Coastal Flood Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR NORTH CAROLINA...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
411 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY OUTER BANKS DARE THROUGH THIS
MORNING...
...DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS FOR ALL AREA BEACHES THROUGH TODAY...
...VERY ROUGH SURF AND BEACH EROSION POSSIBLE NORTH OF HATTERAS
INLET THIS MORNING...

.LONG PERIOD SWELL FROM TROPICAL CYCLONE JOSE WILL CONTINUE TO
IMPACT EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BEACHES INTO THIS MORNING RESULTING
IN OCEAN OVERWASH NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS, A HIGH THREAT OF RIP
CURRENTS, DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK, VERY ROUGH SURF AND MINOR TO
MODERATE BEACH EROSION FROM HATTERAS INLET NORTH. DANGEROUS RIP
CURRENTS AND ROUGH SURF WILL LIKELY CONTINUE AT AREA BEACHES
THROUGH MUCH OF THE WEEK.

NCZ103-202100-
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/O.COR.KMHX.CF.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-170920T1500Z/
/O.COR.KMHX.BH.S.0051.000000T0000Z-170921T0000Z/
OUTER BANKS DARE-
411 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

* HAZARDS...A HIGH THREAT OF STRONG RIP CURRENT AND DANGEROUS
  SHORE BREAK. OCEAN OVERWASH WITH COASTAL FLOODING 1 TO 2 FEET
  ABOVE GROUND LEVEL, ESPECIALLY NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS. VERY
  ROUGH SURF WITH MINOR TO MODERATE BEACH EROSION.

* LOCATION...RIP CURRENTS, ALL AREA BEACHES. MOST SIGNIFICANT
  COASTAL FLOODING AND OVERWASH WILL BE FROM CAPE HATTERAS NORTH.

* POTENTIAL IMPACTS...HIGHWAY 12 FROM CAPE HATTERAS NORTH MAY BE
  FLOODED AND IMPASSABLE AROUND THE 8 AM HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING,
  WITH BEACH AND DUNE EROSION AS WELL.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* SURF HEIGHT...5 TO 8 FEET, SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET THIS
  AFTERNOON.

* TIMING AND TIDES...THE MOST LIKELY TIME FOR STRONG RIP CURRENTS
  IS A COUPLE OF HOURS EITHER SIDE OF LOW TIDE, WHICH WILL OCCUR
  AROUND 2 PM TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA, PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND
DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT THE CURRENT.
SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. WHEN OUT OF THE
CURRENT, SWIM BACK TO SHORE. 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.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.

&&

$$

High Surf Advisory

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR NORTH CAROLINA...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
411 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY OUTER BANKS DARE THROUGH THIS
MORNING...
...DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS FOR ALL AREA BEACHES THROUGH TODAY...
...VERY ROUGH SURF AND BEACH EROSION POSSIBLE NORTH OF HATTERAS
INLET THIS MORNING...

.LONG PERIOD SWELL FROM TROPICAL CYCLONE JOSE WILL CONTINUE TO
IMPACT EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BEACHES INTO THIS MORNING RESULTING
IN OCEAN OVERWASH NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS, A HIGH THREAT OF RIP
CURRENTS, DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK, VERY ROUGH SURF AND MINOR TO
MODERATE BEACH EROSION FROM HATTERAS INLET NORTH. DANGEROUS RIP
CURRENTS AND ROUGH SURF WILL LIKELY CONTINUE AT AREA BEACHES
THROUGH MUCH OF THE WEEK.

NCZ103-202100-
/O.COR.KMHX.SU.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-170920T1500Z/
/O.COR.KMHX.CF.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-170920T1500Z/
/O.COR.KMHX.BH.S.0051.000000T0000Z-170921T0000Z/
OUTER BANKS DARE-
411 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

* HAZARDS...A HIGH THREAT OF STRONG RIP CURRENT AND DANGEROUS
  SHORE BREAK. OCEAN OVERWASH WITH COASTAL FLOODING 1 TO 2 FEET
  ABOVE GROUND LEVEL, ESPECIALLY NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS. VERY
  ROUGH SURF WITH MINOR TO MODERATE BEACH EROSION.

