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Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
753 PM EDT Mon May 20 2024

NCZ107-210400-
/O.CON.KILM.CF.Y.0050.000000T0000Z-240521T0400Z/
Inland New Hanover-
753 PM EDT Mon May 20 2024

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Up to one foot of inundation above ground level in low-
  lying areas near shorelines and tidal waterways.

* WHERE...The lower Cape Fear River including downtown
  Wilmington.

* WHEN...Until midnight EDT tonight.

* IMPACTS...Portions of Battleship Road and USS North Carolina
  Road observe minor coastal flooding up to one foot in depth.
  In downtown Wilmington, sections of Water Street observe minor
  flooding up to one half foot in depth. Check with local
  officials for any road closures or impacts.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...Affected areas listed are based on
  average tide conditions. Additional locations may experience
  flooding during periods of heavy rainfall, high winds, or
  other factors.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

If travel is required, allow extra time as some roads may be
closed. Do not drive around barricades or through water of
unknown depth. Take the necessary actions to protect flood-prone
property.

&&

Time of high total tides are approximate to the nearest hour.

Cape Fear River at Wilmington
MLLW Categories - Minor 5.5 ft, Moderate 6.8 ft, Major 10.0 ft
MHHW Categories - Minor 0.8 ft, Moderate 2.1 ft, Major 5.3 ft

             Total      Total    Departure
 Day/Time    Tide       Tide     from Norm   Waves    Flood
            ft MLLW    ft MHHW       ft       ft      Impact
 --------  ---------  ---------  ---------  -------  --------
 20/09 PM     6.0        1.3        1.4       N/A     Minor
 21/09 AM     5.3        0.6        1.4       N/A      None
 21/09 PM     5.9        1.2        1.2       N/A     Minor
 22/10 AM     4.9        0.2        1.1       N/A      None
 22/10 PM     5.8        1.1        1.0       N/A     Minor
 23/10 AM     4.7        0.0        0.9       N/A      None

&&

$$

ABW


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
336 PM EDT Mon May 20 2024

AMZ152-210400-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-240521T0400Z/
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
336 PM EDT Mon May 20 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Northeast winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt and
  seas 4 to 6 ft.

* WHERE...The coastal waters from Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras.

* WHEN...Until midnight EDT tonight.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

Martin

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
336 PM EDT Mon May 20 2024

AMZ154-210400-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0048.000000T0000Z-240521T0400Z/
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
336 PM EDT Mon May 20 2024

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT
TONIGHT...

* WHAT...Northeast winds 10 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt and seas
  4 to 6 ft.

* WHERE...The coastal waters from Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke
  Inlet.

* WHEN...Until midnight EDT tonight.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$


Beach Hazards Statement


Coastal Hazard Message
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
754 PM EDT Mon May 20 2024

NCZ203-205-211200-
/O.CAN.KMHX.BH.S.0018.000000T0000Z-240521T0000Z/
/O.NEW.KMHX.BH.S.0019.240521T0000Z-240522T0000Z/
Northern Outer Banks-Hatteras Island-
754 PM EDT Mon May 20 2024

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

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents.

* WHERE...The beaches north of Cape Hatteras.

* WHEN...Through Tuesday evening.

* IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away
  from shore into deeper water.

* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The most likely time for strong rip
  currents to occur is a couple hours either side of low tide,
  which will occur around noon Tuesday.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Life-threatening rip currents. If caught in a rip current, remain
calm. Swim in a direction following the shoreline. 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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
803 PM EDT Mon May 20 2024

NCZ203-205-220015-
Northern Outer Banks-Hatteras Island-
803 PM EDT Mon May 20 2024

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT IN EFFECT THROUGH TUESDAY 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...Tuesday through Sunday.

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 Wilmington NC
755 PM EDT Mon May 20 2024

NCZ107-220000-
Inland New Hanover-
755 PM EDT Mon May 20 2024

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT TONIGHT...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southeast 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.

   Coastal Flood Advisory.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Tuesday through Sunday.

Minor coastal flooding along the lower Cape Fear River at Downtown
Wilmington is possible during evening high tides through midweek.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

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