Carteret County, North Carolina
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Coastal Flood Warning
NCZ095-080945-
/O.CON.KMHX.CF.W.0002.000000T0000Z-160208T1800Z/
CARTERET-
442 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...COASTAL FLOOD WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EST
MONDAY...

* LOCATION...AREAS ADJACENT TO THE SOUTHERN PORTION OF THE
PAMLICO SOUND INCLUDING LOCATIONS FROM CLUB FOOT CREEK EAST TO
CEDAR ISLAND. IN ADDITION...SIGNIFICANT COASTAL FLOODING IS
POSSIBLE FOR AREAS THAT ARE LOCATED ADJACENT TO CORE SOUND AND
THE BOGUE SOUND DRAINAGE AREAS INCLUDING CORE BANKS...ATLANTIC
BEACH... BEAUFORT AND MOREHEAD CITY.

* COASTAL FLOODING...WATER LEVEL RISES OF 3 TO 5 FEET ABOVE
NORMAL POSSIBLE FOR AREAS ADJACENT TO THE PAMLICO SOUND. WATER
LEVELS RISES OF 2 TO 4 FEET ABOVE NORMAL IN THE CORE AND BOGUE
SOUNDS.

* TIMING...THE FLOOD THREAT FOR THE ENTIRE AREA WILL BE GREATEST
TONIGHT THROUGH MONDAY MORNING. FOR AREAS ADJACENT TO THE
PAMLICO SOUND THE FLOODING IS EXPECTED TO PEAK THIS EVENING.
FOR LOCATIONS IN THE BOGUE SOUND DRAINAGE AREA THE SOUNDSIDE
FLOODING IS FORECAST TO PEAK WITH HIGH TIDE LATE MONDAY
MORNING.

* IMPACTS...SIGNIFICANT SOUND SIDE FLOODING COULD RESULT IN
WATER ACROSS HIGHWAY 12 MAKING IT IMPASSABLE IN THE VICINITY
OF CEDAR ISLAND. SECONDARY ROADS AND PROPERTIES ADJACENT TO
THE SOUTHERN PAMLICO SOUND AND ITS TIDAL CREEKS COULD BE
AFFECTED BY HIGH WATER.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD WARNING MEANS THAT FLOODING IS OCCURRING OR
IMMINENT. COASTAL RESIDENTS IN THE WARNED AREA SHOULD BE ALERT
FOR RISING WATER...AND TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION TO PROTECT LIFE
AND PROPERTY.

&&

$$

High Wind Warning
NCZ095-103-104-080715-
/O.CON.KMHX.HW.W.0001.000000T0000Z-160208T0900Z/
CARTERET-OUTER BANKS DARE-OUTER BANKS HYDE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...MOREHEAD CITY...BEAUFORT...NEWPORT...
ATLANTIC BEACH...EMERALD ISLE...KITTY HAWK...NAGS HEAD...MANTEO...
RODANTHE...BUXTON...HATTERAS VILLAGE...OCRACOKE
213 PM EST SUN FEB 7 2016

...HIGH WIND WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM EST MONDAY...

* WINDS...NORTH 35 TO 45 MPH WITH GUSTS UP TO 65 MPH.

* TIMING...THROUGH TONIGHT.

* IMPACTS...SPORADIC POWER OUTAGES ARE POSSIBLE DUE TO THE
SATURATED SOILS FROM RECENT RAINFALL MAKING TREES MORE
SUSCEPTIBLE TO FALLING. STRONG WINDS WILL BLOW AROUND LOOSE
OBJECTS AND CREATE ADVERSE DRIVING CONDITIONS FOR HIGH PROFILE
VEHICLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A HIGH WIND WARNING MEANS A HAZARDOUS HIGH WIND EVENT IS EXPECTED
OR OCCURRING. SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST 40 MPH OR GUSTS
OF 58 MPH OR MORE CAN LEAD TO PROPERTY DAMAGE.

&&

$$

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