLENDALE...
HAMPTON...WALTERBORO...ST. GEORGE...SUMMERVILLE...MONCKS CORNER
342 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS...INTERIOR SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST
  GEORGIA.

* TEMPERATURES...30 TO 32 DEGREES.

* TIMING...4 TO 7 HOURS OF FREEZING TEMPERATURES POSSIBLE LATE
  SATURDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...FREEZING TEMPERATURES COULD KILL SENSITIVE
  VEGETATION AND DAMAGE UNPROTECTED OUTDOOR PLUMBING.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE PREPARED FOR THE POTENTIAL OF FREEZING TEMPERATURES WHICH
COULD HARM SENSITIVE OUTDOOR VEGETATION AND DAMAGE UNPROTECTED
OUTDOOR PLUMBING.

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
315 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...VERY COLD TEMPERATURES EXPECTED ACROSS EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA
SATURDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING...

.AN ARCTIC AIRMASS WILL BUILD INTO THE REGION THIS WEEKEND. LIGHT
WINDS AND CLEAR SKIES WILL ALLOW TEMPERATURES TO DROP WELL BELOW
FREEZING ACROSS MUCH OF THE AREA SATURDAY NIGHT AND EARLY SUNDAY
MORNING.

NCZ029-044>047-079>081-090>095-098-280900-
/O.CON.KMHX.FZ.A.0001.150329T0400Z-150329T1300Z/
MARTIN-PITT-WASHINGTON-TYRRELL-MAINLAND DARE-GREENE-BEAUFORT-
MAINLAND HYDE-DUPLIN-LENOIR-JONES-CRAVEN-PAMLICO-CARTERET-ONSLOW-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...WILLIAMSTON...ROBERSONVILLE...
GREENVILLE...PLYMOUTH...COLUMBIA...SNOW HILL...HOOKERTON...
WASHINGTON...RIVER ROAD...WALLACE...WARSAW...ROSE HILL...
KENANSVILLE...BEULAVILLE...MAGNOLIA...KINSTON...MAYSVILLE...
POLLOCKSVILLE...TRENTON...NEW BERN...HAVELOCK...VANCEBORO...
ORIENTAL...ALLIANCE...BAYBORO...ARAPAHOE...MINNESOTT BEACH...
VANDEMERE...STONEWALL...MOREHEAD CITY...BEAUFORT...EMERALD ISLE...
NEWPORT...JACKSONVILLE
315 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FREEZE WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING...

* TEMPERATURES...IN THE MID TO UPPER 20S MOST LOCATION AND AROUND
  FREEZING CLOSE TO THE COAST.

* TIMING...SATURDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...COLD TEMPERATURES WILL DAMAGE OR KILL SENSITIVE
  PLANTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
249 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015


NCZ028-042-043-073>078-083>086-088-089-280945-
/O.NEW.KRAH.FZ.A.0001.150329T0600Z-150329T1400Z/
EDGECOMBE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-STANLY-MONTGOMERY-MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-
WAYNE-ANSON-RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...ROCKY MOUNT...SMITHFIELD...CLAYTON...
SELMA...BENSON...WILSON...ALBEMARLE...TROY...BISCOE...
MOUNT GILEAD...SOUTHERN PINES...PINEHURST...ABERDEEN...
SEVEN LAKES...SANFORD...DUNN...ERWIN...ANGIER...LILLINGTON...
GOLDSBORO...WADESBORO...POLKTON...ROCKINGHAM...HAMLET...
EAST ROCKINGHAM...LAURINBURG...RAEFORD...ROCKFISH...SILVER CITY...
FAYETTEVILLE...CLINTON
249 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURE...TEMPERATURES WILL FALL BELOW FREEZING SATURDAY
  NIGHT...BOTTOMING OUT INTO THE MID TO UPPER 20S BY SUNRISE
  SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...VERY COLD TEMPERATURES WILL KILL SENSITIVE
  VEGETATION THAT HAS ALREADY STARTED TO GROW THIS SEASON.
  PERSONS WITH AGRICULTURAL INTERESTS SHOULD PREPARE FOR THE
  POSSIBILITY OF FREEZING TEMPERATURES AND TAKE THE NECESSARY
  PRECAUTIONS.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
237 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FREEZE WATCH...


