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Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory
Issued: 1:20 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect until 6 PM EST this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of eastern North Carolina, including the following
areas, Beaufort, Carteret, Craven, Jones, Mainland Dare,
Mainland Hyde, Onslow, Outer Banks Dare, Outer Banks Hyde,
Pamlico, Tyrrell, and Washington.

* Until 6 PM EST this evening

* heavy rain will continue through late afternoon before
tapering off this evening. Storm total rainfall amounts will
range from 1 to 3 inches, with localized higher amounts.

* This rainfall could produce flash flooding, particularly in
poor drainage areas near creeks, streams and ditches. Street
flooding is likely. In addition, the ground remains saturated
due to heavy rainfall over the last few weeks. As a result, it
will not take much rainfall to produce flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





120 PM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect until 6 PM EST this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of eastern North Carolina, including the following
areas, Beaufort, Carteret, Craven, Jones, Mainland Dare,
Mainland Hyde, Onslow, Outer Banks Dare, Outer Banks Hyde,
Pamlico, Tyrrell, and Washington.

* Until 6 PM EST this evening

* heavy rain will continue through late afternoon before
tapering off this evening. Storm total rainfall amounts will
range from 1 to 3 inches, with localized higher amounts.

* This rainfall could produce flash flooding, particularly in
poor drainage areas near creeks, streams and ditches. Street
flooding is likely. In addition, the ground remains saturated
due to heavy rainfall over the last few weeks. As a result, it
will not take much rainfall to produce flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




733 am EST Thu Nov 15 2018

... Coastal flood advisory in effect until 7 PM EST this evening...
... High surf advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EST this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a coastal flood advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM EST this
evening.

* Locations... beaches from Carteret County north to the Outer
Banks. Minor coastal flooding along the Pamlico Sound.

* Surf height... building to 8 feet or more.

* Timing... into this evening.

* Impacts... dangerous surf and rip currents. Minor beach erosion.

* Coastal flood impacts... minor coastal flooding of 1 to 2 feet
above normal along the Pamlico Sound.

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.


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

Beaufort marine lab NC
MLLW categories - minor 5.0 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 2.0 ft, major 3.0 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
15/02 am 3.1 -0.4 0.8 1.0 none
15/02 PM 4.7 1.2 1.8 1.0 none
16/02 am 3.3 -0.2 0.9 1.0 none
16/02 PM 3.1 -0.4 0.3 1.0 none
17/03 am 2.4 -1.1 -0.2 1.0 none
17/03 PM 3.1 -0.4 0.3 1.0 none






Flash Flood Watch, Coastal Flood Advisory, High Surf Advisory
Issued: 1:20 PM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect until 6 PM EST this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of eastern North Carolina, including the following
areas, Beaufort, Carteret, Craven, Jones, Mainland Dare,
Mainland Hyde, Onslow, Outer Banks Dare, Outer Banks Hyde,
Pamlico, Tyrrell, and Washington.

* Until 6 PM EST this evening

* heavy rain will continue through late afternoon before
tapering off this evening. Storm total rainfall amounts will
range from 1 to 3 inches, with localized higher amounts.

* This rainfall could produce flash flooding, particularly in
poor drainage areas near creeks, streams and ditches. Street
flooding is likely. In addition, the ground remains saturated
due to heavy rainfall over the last few weeks. As a result, it
will not take much rainfall to produce flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





120 PM EST Thu Nov 15 2018

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect until 6 PM EST this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for

* a portion of eastern North Carolina, including the following
areas, Beaufort, Carteret, Craven, Jones, Mainland Dare,
Mainland Hyde, Onslow, Outer Banks Dare, Outer Banks Hyde,
Pamlico, Tyrrell, and Washington.

* Until 6 PM EST this evening

* heavy rain will continue through late afternoon before
tapering off this evening. Storm total rainfall amounts will
range from 1 to 3 inches, with localized higher amounts.

* This rainfall could produce flash flooding, particularly in
poor drainage areas near creeks, streams and ditches. Street
flooding is likely. In addition, the ground remains saturated
due to heavy rainfall over the last few weeks. As a result, it
will not take much rainfall to produce flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.




733 am EST Thu Nov 15 2018

... Coastal flood advisory in effect until 7 PM EST this evening...
... High surf advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EST this
evening...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a coastal flood advisory, which is in effect until 7 PM EST this
evening.

* Locations... beaches from Carteret County north to the Outer
Banks. Minor coastal flooding along the Pamlico Sound.

* Surf height... building to 8 feet or more.

* Timing... into this evening.

* Impacts... dangerous surf and rip currents. Minor beach erosion.

* Coastal flood impacts... minor coastal flooding of 1 to 2 feet
above normal along the Pamlico Sound.

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.


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

Beaufort marine lab NC
MLLW categories - minor 5.0 ft, moderate 5.5 ft, major 6.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.5 ft, moderate 2.0 ft, major 3.0 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
15/02 am 3.1 -0.4 0.8 1.0 none
15/02 PM 4.7 1.2 1.8 1.0 none
16/02 am 3.3 -0.2 0.9 1.0 none
16/02 PM 3.1 -0.4 0.3 1.0 none
17/03 am 2.4 -1.1 -0.2 1.0 none
17/03 PM 3.1 -0.4 0.3 1.0 none