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FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1040 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SCC049-053-GAC103-251-201440-
/O.CON.KCHS.FL.W.0015.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/CLYG1.1.ER.140414T0230Z.140417T1500Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1040 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SAVANNAH RIVER NEAR CLYO.
* AT 10 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 11.3 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 11.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 11.8 FEET BY THURSDAY
  MORNING.
* AT 11.0 FEET...THE BACK YARDS OF SEVERAL HOMES ON TOM GOETHE ROAD
  FLOOD.

&&

LAT...LON 3273 8145 3276 8137 3264 8136 3249 8117
          3246 8125 3261 8144

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1040 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SCC015-043-089-201440-
/O.CON.KCHS.FL.W.0016.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/JAMS1.1.ER.140417T1515Z.140420T0600Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1040 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE SANTEE RIVER NEAR JAMESTOWN.
* AT 9 AM SATURDAY THE STAGE WAS 10.7 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING.
* FORECAST...THE RIVER WILL RISE TO NEAR 11.1 FEET BY EARLY SUNDAY
  MORNING THEN BEGIN A SLOW FALL.
* AT 12.0 FEET...SEVERAL DIRT LOGGING ROADS BECOME IMPASSABLE.

&&

LAT...LON 3347 8002 3354 7998 3335 7969 3327 7946
          3320 7951 3329 7976

$$

FLOOD STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1011 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR THE FOLLOWING RIVER...

  GREAT PEE DEE AT PEE DEE AFFECTING FLORENCE AND MARION COUNTIES SC

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PEOPLE WITH INTERESTS ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD TAKE THE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO
PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY FROM THE FLOOD WATERS.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/ILM UNDER THE
RIVERS/LAKES AHPS LINK.

&&

SCC041-067-200611-
/O.CON.KILM.FL.W.0018.000000T0000Z-000000T0000Z/
/PDES1.1.ER.000000T0000Z.140423T1200Z.000000T0000Z.NO/
1011 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

THE FLOOD WARNING CONTINUES FOR
  THE GREAT PEE DEE AT PEE DEE
* UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.
* AT 10:00 AM SATURDAY...THE STAGE WAS 19.5 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 19.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS OCCURRING AND MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* THE RIVER WILL CONTINUE RISING TO NEAR 22.6 FEET BY EARLY WEDNESDAY
  AFTERNOON THEN BEGIN FALLING.
* AT 23.0 FEET...FLOODING WILL AFFECT SWAMP AND TIMBERLANDS WHILE ALSO
  DISRUPTING LOGGING OPERATIONS. OPERATIONS WILL LIKELY CEASE AND EQUIPMENT NOT
  PREVIOUSLY MOVED WILL REMAIN TRAPPED. SOME FARMLAND WILL HAVE MINOR FLOODING
  ESPECIALLY AROUND BRITTON NECK.

&&

LAT...LON 3424 7962 3424 7950 3400 7945 3385 7932
          3385 7944 3398 7957

$$

FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
1010 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON NC HAS ISSUED A FLOOD WARNING FOR
THE FOLLOWING RIVERS IN NORTH CAROLINA...SOUTH CAROLINA...

  LUMBER NEAR LUMBERTON AFFECTING ROBESON COUNTY
  BLACK CREEK AT QUINBY AFFECTING DARLINGTON AND FLORENCE COUNTIES

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PEOPLE WITH INTERESTS ALONG THE RIVER SHOULD TAKE THE NECESSARY PRECAUTIONS TO
PROTECT LIFE AND PROPERTY FROM THE FLOOD WATERS.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION IS AVAILABLE ON OUR WEBSITE AT WEATHER.GOV/ILM UNDER THE
RIVERS/LAKES AHPS LINK.