GAZ040-063>065-077-SCZ015-016-018-020>022-025>031-035>038-041-
280900-
/O.NEW.KCAE.FZ.A.0001.150329T0600Z-150329T1300Z/
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-RICHMOND-BURKE-LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-
MCCORMICK-NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-KERSHAW-EDGEFIELD-SALUDA-LEXINGTON-
RICHLAND-LEE-AIKEN-SUMTER-BARNWELL-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
BAMBERG-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LINCOLNTON...THOMSON...MARTINEZ...
EVANS...AUGUSTA...HEPHZIBAH...WAYNESBORO...LANCASTER...ELGIN...
CHERAW...PAGELAND...MCCORMICK...NEWBERRY...WINNSBORO...CAMDEN...
LUGOFF...EDGEFIELD...JOHNSTON...SALUDA...RIDGE SPRING...
WEST COLUMBIA...CAYCE...LEXINGTON...RED BANK...COLUMBIA...
BISHOPVILLE...SAVANNAH RIVER SITE...AIKEN...NORTH AUGUSTA...
SUMTER...BARNWELL...WILLISTON...BLACKVILLE...ORANGEBURG...
ST. MATTHEWS...MANNING...SUMMERTON...BAMBERG...DENMARK
237 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN COLUMBIA HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES...THE TEMPERATURES ACROSS THE REGION ARE EXPECTED TO
  FALL AT OR BELOW FREEZING SATURDAY NIGHT AND EARLY SUNDAY
  MORNING. THE CURRENT FORECAST CALLS FOR OVERNIGHT MINIMUM
  TEMPERATURES TO RANGE FROM THE MIDDLE 20S IN THE NORTHERN
  MIDLANDS AND PEE DEE...TO AROUND 30 ACROSS THE REST OF THE
  MIDLANDS AND CENTRAL SAVANNAH RIVER AREA.

* IMPACTS...FREEZING CONDITIONS MAY KILL CROPS AND OTHER SENSITIVE
  VEGETATION. CONFIDENCE IS INCREASING FOR NEAR OR SUB-FREEZING
  TEMPERATURES LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.
  PERSONS WITH AGRICULTURAL INTERESTS SHOULD PREPARE FOR THE
  POSSIBILITY OF FREEZING TEMPERATURES AND TAKE THE NECESSARY
  PRECAUTIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

AWP

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
230 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FREEZING TEMPERATURES TONIGHT IN THE MOUNTAINS OF NORTH
CAROLINA PLUS PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST GEORGIA...UPSTATE SOUTH
CAROLINA AND THE NORTH CAROLINA PIEDMONT...WITH WIDESPREAD
FREEZING TEMPERATURES SATURDAY NIGHT...

.IN THE WAKE OF A STRONG COLD FRONT...COLD AIR WILL SPREAD ACROSS
THE AREA TONIGHT FROM THE NORTHWEST. LOW TEMPERATURES ACROSS THE
MOUNTAINS OF NORTH CAROLINA AND PORTIONS OF THE GEORGIA MOUNTAINS
WILL FALL WELL BELOW FREEZING DURING BY THE EARLY MORNING HOURS
ON SATURDAY. FREEZING OR BELOW TEMPERATURES WILL ALSO AFFECT THE
SOUTH CAROLINA MOUNTAINS AND PORTIONS OF THE NORTH CAROLINA
PIEDMONT AND FOOTHILLS. THE AIR MASS THAT WILL SETTLE OVER THE
REGION ON SATURDAY WILL BE MORE TYPICAL OF JANUARY THAN OF LATE
MARCH. TEMPERATURES AT THE RIDGETOPS AND MOUNTAIN PEAKS WILL
PROBABLY NOT GET ABOVE FREEZING DURING THE DAY ON SATURDAY. THAT
WILL SET UP AN EVEN COLDER NIGHT FOR SATURDAY NIGHT WITH
TEMPERATURES DIPPING BELOW FREEZING ACROSS A LARGER AREA...
INCLUDING THE PIEDMONT AND FOOTHILLS OF THE CAROLINAS AND
NORTHEAST GEORGIA.


GAZ018-026-028-029-NCZ071-072-082-SCZ004>014-019-280230-
/O.NEW.KGSP.FZ.A.0001.150329T0400Z-150329T1400Z/
STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION-
GREATER OCONEE-GREATER PICKENS-GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-
CHEROKEE-YORK-ANDERSON-ABBEVILLE-LAURENS-CHESTER-GREENWOOD-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...TOCCOA...ROYSTON...LAVONIA...
FRANKLIN SPRINGS...CANON...HARTWELL...REED CREEK...ELBERTON...
CHARLOTTE...CONCORD...KANNAPOLIS...MONROE...INDIAN TRAIL...
WEDDINGTON...TRINITY...SENECA...EASLEY...CLEMSON...GREENVILLE...
TAYLORS...GREER...MAULDIN...SIMPSONVILLE...BEREA...SPARTANBURG...
GAFFNEY...ROCK HILL...ANDERSON...ABBEVILLE...CALHOUN FALLS...
LAURENS...CLINTON...UNION...CHESTER...GREAT FALLS...GREENWOOD
230 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG HAS ISSUED
A FREEZE WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT
THROUGH SUNDAY MORNING.

