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Coastal Flood Advisory

Statement as of 9:31 PM EDT on April 22, 2014

Expires 7:00 AM EDT on April 23, 2014


... Coastal Flood Advisory in effect from 3 am to 7 am EDT
Wednesday...

The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a coastal
Flood Advisory... which is in effect from 3 am to 7 am EDT Wednesday.

* Location... the lower Cape Fear River including downtown Wilmington.

* Coastal flooding... the river stage at the downtown Wilmington
gauge should reach 5.70 feet MLLW... or 0.2 feet above flood
stage.

* Timing... high tide will occur around 5 am.

* Impacts... several inches of water will cover portions of
battleship Road and the lower portions of the U.S.S. North
Carolina battleship Memorial parking lot. Water may also spread
out of the storm drains onto portions of Water Street just south
of Market street in downtown Wilmington.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

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



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Special Statement

Statement as of 3:49 AM EDT on April 23, 2014

Expires 8:00 AM EDT on April 23, 2014


... Increased fire danger this afternoon...

Gusty northwest winds and relative humidity values around 25
percent will elevate the fire danger risk this afternoon. Winds
will gust up to 20 to 25 mph today.

Full sunshine will combine with low relative humidity and gusty
winds to further dry fine fuels such as grasses and leaves.

Outdoor burning is discouraged. Unattended fires should be
reported immediately to the local Fire Department.

Rjd


329 PM EDT Tue Apr 22 2014

... Increased fire danger across the area Wednesday...

Gusty northwest winds and a relative humidity around 25 percent
will lead to elevated fire danger conditions Wednesday afternoon.
Wind gusts occasionally of 20 to 25 mph are expected on Wednesday.

Although recent rainfall has brought moist ground conditions... fine
fuels such as grasses and leaves will dry out much quicker.

Outdoor burning is discouraged Wednesday. Unattended fires should be
reported immediately to the local Fire Department.


Weather Severe Map
Alabama - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Alaska - Record Report
Arkansas - Flood Warning
California - Wind Advisory , Frost Advisory , Record Report , Public Information Statement
Colorado - Blowing Dust Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Public Information Statement
Connecticut - Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Delaware - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
District of Columbia - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
Florida - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Georgia - Flood Warning
Idaho - Wind Advisory , Record Report
Illinois - Flood Warning , Frost Advisory
Indiana - Frost Advisory , Special Statement
Iowa - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory
Kansas - Blowing Dust Advisory , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Kentucky - Special Statement
Louisiana - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Maryland - Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch
Michigan - Flood Advisory , Special Statement
Minnesota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory
Mississippi - Flood Warning , Dense Fog Advisory
Montana - Areal Flood Watch , Lake Wind Advisory , High Wind Warning , Winter Weather Advisory
Nebraska - Wind Advisory , Blowing Dust Advisory
Nevada - Public Information Statement
New Jersey - Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
New Mexico - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch, Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Public Information Statement
New York - Flood Warning , Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
North Carolina - Flood Warning , Flood Advisory , Coastal Flood Advisory , Special Statement
North Dakota - Flood Warning , Wind Advisory
Ohio - Freeze Watch , Special Statement
Oklahoma - Fire Weather Warning
Oregon - Winter Weather Advisory
Pennsylvania - Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Fire Weather Watch
South Carolina - Flood Warning
South Dakota - Wind Advisory
Texas - High Wind Warning , Wind Advisory , Dense Fog Advisory , Fire Weather Warning
Vermont - Flood Warning
Virginia - Fire Weather Warning , Fire Weather Warning, Fire Weather Watch , Special Statement
Washington - Areal Flood Warning , Winter Weather Advisory , Record Report
West Virginia - Freeze Watch , Fire Weather Warning , Special Statement
Wisconsin - Flood Warning