&&

SCC031-041-200610-
/O.NEW.KILM.FL.W.0020.140420T1600Z-140423T0400Z/
/BCRS1.1.ER.140420T1600Z.140421T1200Z.140422T1600Z.NO/
1010 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON NC HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD WARNING FOR
  THE BLACK CREEK AT QUINBY
* FROM SUNDAY AFTERNOON TO LATE TUESDAY NIGHT.
* AT 10:00 AM SATURDAY...THE STAGE WAS 6.7 FEET.
* FLOOD STAGE IS 10.0 FEET.
* MINOR FLOODING IS FORECAST.
* THE RIVER IS FORECAST TO RISE ABOVE FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY TOMORROW MORNING
  AND CONTINUE TO RISE TO NEAR 10.9 FEET BY MONDAY MORNING. THE RIVER WILL
  FALL BELOW FLOOD STAGE BY EARLY TUESDAY AFTERNOON.
* AT 11.0 FEET...FLOODWATERS AFFECT CREEKSIDE DRIVE IN QUINBY. WATER
  BEGINS TO GET INTO RESIDENTS` YARDS ON CREEKSIDE DRIVE AND EAST BLACK CREEK
  ROAD.

&&

LAT...LON 3432 7979 3429 7973 3431 7967 3423 7963
          3421 7975 3425 7975

$$


Coastal Flood Advisory


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
309 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SCZ048>050-200400-
/O.NEW.KCHS.CF.Y.0010.140420T0200Z-140420T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KCHS.RP.S.0003.140420T1200Z-140421T0000Z/
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-
309 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
2 AM EDT SUNDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
2 AM EDT SUNDAY. A HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED
FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* TIDE LEVELS...HIGH TIDE WILL OCCUR IN CHARLESTON HARBOR AROUND
  MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. PEAK TIDE LEVELS WILL REACH BETWEEN 7.0 AND
  7.4 FEET MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* IMPACTS...INUNDATION OF SALTWATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL
  AREAS COULD LEAD TO SOME ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF PROPERTIES.
  FLOODING IS ESPECIALLY LIKELY IN DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON AND
  PORTIONS OF MOUNT PLEASANT.

* RIP CURRENTS...WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT
  OF VERY STRONG RIP CURRENTS ON SUNDAY. THESE RIP CURRENTS WILL
  BE LIFE THREATENING TO ANYONE WHO ENTERS THE SURF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF ROAD CLOSURES AND MINOR
FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. IF TRAVEL IS NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT
TO DRIVE THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH.

NO ONE SHOULD ENTER THE SURF DUE TO LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS.

&&

$$


Small Craft Advisory


COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
314 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM AND SAVANNAH GA TO
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING CHARLESTON HARBOR AND GRAYS
REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ330-201015-
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
314 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE SUNDAY NIGHT...

.TONIGHT...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...INCREASING TO 15 TO 20 KT WITH
GUSTS TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT. WAVES 1 TO 2 FT. PATCHY DRIZZLE
THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 20 TO 25 KT...DIMINISHING TO 15 TO 20 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. WAVES 2 TO 3 FT. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS... MAINLY IN THE
EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 15 KT...BECOMING NE IN THE AFTERNOON.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT.
.TUE...W WINDS 5 KT...BECOMING SW IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT
CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 KT.
.THU...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND WAVES CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.

UNLESS OTHERWISE NOTED...WAVES 1 FOOT OR LESS.

CHARLESTON HARBOR WATER TEMPERATURE...64 DEGREES.


$$

COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
314 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM AND SAVANNAH GA TO
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING CHARLESTON HARBOR AND GRAYS
REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ350-201015-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
314 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT... BUILDING TO 6 TO
8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NE 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.


$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
303 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

AMZ330-200400-
/O.CON.KCHS.SC.Y.0040.000000T0000Z-140421T1000Z/
CHARLESTON HARBOR-
303 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT MONDAY...

* IMPACTS...WIND AND OR WAVE CONDITIONS WILL BE HAZARDOUS TO
  SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
303 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

AMZ350-352-200400-
/O.EXT.KCHS.SC.Y.0039.000000T0000Z-140420T1000Z/
/O.EXT.KCHS.GL.A.0016.140420T1000Z-140421T0400Z/
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
303 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT
  POSSIBLE SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
  FEET.