* LOCATIONS...PORTIONS OF NORTH GEORGIA...UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA
  AND THE NORTH CAROLINA PIEDMONT.

* TEMPERATURES...LOWS SATURDAY NIGHT FROM THE MIDDLE 20S TO AROUND
  30.

* IMPACTS...VERY COLD TEMPERATURES WILL KILL SENSITIVE
  VEGETATION THAT HAS ALREADY STARTED TO GROW THIS SEASON.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
208 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

NCZ087-096-099-105>110-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-053>056-280215-
/O.NEW.KILM.FZ.A.0001.150329T0600Z-150329T1400Z/
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-COASTAL PENDER-
INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-
COASTAL BRUNSWICK-MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-
WILLIAMSBURG-INLAND HORRY-COASTAL HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...LUMBERTON...ELIZABETHTOWN...
WHITEVILLE...BURGAW...SURF CITY...TOPSAIL BEACH...WILMINGTON...
CAROLINA BEACH...WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...LELAND...BOLIVIA...
SHALLOTTE...OCEAN ISLE BEACH...HOLDEN BEACH...OAK ISLAND...
SOUTHPORT...BENNETTSVILLE...DARLINGTON...DILLON...FLORENCE...
MARION...KINGSTREE...CONWAY...MYRTLE BEACH...NORTH MYRTLE BEACH...
GARDEN CITY...ANDREWS...GEORGETOWN...MURRELLS INLET
208 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A FREEZE
WATCH...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH
SUNDAY MORNING.

* TEMPERATURES...FALLING INTO THE UPPER 20S INLAND TO 32 DEGREES
  AT THE BEACHES.

* TIMING...LATE SATURDAY NIGHT INTO EARLY SUNDAY MORNING.

* IMPACTS...COLD SENSITIVE VEGETATION SUCH AS POTTED PLANTS AND
  CERTAIN CROPS COULD BE DAMAGED OR KILLED.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

$$

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Special Weather Statement


SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
502 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

NCZ092-093-095-098-272145-
ONSLOW-CARTERET-JONES-CRAVEN-
502 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT
SOUTHWESTERN CARTERET...SOUTHERN ONSLOW...SOUTHEASTERN JONES AND
SOUTH CENTRAL CRAVEN COUNTIES...

AT 458 PM EDT...AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND ISOLATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS
WAS OVER THE SURF CITY AREA...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 50 MPH.

WINDS IN EXCESS OF 30 MPH AND PEA SIZE HAIL ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS
STORM. LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL IS POSSIBLE.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
JACKSONVILLE...MOREHEAD CITY...SWANSBORO...CAPE CARTERET...PINE KNOLL
SHORES...BOGUE INLET PIER...HAMMOCKS BEACH STATE PARK...SEA VIEW
PIER...SNEADS FERRY...CEDAR POINT...HOLLY RIDGE AND INDIAN BEACH.

LAT...LON 3445 7752 3446 7749 3448 7758 3454 7760
      3467 7738 3461 7745 3452 7737 3454 7734
      3454 7733 3455 7732 3458 7740 3459 7740
      3468 7736 3490 7695 3470 7681 3469 7681
      3464 7710 3477 7714 3464 7712 3444 7752
TIME...MOT...LOC 2058Z 239DEG 49KT 3444 7760
$$

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SPECIAL WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
443 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

NCZ105>110-272130-
COASTAL NEW HANOVER-INLAND BRUNSWICK-COASTAL PENDER-INLAND
PENDER-INLAND NEW HANOVER-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-INLAND NEW
HANOVER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-INLAND
BRUNSWICK-COASTAL PENDER-
443 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS NEAR CAPE FEAR...

AT 442 PM EDT...AN AREA OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS OVER PORTERS
NECK...OR NEAR FIGURE EIGHT ISLAND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 MPH.

PEA SIZE HAIL IS POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
WILMINGTON...LELAND...OAK ISLAND...CAROLINA BEACH...WRIGHTSVILLE
BEACH...KURE BEACH...SURF CITY...CASWELL BEACH...BALD HEAD ISLAND...
SNOWS CUT...NORTH MASONBORO ISLAND...SOUTH MASONBORO ISLAND...OCEAN
CREST PIER...RICH INLET...FIGURE EIGHT ISLAND...YAUPON BEACH...JOHNNY
MERCER PIER...HAMPSTEAD...BOILING SPRING LAKES AND ST. JAMES.