* LOCATION...RIP CURRENTS, ALL AREA BEACHES. MOST SIGNIFICANT
  COASTAL FLOODING AND OVERWASH WILL BE FROM CAPE HATTERAS NORTH.

* POTENTIAL IMPACTS...HIGHWAY 12 FROM CAPE HATTERAS NORTH MAY BE
  FLOODED AND IMPASSABLE AROUND THE 8 AM HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING,
  WITH BEACH AND DUNE EROSION AS WELL.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* SURF HEIGHT...5 TO 8 FEET, SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET THIS
  AFTERNOON.

* TIMING AND TIDES...THE MOST LIKELY TIME FOR STRONG RIP CURRENTS
  IS A COUPLE OF HOURS EITHER SIDE OF LOW TIDE, WHICH WILL OCCUR
  AROUND 2 PM TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA, PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND
DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT THE CURRENT.
SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. WHEN OUT OF THE
CURRENT, SWIM BACK TO SHORE. 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.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.

&&

$$

Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
359 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...ELEVATED SEAS WILL PERSIST INTO THE WEEKEND...

.LINGERING SWELL ENERGY WILL PRODUCE ELEVATED SEAS OVER THE
NORTHERN WATERS INTO THURSDAY AND FOR THE CENTRAL WATERS THROUGH
THE WEEKEND.

AMZ150-202100-
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0088.000000T0000Z-170921T1000Z/
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC OUT 20 NM-
359 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT
THURSDAY...

* WINDS...WEST 10 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT.

* SEAS...6 TO 9 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.

&&

$$


Beach Hazards Statement

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR NORTH CAROLINA...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
411 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY OUTER BANKS DARE THROUGH THIS
MORNING...
...DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS FOR ALL AREA BEACHES THROUGH TODAY...
...VERY ROUGH SURF AND BEACH EROSION POSSIBLE NORTH OF HATTERAS
INLET THIS MORNING...

.LONG PERIOD SWELL FROM TROPICAL CYCLONE JOSE WILL CONTINUE TO
IMPACT EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BEACHES INTO THIS MORNING RESULTING
IN OCEAN OVERWASH NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS, A HIGH THREAT OF RIP
CURRENTS, DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK, VERY ROUGH SURF AND MINOR TO
MODERATE BEACH EROSION FROM HATTERAS INLET NORTH. DANGEROUS RIP
CURRENTS AND ROUGH SURF WILL LIKELY CONTINUE AT AREA BEACHES
THROUGH MUCH OF THE WEEK.

NCZ095-104-202100-
/O.CON.KMHX.BH.S.0051.000000T0000Z-170921T0000Z/
CARTERET-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
411 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

* HAZARDS...A HIGH THREAT OF STRONG RIP CURRENT AND DANGEROUS
  SHORE BREAK.

* LOCATION...ALL AREA BEACHES.

* TIMING AND TIDES...THE MOST LIKELY TIME FOR STRONG RIP CURRENTS
  IS A COUPLE OF HOURS EITHER SIDE OF LOW TIDE, WHICH WILL OCCUR
  AROUND 2 PM TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT THE CURRENT.
SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. WHEN OUT OF THE
CURRENT, SWIM BACK TO SHORE. 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.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.

&&

$$


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR NORTH CAROLINA...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
411 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY OUTER BANKS DARE THROUGH THIS
MORNING...
...DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS FOR ALL AREA BEACHES THROUGH TODAY...
...VERY ROUGH SURF AND BEACH EROSION POSSIBLE NORTH OF HATTERAS
INLET THIS MORNING...

.LONG PERIOD SWELL FROM TROPICAL CYCLONE JOSE WILL CONTINUE TO
IMPACT EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BEACHES INTO THIS MORNING RESULTING
IN OCEAN OVERWASH NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS, A HIGH THREAT OF RIP
CURRENTS, DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK, VERY ROUGH SURF AND MINOR TO
MODERATE BEACH EROSION FROM HATTERAS INLET NORTH. DANGEROUS RIP
CURRENTS AND ROUGH SURF WILL LIKELY CONTINUE AT AREA BEACHES
THROUGH MUCH OF THE WEEK.

