Carteret Severe Watches & Warnings NOAA Weather Radio

Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory
Issued: 4:31 AM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of eastern North Carolina, including the following
areas, Beaufort, Carteret, Craven, Jones, Mainland Dare,
Mainland Hyde, Onslow, Outer Banks Dare, Outer Banks Hyde,
Pamlico, Tyrrell, and Washington.

* Through this evening

* heavy rain will continue through late afternoon before tapering
off this evening. Storm total rainfall amounts will range from 1
to 3 inches, with localized higher amounts.

* This rainfall could produce flash flooding, particularly in
poor drainage areas near creeks, streams and ditches. Street
flooding is likely. In addition, the ground remains saturated
due to heavy rainfall over the last few weeks. As a result, it
will not take much rainfall to produce flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





429 am EST Thu Nov 15 2018

... High surf advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EST this
evening...

* locations... beaches from Carteret County north to the Outer
Banks.

* Surf height... building to 8 feet or more.

* Timing... into this evening.

* Impacts... dangerous surf and rip currents. Minor beach erosion.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area, producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions.




Flash Flood Watch, High Surf Advisory
Issued: 4:31 AM EST Nov. 15, 2018 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect through this evening...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of eastern North Carolina, including the following
areas, Beaufort, Carteret, Craven, Jones, Mainland Dare,
Mainland Hyde, Onslow, Outer Banks Dare, Outer Banks Hyde,
Pamlico, Tyrrell, and Washington.

* Through this evening

* heavy rain will continue through late afternoon before tapering
off this evening. Storm total rainfall amounts will range from 1
to 3 inches, with localized higher amounts.

* This rainfall could produce flash flooding, particularly in
poor drainage areas near creeks, streams and ditches. Street
flooding is likely. In addition, the ground remains saturated
due to heavy rainfall over the last few weeks. As a result, it
will not take much rainfall to produce flooding.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead
to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation.

You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action
should flash flood warnings be issued.





429 am EST Thu Nov 15 2018

... High surf advisory remains in effect until 8 PM EST this
evening...

* locations... beaches from Carteret County north to the Outer
Banks.

* Surf height... building to 8 feet or more.

* Timing... into this evening.

* Impacts... dangerous surf and rip currents. Minor beach erosion.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

A high surf advisory means that high surf will affect beaches in
the advisory area, producing localized beach erosion and
dangerous swimming conditions.