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Radar valid at 100 pm EDT, Oct 7th 2017

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NCZ107-071700-
/O.NEW.KILM.CF.Y.0041.171007T1400Z-171007T1700Z/
INLAND NEW HANOVER-
850 AM EDT SAT OCT 7 2017

...COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON...

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A COASTAL
FLOOD ADVISORY...WHICH IS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1 PM EDT THIS AFTERNOON.

* LOCATION...THE LOWER CAPE FEAR RIVER INCLUDING DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON
AND THE BATTLESHIP PARK.

* COASTAL FLOODING...THE DOWNTOWN WILMINGTON RIVER GAUGE WILL CREST
WITH HIGH TIDE NEAR 5.9 FEET ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* TIMING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED FOR A COUPLE HOURS
AROUND HIGH TIDE LATE THIS MORNING...PEAKING BETWEEN 11 AM AND
NOON.

* IMPACTS...ABOUT A HALF OF FOOT WATER WILL COVER PORTIONS OF
U.S.S. NORTH CAROLINA ROAD, BATTLESHIP DRIVE, AND PORTIONS OF
WATER STREET NEAR THE INTERSECTION WITH MARKET STREET.


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A COASTAL FLOOD ADVISORY INDICATES THAT ONSHORE WINDS AND TIDES WILL
COMBINE TO GENERATE FLOODING OF LOW AREAS ALONG THE RIVER.

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