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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC
954 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in North
Carolina...
  Neuse River At Kinston affecting Lenoir County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas. Most flood deaths occur
in automobiles when people try to drive through flooded areas.

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio...local
radio...media or cable TV.

&&

NCC107-041454-
/O.CON.KMHX.FL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/KINN7.1.ER.150302T1730Z.150304T1800Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
954 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Neuse River At Kinston.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9 AM Tuesday the stage was 14.5 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 14.8 feet by
  early tomorrow afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact...At 15.0 feet...Minor low land flooding adjacent to the
  river can be expected.

&&
                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 7AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Wed   Thu   Fri
  Kinston         14  14.5 Tue 10 AM   14.7  14.8  14.7

LAT...LON 3528 7763 3527 7757 3526 7753 3522 7754
          3522 7759 3522 7764

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC
953 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...The Flood Warning continues for the following river in North
Carolina...
  Contentnea Creek Near Hookerton affecting Greene...Lenoir and Pitt
  Counties

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas. Most flood deaths occur
in automobiles when people try to drive through flooded areas.

Stay tuned to developments by listening to NOAA Weather Radio...local
radio...media or cable TV.

&&

NCC079-107-147-041453-
/O.CON.KMHX.FL.W.0007.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/HOKN7.1.ER.150301T1400Z.150303T1115Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
953 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

The Flood Warning continues for
  The Contentnea Creek Near Hookerton.
* until further notice...Or until the warning is cancelled.
* At 9 AM Tuesday the stage was 13.4 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 13.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue rising to near 13.4 feet by this
  afternoon then begin falling.
* Impact...At 13.0 feet...Flood stage. Minor flooding of low lying
  areas adjacent to creek can be expected.

&&
                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 7AM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Wed   Thu   Fri
  Hookerton       13  13.4 Tue 09 AM   13.4  13.4  13.3

LAT...LON 3549 7768 3542 7744 3535 7741 3535 7747
          3539 7756 3544 7771

$$


Gale Warning


OFFSHORE WATERS FORECAST
NWS OCEAN PREDICTION CENTER WASHINGTON DC
1010 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

W CENTRAL N ATLC CONTINENTAL SHELF AND SLOPE WATERS BEYOND 20
NM...TO 250 NM OFFSHORE...INCLUDING S OF GEORGES BANK FROM 1000
FM TO...250 NM OFFSHORE

SEAS GIVEN AS SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT...WHICH IS THE AVERAGE
HEIGHT OF THE HIGHEST 1/3 OF THE WAVES. INDIVIDUAL WAVES MAY BE
MORE THAN TWICE THE SIGNIFICANT WAVE HEIGHT.

ANZ828-040315-
CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO 100 NM OFFSHORE-
1010 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...GALE WARNING...

.TODAY...E WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING S TO SE 5 TO 15 KT. SEAS
3 TO 5 FT.
.TONIGHT...S WINDS INCREASING TO 20 TO 30 KT...THEN BECOMING SW 25
TO 35 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 6 TO 10 FT. SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A
CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.WED...SW WINDS 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS 6 TO 10 FT.
.WED NIGHT...SW WINDS 20 TO 30 KT...INCREASING TO 25 TO 35 KT. SEAS
7 TO 11 FT.
.THU...W TO SW WINDS 30 TO 40 KT...BECOMING N 20 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO
11 FT.
.THU NIGHT...N WINDS INCREASING TO 30 TO 40 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO
25 TO 30 KT. SEAS BUILDING TO 7 TO 13 FT.
.FRI...N WINDS BECOMING 15 TO 25 KT...THEN DIMINISHING TO 10 TO 15
KT. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 8 FT.
.FRI NIGHT...N WINDS 5 TO 15 KT...BECOMING NW. SEAS SUBSIDING TO 3
TO 6 FT.
.SAT...W WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING SW 10 TO 20 KT. SEAS 3 TO 5 FT.
.SAT NIGHT...SW WINDS 15 TO 25 KT...BECOMING W. SEAS BUILDING TO 5
TO 9 FT.

$$


Flood Advisory


FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
953 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...The Flood Advisory continues for the following river in North Carolina...

   Northeast Cape Fear Near Burgaw affecting Pender County

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

People with interests along the river should take the necessary precautions to
protect life and property from the flood waters.

Additional information is available on our website at weather.gov/ilm under the
"Rivers and Lakes" link.

&&

NCC141-040653-
/O.CON.KILM.FL.Y.0001.000000T0000Z-150306T1505Z/
/BGWN7.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
953 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

The Flood Advisory continues for
  The Northeast Cape Fear Near Burgaw
* until Friday morning.
* At 09 AM Tuesday the stage was 9.8 feet.
* Advisory stage is 8.0 feet.
* The river will remain near 9.8 feet..then begin to slowly recede tomorrow
  evening.
* Impact...At 8.0 feet...Water affects the lowest portions of River Bend Road and
  River Birch Road.