NCZ103-202100-
/O.COR.KMHX.SU.Y.0013.000000T0000Z-170920T1500Z/
/O.COR.KMHX.CF.Y.0010.000000T0000Z-170920T1500Z/
/O.COR.KMHX.BH.S.0051.000000T0000Z-170921T0000Z/
OUTER BANKS DARE-
411 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...HIGH SURF ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 11 AM EDT THIS
MORNING...
...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

* HAZARDS...A HIGH THREAT OF STRONG RIP CURRENT AND DANGEROUS
  SHORE BREAK. OCEAN OVERWASH WITH COASTAL FLOODING 1 TO 2 FEET
  ABOVE GROUND LEVEL, ESPECIALLY NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS. VERY
  ROUGH SURF WITH MINOR TO MODERATE BEACH EROSION.

* LOCATION...RIP CURRENTS, ALL AREA BEACHES. MOST SIGNIFICANT
  COASTAL FLOODING AND OVERWASH WILL BE FROM CAPE HATTERAS NORTH.

* POTENTIAL IMPACTS...HIGHWAY 12 FROM CAPE HATTERAS NORTH MAY BE
  FLOODED AND IMPASSABLE AROUND THE 8 AM HIGH TIDE THIS MORNING,
  WITH BEACH AND DUNE EROSION AS WELL.

* TIDAL DEPARTURE...1 TO 2 FEET ABOVE NORMAL.

* SURF HEIGHT...5 TO 8 FEET, SUBSIDING TO 4 TO 6 FEET THIS
  AFTERNOON.

* TIMING AND TIDES...THE MOST LIKELY TIME FOR STRONG RIP CURRENTS
  IS A COUPLE OF HOURS EITHER SIDE OF LOW TIDE, WHICH WILL OCCUR
  AROUND 2 PM TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH SURF ADVISORY MEANS THAT HIGH SURF WILL AFFECT BEACHES IN
THE ADVISORY AREA, PRODUCING LOCALIZED BEACH EROSION AND
DANGEROUS SWIMMING CONDITIONS.

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES
WILL COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE SHORE.

IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT THE CURRENT.
SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. WHEN OUT OF THE
CURRENT, SWIM BACK TO SHORE. 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.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.

&&

$$

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE FOR NORTH CAROLINA...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
411 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY OUTER BANKS DARE THROUGH THIS
MORNING...
...DANGEROUS RIP CURRENTS FOR ALL AREA BEACHES THROUGH TODAY...
...VERY ROUGH SURF AND BEACH EROSION POSSIBLE NORTH OF HATTERAS
INLET THIS MORNING...

.LONG PERIOD SWELL FROM TROPICAL CYCLONE JOSE WILL CONTINUE TO
IMPACT EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA BEACHES INTO THIS MORNING RESULTING
IN OCEAN OVERWASH NORTH OF CAPE HATTERAS, A HIGH THREAT OF RIP
CURRENTS, DANGEROUS SHORE BREAK, VERY ROUGH SURF AND MINOR TO
MODERATE BEACH EROSION FROM HATTERAS INLET NORTH. DANGEROUS RIP
CURRENTS AND ROUGH SURF WILL LIKELY CONTINUE AT AREA BEACHES
THROUGH MUCH OF THE WEEK.

NCZ095-104-202100-
/O.CON.KMHX.BH.S.0051.000000T0000Z-170921T0000Z/
CARTERET-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
411 AM EDT WED SEP 20 2017

...BEACH HAZARDS STATEMENT REMAINS IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS
EVENING...

* HAZARDS...A HIGH THREAT OF STRONG RIP CURRENT AND DANGEROUS
  SHORE BREAK.

* LOCATION...ALL AREA BEACHES.

* TIMING AND TIDES...THE MOST LIKELY TIME FOR STRONG RIP CURRENTS
  IS A COUPLE OF HOURS EITHER SIDE OF LOW TIDE, WHICH WILL OCCUR
  AROUND 2 PM TODAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

IF CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT REMAIN CALM. DON`T FIGHT THE CURRENT.
SWIM IN A DIRECTION FOLLOWING THE SHORELINE. WHEN OUT OF THE
CURRENT, SWIM BACK TO SHORE. 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.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.

&&

$$