THIS INCLUDES THE FOLLOWING HIGHWAYS...
 INTERSTATE 40 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 409 AND 416.
 INTERSTATE 140  US ROUTE 74 BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 431 AND 434.
 US ROUTE 17 IN BRUNSWICK COUNTY BETWEEN MILE MARKERS 31 AND 44.

TORRENTIAL RAINFALL IS ALSO OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM...AND MAY CAUSE
LOCALIZED FLOODING. DO NOT DRIVE YOUR VEHICLE THROUGH FLOODED
ROADWAYS.

LAT...LON 3427 7774 3417 7782 3391 7795 3384 7796
      3385 7800 3389 7802 3390 7805 3391 7823
      3433 7802 3462 7764 3448 7758 3446 7755
      3442 7755
TIME...MOT...LOC 2042Z 241DEG 37KT 3433 7780
$$

JDW


Marine Weather Statement


MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
458 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

AMZ250-252-270-272-272200-
458 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC FROM 20 TO 40
  NM...
  WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM...

AT 455 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS... CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS AND SMALL
HAIL. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED FROM TOPSAIL BEACH...TO
CAPE FEAR SEA BUOY...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FRYING PAN SHOALS LIGHT TOWER...RARITAN WRECK...10 MILE ROCKS...
SCHOOL HOUSE REEF...10 MILE BOXCARS...TOPSAIL BOXCARS...CAPE FEAR SEA
BUOY...FORT FISHER...KURE BEACH POINT...WRECK 33...NORTH MASONBORO
ISLAND...DALLAS ROCK...TOPSAIL TIRE REEF...BUOY OFF CAROLINA BEACH...
5 MILE BOXCARS...DREDGE WRECK...WR2...CAPE FEAR KNUCKLE BUOY...MOUNT
DIRFY`S WRECK AND BILLY MURRELL REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

YOUR BEST COURSE OF ACTION DURING THUNDERSTORMS IS TO SEEK SAFE
HARBOR. HOWEVER IF YOU ARE CAUGHT ON THE OPEN WATER...STAY BELOW DECK
IF POSSIBLE AND STAY AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL OBJECTS UNTIL THIS
STORM PASSES. MAKE SURE EVERYONE ON BOARD IS WEARING LIFE JACKETS.
THOSE REMAINING ON THE WATER CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...
LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS.

&&

LAT...LON 3412 7714 3356 7735 3341 7745 3361 7826
      3363 7828 3391 7810 3389 7802 3386 7800
      3384 7796 3391 7795 3417 7783 3431 7770
      3444 7752

$$

JDW


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
347 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

NCZ106-108-110-SCZ054-056-282000-
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-COASTAL HORRY-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
347 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

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

   FREEZE WATCH.

FOR SUNDAY NIGHT...
LOW TEMPERATURES SHOULD REMAIN ABOVE FREEZING...BUT THERE IS THE
POTENTIAL FOR FROST IN NORMALLY-FROST PRONE INLAND LOCATIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
347 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

NCZ087-096-099-105-107-109-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-053-055-282000-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-INLAND NEW HANOVER-
INLAND BRUNSWICK-MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-
WILLIAMSBURG-INLAND HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-
347 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

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

   FREEZE WATCH.

FOR SUNDAY NIGHT...
LOW TEMPERATURES SHOULD REMAIN ABOVE FREEZING...BUT THERE IS THE
POTENTIAL FOR FROST IN NORMALLY-FROST PRONE INLAND LOCATIONS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$
DCH

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
347 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

AMZ254-256-282000-
LITTLE RIVER INLET TO MURRELLS INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
MURRELLS INLET TO SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC OUT 20 NM-
347 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON 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 EXERCISE CAUTION.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION CONDITIONS POSSIBLE MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
347 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

AMZ250-252-282000-
SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM-
CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM-
347 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT SATURDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON 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...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

SMALL CRAFT EXERCISE CAUTION CONDITIONS POSSIBLE MONDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
249 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

NCZ028-042-043-073>078-083>086-088-089-281900-
EDGECOMBE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-STANLY-MONTGOMERY-MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-WAYNE-
ANSON-RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-SAMPSON-
249 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...FREEZE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM LATE SATURDAY NIGHT THROUGH SUNDAY
MORNING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SATURDAY THROUGH THURSDAY.

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.

$$

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