* IMPACTS...GALE FORCE WINDS AND HIGH SEAS CAN PRODUCE DANGEROUS
  CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

THE RISK FOR GALE FORCE WINDS HAS INCREASED. MARINERS SHOULD
CONSIDER ALTERING PLANS TO AVOID POSSIBLE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Lake Wind Advisory


URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
301 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SCZ045-200400-
/O.NEW.KCHS.LW.Y.0017.140420T0300Z-140421T0400Z/
INLAND BERKELEY-
INCLUDING THE CITY OF...MONCKS CORNER
301 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO
MIDNIGHT EDT SUNDAY NIGHT FOR LAKE MOULTRIE...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A LAKE WIND
ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO MIDNIGHT
EDT SUNDAY NIGHT.

* WINDS...NORTH WINDS INCREASING TO 15 TO 25 KT AFTER MIDNIGHT
  TONIGHT AND PERSISTING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* WAVES...1 TO 2 FEET.

* IMPACTS...STRONG WINDS AND ROUGH WAVES ON LAKE MOULTRIE WILL
  MAKE CONDITIONS DIFFICULT FOR SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS ON LAKE MOULTRIE SHOULD USE EXTRA CAUTION SINCE STRONG
WINDS AND ROUGH WAVES CAN OVERTURN SMALL CRAFT.

&&

$$


Gale Watch


COASTAL WATERS FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
314 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SOUTH SANTEE RIVER SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM AND SAVANNAH GA TO
ALTAMAHA SOUND GA OUT 60 NM...INCLUDING CHARLESTON HARBOR AND GRAYS
REEF NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY

AMZ350-201015-
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
314 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...
...GALE WATCH IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING...

.TONIGHT...NE WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 5 TO 7 FT... BUILDING TO 6 TO
8 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. PATCHY DRIZZLE THIS EVENING. A CHANCE OF
SHOWERS WITH A SLIGHT CHANCE OF TSTMS.
.SUN...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT. A CHANCE OF TSTMS IN THE
MORNING. A CHANCE OF SHOWERS.
.SUN NIGHT...N WINDS 25 TO 30 KT...DIMINISHING TO 20 TO 25 KT AFTER
MIDNIGHT. SEAS 6 TO 8 FT...SUBSIDING TO 5 TO 7 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A
CHANCE OF SHOWERS...MAINLY IN THE EVENING.
.MON...N WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS TO 30 KT... BECOMING NE 15 KT
IN THE AFTERNOON. SEAS 4 TO 6 FT... SUBSIDING TO 3 TO 4 FT IN THE
AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS IN THE MORNING.
.MON NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT...BECOMING NW AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT.
.TUE...SW WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF
SHOWERS AND TSTMS IN THE AFTERNOON.
.TUE NIGHT...SW WINDS 10 TO 15 KT...BECOMING W AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS
3 TO 4 FT...SUBSIDING TO 2 TO 3 FT AFTER MIDNIGHT. A SLIGHT CHANCE
OF SHOWERS AND TSTMS.
.WED...N WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.WED NIGHT...NE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.
.THU...NE WINDS 10 TO 15 KT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FT.
.THU NIGHT...SE WINDS 5 TO 10 KT. SEAS 2 FT.

MARINERS ARE REMINDED THAT WINDS AND SEAS CAN BE HIGHER IN AND
NEAR TSTMS.


$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
303 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

AMZ350-352-200400-
/O.EXT.KCHS.SC.Y.0039.000000T0000Z-140420T1000Z/
/O.EXT.KCHS.GL.A.0016.140420T1000Z-140421T0400Z/
WATERS FROM SOUTH SANTEE RIVER TO EDISTO BEACH SC OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM EDISTO BEACH SC TO SAVANNAH GA OUT 20 NM-
303 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 AM EDT SUNDAY...
...GALE WATCH NOW IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING...

* WINDS AND SEAS...NORTH WINDS 20 TO 30 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 35 KT
  POSSIBLE SUNDAY THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING. SEAS BUILDING TO 5 TO 8
  FEET.

