Outer Banks Dare Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 4:01 AM EST Jan. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory remains in effect until 1 am EST Friday...
... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect from 8 am this
morning to 5 PM EST this afternoon...

* locations... Soundside flooding from Rodanthe north. High surf
all beaches with areas south of Cape Hatteras having largest
surf.

* Tidal departure... up to 1 foot above ground.

* Surf height... 8 to 12 feet.

* Timing... today into tonight.

* Impacts... large breaking waves of 8 to 12 feet will result in
dangerous surf conditions. Do not enter or approach the water
due to the risk of being swept away. Minor beach erosion is
also expected.

* Coastal flood impacts... minor flooding is expected in the most
vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and/or shoreline
resulting in a low threat of property damage. Expect 1 foot
(above ground) of inundation in low lying, vulnerable areas.
Some roads and low lying property including parking lots,
Parks, lawns, and homes near the Waterfront will experience
shallow flooding.

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.

Duck NC
MLLW categories - minor 5.5 ft, moderate 6.0 ft, major 6.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.8 ft, moderate 2.3 ft, major 2.8 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/09 PM 3.1 -0.6 -0.4 4.0 none
24/10 am 3.4 -0.3 -0.6 8.0 none
24/10 PM 3.3 -0.4 -0.2 5.0 none
25/11 am 3.5 -0.2 -0.2 4.0 none
25/11 PM 3.4 -0.3 -0.1 3.0 none
26/11 am 3.3 -0.4 0.0 2.0 none

Oregon Inlet Marina NC
MLLW categories - minor 3.0 ft, moderate 4.5 ft, major 5.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.8 ft, moderate 3.3 ft, major 4.3 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/10 PM 1.8 1.2 1.1 2.0 none
24/11 am 3.0 2.4 2.2 3.0 minor
24/11 PM 1.5 0.9 0.8 1.0 none
25/11 am 1.2 0.6 0.5 1.0 none
26/12 am 1.1 0.5 0.4 1.0 none
26/12 PM 1.2 0.6 0.6 1.0 none

Coast Guard Hatteras NC
MLLW categories - minor 2.5 ft, moderate 3.5 ft, major 4.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.9 ft, moderate 2.9 ft, major 3.9 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/10 PM 0.7 -0.5 0.2 3.0 none
24/10 am 0.4 -0.8 -0.2 3.0 none
24/10 PM 1.1 -0.1 0.6 3.0 none
25/11 am 1.0 -0.2 0.4 2.0 none
25/11 PM 0.9 -0.3 0.4 2.0 none
26/12 PM 1.0 -0.2 0.4 1.0 none






Wind Advisory
Issued: 3:56 AM EST Jan. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 4 PM EST this
afternoon...

* winds... south 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 to 50 mph.

* Timing... through late afternoon today.

* Impacts... strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph or
gusts in excess of 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can
make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.



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356 am EST Thu Jan 24 2019

... Wind Advisory remains in effect until 4 PM EST this
afternoon...

* winds... south 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 45 to 50 mph.

* Timing... through late afternoon today.

* Impacts... strong winds may blow down limbs, trees, and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Wind Advisory means that sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph or
gusts in excess of 45 mph are expected. Winds this strong can
make driving difficult, especially for high profile vehicles. Use
extra caution.



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High Surf Advisory, Coastal Flood Advisory
Issued: 4:01 AM EST Jan. 24, 2019 – National Weather Service

... High surf advisory remains in effect until 1 am EST Friday...
... Coastal flood advisory remains in effect from 8 am this
morning to 5 PM EST this afternoon...

* locations... Soundside flooding from Rodanthe north. High surf
all beaches with areas south of Cape Hatteras having largest
surf.

* Tidal departure... up to 1 foot above ground.

* Surf height... 8 to 12 feet.

* Timing... today into tonight.

* Impacts... large breaking waves of 8 to 12 feet will result in
dangerous surf conditions. Do not enter or approach the water
due to the risk of being swept away. Minor beach erosion is
also expected.

* Coastal flood impacts... minor flooding is expected in the most
vulnerable locations near the Waterfront and/or shoreline
resulting in a low threat of property damage. Expect 1 foot
(above ground) of inundation in low lying, vulnerable areas.
Some roads and low lying property including parking lots,
Parks, lawns, and homes near the Waterfront will experience
shallow flooding.

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.

Duck NC
MLLW categories - minor 5.5 ft, moderate 6.0 ft, major 6.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.8 ft, moderate 2.3 ft, major 2.8 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/09 PM 3.1 -0.6 -0.4 4.0 none
24/10 am 3.4 -0.3 -0.6 8.0 none
24/10 PM 3.3 -0.4 -0.2 5.0 none
25/11 am 3.5 -0.2 -0.2 4.0 none
25/11 PM 3.4 -0.3 -0.1 3.0 none
26/11 am 3.3 -0.4 0.0 2.0 none

Oregon Inlet Marina NC
MLLW categories - minor 3.0 ft, moderate 4.5 ft, major 5.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.8 ft, moderate 3.3 ft, major 4.3 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/10 PM 1.8 1.2 1.1 2.0 none
24/11 am 3.0 2.4 2.2 3.0 minor
24/11 PM 1.5 0.9 0.8 1.0 none
25/11 am 1.2 0.6 0.5 1.0 none
26/12 am 1.1 0.5 0.4 1.0 none
26/12 PM 1.2 0.6 0.6 1.0 none

Coast Guard Hatteras NC
MLLW categories - minor 2.5 ft, moderate 3.5 ft, major 4.5 ft
mhhw categories - minor 1.9 ft, moderate 2.9 ft, major 3.9 ft

             total total departure
day/time tide tide from norm waves flood
            ft MLLW ft mhhw ft ft impact
-------- --------- --------- --------- ------- --------
23/10 PM 0.7 -0.5 0.2 3.0 none
24/10 am 0.4 -0.8 -0.2 3.0 none
24/10 PM 1.1 -0.1 0.6 3.0 none
25/11 am 1.0 -0.2 0.4 2.0 none
25/11 PM 0.9 -0.3 0.4 2.0 none
26/12 PM 1.0 -0.2 0.4 1.0 none