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Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory
Issued: 2:31 PM EST Nov. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect from late tonight through
Thursday 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.

* From late tonight through Thursday evening.

* Heavy rain will begin late tonight, and last through the
Thursday before tapering off Thursday night. Storm total
rainfall amounts will range from 2 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.





228 PM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

... High surf advisory in effect from 4 am to 8 PM EST Thursday...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a high surf advisory, which is in effect from 4 am to 8 PM EST
Thursday.

* Locations... beaches from Carteret County north to the Outer
Banks.

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

* Timing... late tonight into Thursday evening.

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

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.




Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory
Issued: 2:31 PM EST Nov. 14, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch now in effect from late tonight through
Thursday 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.

* From late tonight through Thursday evening.

* Heavy rain will begin late tonight, and last through the
Thursday before tapering off Thursday night. Storm total
rainfall amounts will range from 2 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.





228 PM EST Wed Nov 14 2018

... High surf advisory in effect from 4 am to 8 PM EST Thursday...

The National Weather Service in Newport/Morehead City has issued
a high surf advisory, which is in effect from 4 am to 8 PM EST
Thursday.

* Locations... beaches from Carteret County north to the Outer
Banks.

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

* Timing... late tonight into Thursday evening.

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

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.




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