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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY, NC
830 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...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.

&&

NCC107-210000-
/O.EXT.KMHX.FL.W.0003.000000T0000Z-190321T0000Z/
/KINN7.1.ER.190226T0600Z.190304T0946Z.190320T1800Z.NO/
830 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

The Flood Warning extended for
  The Neuse River At Kinston.
* until Wednesday evening.
* At 7 PM Tuesday the stage was 14.1 feet.
* Minor flooding is occurring and Minor flooding is forecast.
* Flood stage is 14.0 feet.
* Forecast...The river will continue to fall to below flood stage by
  early tomorrow afternoon.
* Impact...At 14.0 feet...Water overflows into lowlands adjacent to
  the river. Water access docks are also affected.

&&
                  Fld  Observed         Forecast 8PM
Location          Stg  Stg  Day Time    Wed   Thu   Fri
  Kinston         14  14.1 Tue 07 PM   13.9  13.5  12.7

LAT...LON 3528 7763 3536 7748 3533 7743 3522 7750
       3521 7761 3520 7784 3526 7783

$$


Gale Warning


Offshore Waters Forecast
NWS Ocean Prediction Center Washington DC
1022 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

West central North Atlantic continental shelf and slope waters
beyond 20 nm to 250 nm offshore, including south 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.

ANZ833-210230-
Cape Hatteras to Cape Fear to 100 nm offshore-
1022 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...GALE WARNING...

.TONIGHT...E to NE winds 25 to 35 kt. Seas 10 to 15 ft. Showers.
.WED...E to NE winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming E 20 to 30 kt. Seas
10 to 17 ft. Scattered showers.
.WED NIGHT...E winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming SE. Seas subsiding to 9
to 14 ft. Scattered showers.
.THU...S to SE winds 20 to 30 kt, becoming W to SW 15 to 25 kt.
Seas subsiding to 6 to 11 ft. Scattered showers and TSTMs.
.THU NIGHT...W to NW winds 15 to 25 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.FRI...W to NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 7 to 12 ft.
.FRI NIGHT...W winds 25 to 35 kt, becoming NW 20 to 30 kt. Seas
7 to 12 ft.
.SAT...NW winds 20 to 30 kt. Seas 6 to 10 ft.
.SAT NIGHT...NW winds 10 to 20 kt. Seas 4 to 8 ft.
.SUN...N winds 5 to 10 kt, becoming W. Seas 3 to 6 ft.
.SUN NIGHT...SW winds 5 to 15 kt, increasing to 10 to 20 kt.
Seas 2 to 4 ft.

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
959 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

AMZ250-252-201100-
/O.EXT.KILM.SC.Y.0018.000000T0000Z-190320T0200Z/
/O.NEW.KILM.GL.W.0003.190320T0200Z-190320T1900Z/
Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out
20 nm-
959 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EDT WEDNESDAY...

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a Gale
Warning, which is in effect until 3 PM EDT Wednesday.

* WINDS...Northeast 25 to 35 kt with gusts up to 40 kt early
  Wednesday.

* SEAS...7 to 10 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly
recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe
harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
255 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY...
...STRONG WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH
LATE WEEK...

.Gale Force winds will continue into Wednesday morning for the
waters south of Oregon Inlet. Northeast winds 25 to 35 knots have
developed in response to the gradient between high pressure to the
north and low pressure developing to the south. Seas will build
to 7 to 10 feet tonight, highest across the outer central and
southern waters. Looking ahead, Small Craft Advisory conditions
are expected to continue across the coastal waters through late
week as several weather systems traverse the area.

AMZ156-158-200900-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-190320T1200Z/
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
255 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...Northeast 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 40 kt.

* SEAS...6 to 9 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly
recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe
harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
255 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY...
...STRONG WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH
LATE WEEK...

.Gale Force winds will continue into Wednesday morning for the
waters south of Oregon Inlet. Northeast winds 25 to 35 knots have
developed in response to the gradient between high pressure to the
north and low pressure developing to the south. Seas will build
to 7 to 10 feet tonight, highest across the outer central and
southern waters. Looking ahead, Small Craft Advisory conditions
are expected to continue across the coastal waters through late
week as several weather systems traverse the area.

AMZ152-154-200900-
/O.CON.KMHX.GL.W.0008.000000T0000Z-190320T1200Z/
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-
255 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...GALE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 AM EDT WEDNESDAY...

* WINDS...Northeast 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to 35 kt.