* IMPACTS...GALE FORCE WINDS AND HIGH SEAS CAN PRODUCE DANGEROUS
  CONDITIONS...ESPECIALLY FOR SMALL CRAFT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DURING A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY...INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...
ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS...SHOULD AVOID
NAVIGATING IN HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

THE RISK FOR GALE FORCE WINDS HAS INCREASED. MARINERS SHOULD
CONSIDER ALTERING PLANS TO AVOID POSSIBLE HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS.

&&

$$


Rip Current Statement


COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
408 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014


NCZ106-108-SCZ056-201230-
/O.NEW.KILM.RP.S.0003.140420T1200Z-140421T0000Z/
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
408 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A HIGH RIP
CURRENT RISK...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY
EVENING.

* LOCATION...COASTAL PENDER...NEW HANOVER...AND GEORGETOWN COUNTIES.

* RIP CURRENT RISK...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK FOR COASTAL
  PENDER...NEW HANOVER...AND GEORGETOWN COUNTIES. MODERATE RIP
  CURRENT RISK FOR COASTAL BRUNSWICK AND HORRY COUNTIES.

* SURF HEIGHT...4 TO 6 FEET.

* OTHER HAZARDS...GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS WILL PREVAIL ON SUNDAY
  WITH SUSTAINED WINDS AROUND 25 KTS AND HIGHER GUSTS POSSIBLE.
  HIGH WINDS WILL CREATE ROUGH SURF CONDITIONS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THERE IS A HIGH RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS ARE POWERFUL CHANNELS OF WATER FLOWING QUICKLY AWAY
FROM SHORE...WHICH OCCUR MOST OFTEN AT LOW SPOTS OR BREAKS IN THE
SANDBAR AND IN THE VICINITY OF STRUCTURES SUCH AS GROINS...JETTIES
AND PIERS. HEED THE ADVICE OF LIFEGUARDS AND THE BEACH PATROL. PAY
ATTENTION TO FLAGS AND POSTED SIGNS.

IF YOU BECOME CAUGHT IN A RIP CURRENT...DO NOT PANIC. REMAIN CALM
AND BEGIN TO SWIM PARALLEL TO SHORE. ONCE YOU ARE AWAY FROM THE
FORCE OF THE RIP CURRENT...BEGIN TO SWIM BACK TO THE BEACH. DO NOT
ATTEMPT TO SWIM DIRECTLY AGAINST A RIP CURRENT. EVEN A STRONG
SWIMMER CAN BECOME EXHAUSTED QUICKLY.

&&

$$

PLEASE VISIT THE FOLLOWING WEBSITE TO SHARE YOUR THOUGHTS ON THE
NEW RIP CURRENT HAZARD...

HTTP://WWW.WEATHER.GOV/SURVEY/NWS-SURVEY.PHP?CODE=RCVTECCHM

COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
309 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SCZ048>050-200400-
/O.NEW.KCHS.CF.Y.0010.140420T0200Z-140420T0600Z/
/O.NEW.KCHS.RP.S.0003.140420T1200Z-140421T0000Z/
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-
309 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
2 AM EDT SUNDAY...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CHARLESTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO
2 AM EDT SUNDAY. A HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK HAS ALSO BEEN ISSUED
FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH SUNDAY EVENING.

* TIDE LEVELS...HIGH TIDE WILL OCCUR IN CHARLESTON HARBOR AROUND
  MIDNIGHT TONIGHT. PEAK TIDE LEVELS WILL REACH BETWEEN 7.0 AND
  7.4 FEET MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* IMPACTS...INUNDATION OF SALTWATER IN AND NEAR LOW-LYING COASTAL
  AREAS COULD LEAD TO SOME ROAD CLOSURES AND FLOODING OF PROPERTIES.
  FLOODING IS ESPECIALLY LIKELY IN DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON AND
  PORTIONS OF MOUNT PLEASANT.