&&

LAT...LON 3472 7798 3472 7786 3460 7776 3445 7779
          3444 7788 3457 7788

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
311 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS DEVELOPING THIS EVENING AND LASTING
THROUGH FRIDAY...

.STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING AHEAD
OF A STRONG COLD FRONT. WINDS WILL BECOME NORTH ON THURSDAY BEHIND
THE FRONT AND CONTINUE TO BE GUSTY. NORTHERLY GALE CONDITIONS
WILL BE POSSIBLE BEHIND THE COLD FRONT. SEAS WILL PEAK IN THE 8 TO
11 FOOT RANGE THURSDAY EVENING.

AMZ152-154-156-158-040030-
/O.CAN.KMHX.SC.Y.0034.000000T0000Z-150303T1000Z/
/O.NEW.KMHX.SC.Y.0036.150304T0000Z-150307T0000Z/
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-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
311 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS EVENING TO 7 PM
EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 7 PM THIS
EVENING TO 7 PM EST FRIDAY. THE SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY HAS BEEN
CANCELLED.

* WINDS...SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NORTH LATE
  THURSDAY.

* SEAS...7 TO 10 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
311 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT CONDITIONS DEVELOPING THIS EVENING AND LASTING
THROUGH FRIDAY...

.STRONG SOUTH TO SOUTHWEST WINDS WILL DEVELOP THIS EVENING AHEAD
OF A STRONG COLD FRONT. WINDS WILL BECOME NORTH ON THURSDAY BEHIND
THE FRONT AND CONTINUE TO BE GUSTY. NORTHERLY GALE CONDITIONS
WILL BE POSSIBLE BEHIND THE COLD FRONT. SEAS WILL PEAK IN THE 8 TO
11 FOOT RANGE THURSDAY EVENING.

AMZ150-040030-
/O.NEW.KMHX.SC.Y.0036.150304T0300Z-150306T1800Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
311 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 1 PM
EST FRIDAY...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS
EVENING TO 1 PM EST FRIDAY.

* WINDS...SOUTHWEST 20 TO 30 KT...BECOMING NORTH ON THURSDAY.

* SEAS...8 TO 11 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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
331 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

AMZ250-252-254-256-042045-
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-
331 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

DENSE SEA FOG SHOULD DEVELOP TONIGHT CREATING SIGNIFICANTLY
REDUCED VISIBILITY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY CONDITIONS ARE POSSIBLE WEDNESDAY NIGHT
THROUGH FRIDAY.

SEA FOG MAY RESULT IN SIGNIFICANTLY REDUCED VISIBILITY WEDNESDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
331 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

NCZ106-108-110-SCZ054-056-042045-
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-COASTAL HORRY-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
331 PM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

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

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

DENSE SEA FOG MAY ROLL ONSHORE TONIGHT CREATING LOW VISIBILITY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

DENSE SEA FOG MAY CONTINUE TO PUSH ONSHORE WEDNESDAY CREATING LOW
VISIBILITY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1007 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

NCZ038>043-073>078-083>086-088-089-041515-
DAVIDSON-RANDOLPH-CHATHAM-WAKE-JOHNSTON-WILSON-STANLY-MONTGOMERY-
MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-WAYNE-ANSON-RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-
SAMPSON-
1007 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

A PERIOD OF LIGHT WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS
NORTHERN PORTIONS OF CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
1007 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

NCZ007>011-021>028-041515-
PERSON-GRANVILLE-VANCE-WARREN-HALIFAX-FORSYTH-GUILFORD-ALAMANCE-
ORANGE-DURHAM-FRANKLIN-NASH-EDGECOMBE-
1007 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

A PERIOD OF LIGHT WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS
NORTHERN PORTIONS OF CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA THURSDAY AFTERNOON.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
552 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

NCZ012>017-030>032-102-041100-
NORTHAMPTON NC-HERTFORD-GATES-PASQUOTANK-CAMDEN-INLAND CURRITUCK-
BERTIE-CHOWAN-PERQUIMANS-OUTER BANKS CURRITUCK-
552 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

RAIN IS EXPECTED TO CHANGE TO SLEET AND SNOW THURSDAY. LIGHT ACCUMULATIONS
ARE POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
411 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

NCZ029-044>047-079>081-090>095-098-103-104-040915-
MARTIN-PITT-WASHINGTON-TYRRELL-MAINLAND DARE-GREENE-BEAUFORT-
MAINLAND HYDE-DUPLIN-LENOIR-JONES-CRAVEN-PAMLICO-CARTERET-ONSLOW-
OUTER BANKS DARE-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
411 AM EST TUE MAR 3 2015

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

A PERIOD OF LIGHT WINTRY PRECIPITATION WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS
MAINLY NORTHERN PORTIONS OF EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA THURSDAY
AFTERNOON AND EVENING.

$$

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