* SEAS...7 to 10 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Gale Warning means winds of 34 to 47 knots are imminent or
occurring. Operating a vessel in gale conditions requires
experience and properly equipped vessels. It is highly
recommended that mariners without the proper experience seek safe
harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1247 AM EDT Wed Mar 20 2019

ANZ658-201300-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0032.000000T0000Z-190321T1100Z/
Coastal waters from NC VA border to Currituck Beach Light NC out
20 nm-
1247 AM EDT Wed Mar 20 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EDT
THURSDAY...

* Wind: North to northeast 15 to 20 knots with gusts to 25 knots
  becoming east at around 15 knots late Wednesday through
  Wednesday night.

* Seas: 4 to 6 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots and/or
seas of 5 feet or greater over the coastal waters are expected to
produce hazardous boating conditions to small craft.
Inexperienced mariners...especially those operating smaller
vessels...should avoid navigating in these conditions.

Mariners should pay close attention to the marine forecast...and
consider wind and sea conditions in planning.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Wakefield VA
1247 AM EDT Wed Mar 20 2019

ANZ633-201300-
/O.CON.KAKQ.SC.Y.0032.000000T0000Z-190320T1700Z/
Currituck Sound-
1247 AM EDT Wed Mar 20 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS
AFTERNOON...

* Wind: North to northeast 15 to 20 knots with a few gusts to 25
  knots.

* Waves: Around 2 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots over
the Currituck Sound are expected to produce hazardous boating
conditions to small craft. Inexperienced mariners...especially
those operating smaller vessels...should avoid navigating in
these conditions. Mariners should pay close attention to the
marine forecast...and consider wind and sea conditions in
planning.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
255 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY...
...STRONG WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH
LATE WEEK...

.Gale Force winds will continue into Wednesday morning for the
waters south of Oregon Inlet. Northeast winds 25 to 35 knots have
developed in response to the gradient between high pressure to the
north and low pressure developing to the south. Seas will build
to 7 to 10 feet tonight, highest across the outer central and
southern waters. Looking ahead, Small Craft Advisory conditions
are expected to continue across the coastal waters through late
week as several weather systems traverse the area.

AMZ130-131-200900-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0031.000000T0000Z-190320T1800Z/
Albemarle Sound-Alligator River-
255 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

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

* WINDS...Northeast 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* WAVES...2 to 3 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
and/or seas of 6 feet 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
255 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY...
...STRONG WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH
LATE WEEK...

.Gale Force winds will continue into Wednesday morning for the
waters south of Oregon Inlet. Northeast winds 25 to 35 knots have
developed in response to the gradient between high pressure to the
north and low pressure developing to the south. Seas will build
to 7 to 10 feet tonight, highest across the outer central and
southern waters. Looking ahead, Small Craft Advisory conditions
are expected to continue across the coastal waters through late
week as several weather systems traverse the area.

AMZ135-200900-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0031.000000T0000Z-190320T1800Z/
Pamlico Sound-
255 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

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

* WINDS...Northeast 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 35 kt.

* WAVES...2 to 4 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
and/or seas of 6 feet 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.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
255 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...GALE FORCE WINDS WILL CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY WEDNESDAY...
...STRONG WINDS AND ELEVATED SEAS ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH
LATE WEEK...

.Gale Force winds will continue into Wednesday morning for the
waters south of Oregon Inlet. Northeast winds 25 to 35 knots have
developed in response to the gradient between high pressure to the
north and low pressure developing to the south. Seas will build
to 7 to 10 feet tonight, highest across the outer central and
southern waters. Looking ahead, Small Craft Advisory conditions
are expected to continue across the coastal waters through late
week as several weather systems traverse the area.

AMZ150-200900-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0031.000000T0000Z-190322T2200Z/
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
255 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM EDT FRIDAY...

* WINDS...North 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt.

* SEAS...5 to 7 feet.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 25 to 33 knots
and/or seas of 6 feet 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.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
1050 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

NCZ107-210300-
Inland New Hanover-
1050 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southeast North Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Hazardous weather is not expected at this time.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Wednesday through Monday.

For Wed thru Fri,
High tide along the lower Cape Fear River will reach minor coastal
flood thresholds for up to 3 hours centered around high tide each day.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
1050 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

AMZ250-252-210300-
Coastal waters from Surf City to Cape Fear NC out 20 nm-
Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20 nm-
1050 PM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM EDT WEDNESDAY...

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the adjacent Coastal Waters.

.DAY ONE...Tonight.

Please listen to NOAA Weather Radio or go to weather.gov on the
Internet for more information about the following hazards.

   Gale Warning.

.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.

   Gale Warning.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
406 AM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

NCZ095-103-104-200815-
Carteret-Outer Banks Dare-Outer Banks Hyde-
406 AM EDT Tue Mar 19 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for eastern North Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight.

Breezy along the coast today, with northeast wind gusts 25 to 35
mph.

.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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