* RIP CURRENTS...WIND AND WAVE CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT
  OF VERY STRONG RIP CURRENTS ON SUNDAY. THESE RIP CURRENTS WILL
  BE LIFE THREATENING TO ANYONE WHO ENTERS THE SURF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BE PREPARED FOR THE POSSIBILITY OF ROAD CLOSURES AND MINOR
FLOODING OF PROPERTIES. IF TRAVEL IS NECESSARY...DO NOT ATTEMPT
TO DRIVE THROUGH WATER OF UNKNOWN DEPTH.

NO ONE SHOULD ENTER THE SURF DUE TO LIFE THREATENING RIP CURRENTS.

&&

$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
354 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

NCZ087-096-099-105-107-109-SCZ017-023-024-032-033-039-053-055-202000-
ROBESON-BLADEN-COLUMBUS-INLAND PENDER-INLAND NEW HANOVER-
INLAND BRUNSWICK-MARLBORO-DARLINGTON-DILLON-FLORENCE-MARION-
WILLIAMSBURG-INLAND HORRY-INLAND GEORGETOWN-
354 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

STRONG AND PERSISTENT NORTHEAST WINDS MAY GUST AT TIMES TO 30 TO
35 MPH.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

STRONG AND PERSISTENT NORTHEAST WINDS MAY GUST TO 30 TO 35 MPH
DURING SUNDAY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
354 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

NCZ106-108-SCZ056-202000-
COASTAL PENDER-COASTAL NEW HANOVER-COASTAL GEORGETOWN-
354 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND
NORTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   MODERATE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS.

STRONG AND PERSISTENT NORTHEAST WINDS MAY GUST AT TIMES TO 35 TO
40 MPH. SOME BEACH EROSION IS POSSIBLE.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK.

STRONG AND PERSISTENT NORTHEAST WINDS MAY GUST TO 35 TO 40 MPH
DURING SUNDAY. SOME BEACH EROSION IS POSSIBLE.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
316 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SCZ045-201930-
INLAND BERKELEY-
316 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...LAKE WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 11 PM THIS EVENING TO MIDNIGHT
EDT SUNDAY NIGHT FOR LAKE MOULTRIE...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   LAKE WIND ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   LAKE WIND ADVISORY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ASSISTANCE IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
316 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

SCZ048>050-201930-
BEAUFORT-COASTAL COLLETON-CHARLESTON-
316 PM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT UNTIL 8 PM EDT THIS
EVENING...
...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 PM THIS EVENING TO 2 AM
EDT SUNDAY...
...HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS IN EFFECT FROM SUNDAY MORNING THROUGH
SUNDAY EVENING...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTHEAST SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   MODERATE RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS.
   COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

   HIGH RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS.

RIP CURRENTS...AN ELEVATED RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS WILL PERSIST INTO
EARLY NEXT WEEK.

COASTAL FLOODING...TIDES WILL CONTINUE TO RUN HIGH THROUGH EARLY
NEXT WEEK AND COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORIES COULD BE NEEDED DURING THE
NIGHTTIME HIGH TIDE CYCLES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ASSISTANCE IS NOT ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
327 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

NCZ035>037-056-057-068>072-082-SCZ008-009-013-014-200730-
ALEXANDER-IREDELL-DAVIE-CATAWBA-ROWAN-CLEVELAND-LINCOLN-GASTON-
MECKLENBURG-CABARRUS-UNION NC-CHEROKEE-YORK-UNION SC-CHESTER-
327 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR PIEDMONT NORTH
CAROLINA...WESTERN NORTH CAROLINA AND UPSTATE SOUTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

AS LOW PRESSURE SLOWLY CROSSES THE REGION TODAY...PERIODS OF LIGHT
TO MODERATE RAIN ARE EXPECTED TO CONTINUE THROUGH THE DAY ACROSS
THE NORTH CAROLINA PIEDMONT AND EASTERN UPSTATE. THE RAINFALL MAY
BE ENOUGH TO CAUSE SOME LOCALIZED FLOODING...ESPECIALLY IN URBAN AND
LOW LYING POOR DRAINAGE AREAS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...SUNDAY THROUGH FRIDAY.

..SUNDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..MONDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..TUESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..WEDNESDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..THURSDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.
..FRIDAY...NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

NONE.

$$

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