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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC
922 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING IS EXTENDED FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVERS 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.

&&

NCC107-180122-
/O.EXT.KMHX.FL.W.0013.000000T0000Z-140921T0400Z/
/KINN7.1.ER.140914T0722Z.140917T0600Z.140920T2200Z.NO/
922 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING EXTENDED FOR
  THE NEUSE RIVER AT KINSTON.
* UNTIL LATE SATURDAY NIGHT...OR UNTIL THE WARNING IS CANCELLED.
* AT  8 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 16.5 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 14.0 FEET.
* IMPACT...AT 17.0 FEET...WIDESPREAD LOW LAND FLOODING ADJACENT TO THE
  RIVER CAN BE EXPECTED. CAMP GROUNDS AND PICNIC AREAS AT THE NATURE
  CENTER IN KINSTON BEGIN TO FLOOD.

&&
                  FLD  OBSERVED        FORECAST 8PM
LOCATION          STG  STG  DAY TIME   WED   THU   FRI
  KINSTON         14  16.5 TUE 08 PM   16.5  15.9  15.0

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

$$


Flood Advisory


FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
835 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...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/LAKES AHPS LINK.

&&

NCC141-171635-
/O.CON.KILM.FL.Y.0004.000000T0000Z-140922T0100Z/
/BGWN7.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/
835 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

THE FLOOD ADVISORY CONTINUES FOR
  THE NORTHEAST CAPE FEAR NEAR BURGAW
* UNTIL SUNDAY EVENING.
* AT 7 PM TUESDAY THE STAGE WAS 7.7 FEET.
* ADVISORY STAGE IS 8.0 FEET.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 8.8 FEET BY THURSDAY MORNING.
* 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
710 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...ELEVATED SEAS EXPECTED TO DEVELOP IN LONG PERIOD SOUTHEAST
SWELL TONIGHT AND WEDNESDAY...

.LONG PERIOD SWELL FROM DISTANT HURRICANE EDOUARD WILL GRADUALLY
BUILD SEAS TO 4 TO 6 FEET ACROSS THE COASTAL WATERS TONIGHT AND
WEDNESDAY. SEAS WILL SLOWLY SUBSIDE WEDNESDAY NIGHT AND
THURSDAY...THOUGH ELEVATED SEAS MAY LINGER ACROSS THE CENTRAL
WATERS INTO THE WEEKEND WITH GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS.

AMZ156-158-171115-
/O.EXT.KMHX.SC.Y.0081.140917T1800Z-140918T0900Z/
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
710 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT FROM 2 PM WEDNESDAY TO 5 AM
EDT THURSDAY...

* WINDS...NORTHEAST 10 TO 15 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 20 KT.

* SEAS...3 TO 5 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.

&&

$$


Beach Hazards Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
813 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...ELEVATED THREAT OF RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK THROUGH
WEDNESDAY...

.SWELL FROM DISTANT HURRICANE EDOUARD ARE APPROACHING THE EAST
COAST AND WILL PRODUCE DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK AND STRONG RIP
CURRENTS ALONG AREA BEACHES THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

NCZ098-171215-
/O.EXA.KMHX.BH.S.0018.000000T0000Z-140918T0000Z/
ONSLOW-
813 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY HAS ISSUED
A BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT...WHICH IS IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY
EVENING.

* HAZARDS...MODERATE THREAT OF RIP CURRENTS AND DANGEROUS SHORE
  BREAK.

* LOCATION...ALL AREA BEACHES.

* TIMING AND TIDES...THE MOST LIKELY TIME FOR DANGEROUS RIP
  CURRENTS IS A FEW HOURS EITHER SIDE OF LOW TIDE...WHICH WILL
  OCCUR AROUND 9 AM WEDNESDAY.

* POTENTIAL IMPACTS...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 POSTED NEAR BEACH ACCESS
POINTS AND LIFEGUARD STATIONS.

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...SINCE IT CAN
EXHAUST AND EVEN KILL THE STRONGEST SWIMMER.

