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Do not drive vehicles through flooded areas. The water depth and road condition may be unsafe. Additional information is available at https://water.weather.gov/ahps2/ Stay tuned for further updates by listening to NOAA weather radio... or your local radio and TV stations.

Please carefully read each posted Warning and Alert as it relates to the area(s) being affected. We provide a wider range of issued warnings for surrounding cities and counties, so some alerts may not directly impact this location. This is done to help with preparing for severe weather that may overlap or be heading towards Shallotte.

Use the Radar Maps link provided to understand the trajectory of a storm.

Flood Advisory

Flood Advisory issued July 13 at 5:46AM EDT until July 13 at 9:00AM EDT by NWS Wilmington NC

* WHAT...Flooding caused by excessive rainfall is expected. * WHERE...Portions of southeast North Carolina, including the following counties, Brunswick and New Hanover and northeast South Carolina, including the following county, Horry. * WHEN...Until 900 AM EDT. * IMPACTS...Minor flooding in low-lying and poor drainage areas. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS... - At 546 AM EDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain associated with thunderstorms that will move northeast, onshore and inland throughout the early morning hours. Some spots could observe 2 to 4+ inches of rainfall. Minor flooding is either ongoing or expected to begin shortly within the advisory area. - Some locations that will experience flooding include... Wilmington, Myrtle Beach, North Myrtle Beach, Leland, Oak Island, Carolina Beach, Shallotte, Sunset Beach, Wrightsville Beach, Kure Beach, Holden Beach, Ocean Isle Beach, Caswell Beach, Bald Head Island, Ocean Crest Pier, Yaupon Beach, Snows Cut, South Masonboro Island, North Masonboro Island and Johnny Mercer Pier. - http://www.weather.gov/safety/flood

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Area
Brunswick, NC; New Hanover, NC; Horry, SC

Rip Current Statement

Rip Current Statement issued July 13 at 4:09AM EDT until July 13 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Wilmington NC

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents. * WHERE...Coastal Pender and Coastal New Hanover Counties. * WHEN...Through this evening. * IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away from shore into deeper water.

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Area
Coastal Pender; Coastal New Hanover

Beach Hazards Statement

Beach Hazards Statement issued July 12 at 8:11PM EDT until July 13 at 8:00PM EDT by NWS Newport/Morehead City NC

* WHAT...Dangerous rip currents and strong longshore currents in the surf zone. * WHERE...The beaches from Oregon Inlet to Surf City. * WHEN...From 8 AM EDT Saturday through Saturday evening. * IMPACTS...Rip currents can sweep even the best swimmers away from shore into deeper water. Strong longshore currents will create dangerous swimming conditions throughout the day. * ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The most likely time for strong rip currents to occur is a couple hours either side of low tide, which will occur around 7 AM Saturday.

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Area
West Carteret; East Carteret; Coastal Onslow; Ocracoke Island; Hatteras Island
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