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North Carolina, Outer Banks Dare

Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 2:05 PM EDT on October 22, 2016

Expires 6:00 AM EDT on October 23, 2016

... Coastal Flood Advisory now in effect until 6 am EDT Sunday...
... Beach hazards statement remains in effect until 8 PM EDT this

* hazards... minor coastal flooding with a high threat of rip

* Location... high rip current risk all beaches. Minor coastal
flooding on Soundside of Outer Banks.

* Coastal flooding... water levels 1 to 2 feet above normal for
Soundside locations on the Outer Banks.

* Timing and tides... minor Soundside flooding expected through
late tonight. Highest threat of rip currents several hours
either side of low tide... which will occur around 8 PM this
evening and 8 am Sunday morning.

* Impacts... high water may flood roads and may impact some
properties... especially in low lying areas.

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.

A coastal Flood Advisory indicates that onshore winds and tides
will combine to generate minor flooding of low areas along the

Weather Severe Map
Alaska - Coastal Flood Watch , High Wind Watch
Arizona - Record Report
California - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Beach Hazard Statement , Record Report
Colorado - Record Report
Connecticut - Wind Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
District of Columbia - Public Information Statement
Florida - Coastal Flood Statement , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch , Beach Hazard Statement
Georgia - Frost Advisory
Hawaii - High Surf Advisory , Wind Advisory
Illinois - Flood Warning
Indiana - Flood Warning
Maine - Wind Advisory , Record Report
Maryland - Public Information Statement
Massachusetts - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Public Information Statement
Nevada - Wind Advisory , Lake Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
New Hampshire - Record Report
New Jersey - Record Report
New York - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory
Rhode Island - Wind Advisory , Public Information Statement
South Carolina - Flood Warning
Tennessee - Frost Advisory
Texas - Coastal Flood Advisory
Vermont - Wind Advisory , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
Virginia - Frost Advisory , Public Information Statement
West Virginia - Frost Advisory , Public Information Statement
- Small Craft Advisory

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