Jacksonville, NC

12:53 PM EDT on April 24, 2017 (GMT -0400)
Ellis | | Change Station

Elev 92 ft 34.83 °N, 77.61 °W | Updated 3 minutes ago

Light Rain
Light Rain Mist
66 °F
Feels Like 66 °F
N
4
Wind Variable Wind from ENE

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.79 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3600 ft
Overcast 5500 ft
Dew Point 64 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.81 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:27 AM 7:50 PM
Waning Crescent, 5% visible
SPECI KOAJ 241650Z AUTO 06003KT 3SM -RA BR SCT007 BKN036 OVC055 19/18 A2979 RMK AO2 P0006
Pressure 29.79 in
Visibility 3.0 miles
Clouds Scattered Clouds 700 ft
Mostly Cloudy 3600 ft
Overcast 5500 ft
Dew Point 64 °F
Humidity 94%
Rainfall 0.81 in
Snow Depth Not available.
6:27 AM 7:50 PM
Waning Crescent, 5% visible
SPECI KOAJ 241650Z AUTO 06003KT 3SM -RA BR SCT007 BKN036 OVC055 19/18 A2979 RMK AO2 P0006

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Watches & Warnings

Flash Flood Watch
Issued: 3:44 AM EDT Apr. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Flash Flood Watch remains in effect from 2 PM EDT this
afternoon through Tuesday morning...

The Flash Flood Watch continues for

* a portion of eastern North Carolina, including the following
areas, Beaufort, Carteret, Craven, Duplin, Greene, Jones,
Lenoir, Onslow, Pamlico, and Pitt.

* From 2 PM EDT this afternoon through Tuesday morning

* rain showers will increase in coverage this afternoon and
continue into early Tuesday morning. The rain may be heavy at
times with occasional thunderstorms. The episodes of heavy rain
will lead to a potential for flash flooding. Storm total
rainfall of 2 to 3 inches is expected, with locally higher
amounts up to 5 inches possible.

* Flash flooding is especially dangerous at night as it is very
difficult to see the depth of water on roads.

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.




Beach Hazard Statement
Issued: 3:06 AM EDT Apr. 24, 2017 – National Weather Service

... Beach hazards statement remains in effect from 8 am EDT this
morning through this evening...

* hazards... high rip current risk and dangerous shore break.

* Location... all beaches but especially along east facing beaches.

* Timing and tides... the most likely time for life threatening rip
currents will be a couple hours either side of low tide. Low
tide today will occur around 1215 PM.

* Surf height... building to 4 to 7 feet late today and tonight.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Swim near a lifeguard. If caught in a rip current remain calm.
Don't fight the current. Swim in a direction following the
shoreline. When out of the current, swim back to shore. If tired,
float or tread water until out of the rip current. If unable to
escape, face the shore and call or wave for help.

Shore break occurs when waves break directly on the beach. The
most common injuries with strong shore break are neck and back
injuries, which most often occur when the powerful surf throws a
swimmer or surfer head first into the bottom. It is extremely
important to protect your head and neck whenever you are in
breaking waves by keeping your hands in front of you at all
times.