SHORE BREAK OCCURS WHEN WAVES BREAK DIRECTLY ON THE BEACH. THE
MOST COMMON INJURIES WITH STRONG SHORE BREAK ARE NECK AND BACK
INJURIES...WHICH MOST OFTEN OCCUR WHEN THE POWERFUL SURF THROWS A
SWIMMER OR SURFER HEAD FIRST INTO THE BOTTOM. IT IS EXTREMELY
IMPORTANT TO PROTECT YOUR HEAD AND NECK WHENEVER YOU ARE IN
BREAKING WAVES BY KEEPING YOUR HANDS IN FRONT OF YOU AT ALL TIMES.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
735 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

NCZ106-108-110-SCZ054-056-172345-
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL BRUNSWICK-COASTAL HORRY-
COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
735 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM EDT WEDNESDAY
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

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

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

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

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

   MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

AN ELEVATED RIP CURRENT RISK IS EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO LATE
WEEK.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

9

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK...UPDATED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC
655 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

NCZ021>023-038>040-073>077-083>086-088-089-172300-
FORSYTH-GUILFORD-ALAMANCE-DAVIDSON-RANDOLPH-CHATHAM-STANLY-
MONTGOMERY-MOORE-LEE-HARNETT-ANSON-RICHMOND-SCOTLAND-HOKE-CUMBERLAND-
SAMPSON-
655 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR CENTRAL NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THROUGH 8 AM WEDNESDAY.

SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED THIS EVENING AS
A COLD FRONT APPROACHES FROM THE NORTHWEST. A FEW STORMS MAY
PRODUCE DIME TO QUARTER SIZE HAIL AND A BRIEF PERIOD OF DAMAGING
WIND GUSTS UP TO 60 MPH.

THE THREAT FOR AN ISOLATED SEVERE STORM WILL BE GREATEST ACROSS THE
TRIAD AND SOUTHWEST PIEDMONT BETWEEN 7 AND 11 PM THIS EVENING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...8 AM WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTERS SHOULD REPORT ANY SIGNIFICANT WEATHER THIS EVENING TO
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RALEIGH AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
406 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

NCZ095-098-103-104-172015-
CARTERET-ONSLOW-OUTER BANKS DARE-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
406 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM EDT THIS EVENING
THROUGH WEDNESDAY EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TONIGHT.

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

   BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT.

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

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

   BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
ISSUED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
257 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

GAZ010-017-018-026-028-029-NCZ033-035>037-048>053-056>059-062>065-
068>072-082-501>510-SCZ001>014-019-171900-
RABUN-HABERSHAM-STEPHENS-FRANKLIN-HART-ELBERT-AVERY-ALEXANDER-
IREDELL-DAVIE-MADISON-YANCEY-MITCHELL-SWAIN-HAYWOOD-BUNCOMBE-CATAWBA-
ROWAN-GRAHAM-NORTHERN JACKSON-MACON-SOUTHERN JACKSON-TRANSYLVANIA-
HENDERSON-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION NC-
CALDWELL MOUNTAINS-GREATER CALDWELL-BURKE MOUNTAINS-GREATER BURKE-
MCDOWELL MOUNTAINS-EASTERN MCDOWELL-RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-
GREATER RUTHERFORD-POLK MOUNTAINS-EASTERN POLK-OCONEE MOUNTAINS-
PICKENS MOUNTAINS-GREENVILLE MOUNTAINS-GREATER OCONEE-
GREATER PICKENS-GREATER GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG-CHEROKEE-YORK-
ANDERSON-ABBEVILLE-LAURENS-UNION SC-CHESTER-GREENWOOD-
257 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST GEORGIA...PIEDMONT
NORTH CAROLINA...WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

ISOLATED TO SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP ALONG
THE BLUE RIDGE THIS AFTERNOON BEFORE SLIDING SOUTHEAST INTO THE
SC UPSTATE...NORTHEAST GA...AND NC PIEDMONT BY EARLY EVENING.
MODEST INSTABILITY AND INCREASING SHEAR AHEAD OF AN APPROACHING
UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL PRESENT AN ENVIRONMENT FAVORABLE FOR A FEW
STRONG THUNDERSTORMS. THE PRIMARY THREATS WITH ANY OF THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE GUSTY WINDS AND FREQUENT CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTING.

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

..WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..FRIDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SATURDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..SUNDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..MONDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

NONE.

$$

CDG

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE COLUMBIA SC
1235 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

GAZ040-063>065-077-SCZ015-016-018-020>022-025>031-035>038-041-171645-
LINCOLN-MCDUFFIE-COLUMBIA-RICHMOND-BURKE-LANCASTER-CHESTERFIELD-
MCCORMICK-NEWBERRY-FAIRFIELD-KERSHAW-EDGEFIELD-SALUDA-LEXINGTON-
RICHLAND-LEE-AIKEN-SUMTER-BARNWELL-ORANGEBURG-CALHOUN-CLARENDON-
BAMBERG-
1235 PM EDT TUE SEP 16 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR EAST CENTRAL GEORGIA AND
CENTRAL SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

A FEW THUNDERSTORMS LATE THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING COULD POSSIBLY
CONTAIN DAMAGING WIND.

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

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

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