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Radar valid at 100 pm EDT, Oct 8th 2017

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NCZ107-081700-
/O.NEW.KILM.CF.Y.0042.171008T1500Z-171008T1700Z/
INLAND NEW HANOVER-
836 AM EDT SUN OCT 8 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 5.6 FEET ABOVE MEAN LOWER LOW WATER.

* TIMING...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING IS EXPECTED FOR AN HOUR OR TWO
AROUND NOON.

* IMPACTS...SEVERAL INCHES OF 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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