The Weather Prediction Center

College Park, MD

Storm Summary Message

Storm Summary Number 2 for Heavy Rain and Wind Associated with
NWS Weather Prediction Center College Park MD
500 AM EDT Fri Sep 14 2018

...Heavy rainfall and hurricane-force wind gusts continue to
impact coastal North Carolina early this morning...

For a detailed graphical depiction of the latest watches, warnings
and advisories, please see

At 400 AM EDT...These are preliminary rainfall and wind
observations associated with Florence.  For additional
information, please refer to the latest Public Advisory:

...Selected preliminary Storm Total Rainfall in inches from 200 PM
EDT Thu Sep 13 through 400 AM EDT Thu Sep 13...

SNEADS FERRY                         10.89                    
WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH                   10.30                    
ORIENTAL TOWN PIER                   10.10                    
CEDAR ISLAND FERRY TERMINAL           8.79                    
SURF CITY                             8.70                    
CROATAN                               8.36                    
JACKSONVILLE                          8.21                    
NCCAT CAMPUS AT OCRACOKE              8.06                    
NEW BERN                              7.15                    
CALABASH                              6.93                    
NEWPORT                               6.35                    
ALBEMARLE SOUND AT LEONARDS POINT     4.84                    
CHERRY POINT MARINE CORPS AIR STN     4.67                    
HATTERAS MITCHELL FIELD               4.37                    
WILMINGTON                            4.27                    
BUXTON                                4.04                    

...Selected preliminary Peak Wind gusts in miles per hour earlier
in the event...

BUOY 30 SE NEW RIVER INLET           112                    
FORT MACON                           105                    
CAPE LOOKOUT                          97                    
CEDAR ISLAND 1 N                      89                    
NEWPORT 1 SW                          82                    
FRISCO WOODS                          80                    
OCRACOKE                              80                    
HARKERS ISLAND                        77                    
CHERRY POINT MCAS                     76                    
DIAMOND SHOALS BUOY                   76                    
NORTH RIVER                           75                    
AVON                                  74                    
SNEADS FERRY 1 SSE                    72                    
NEW RIVER MCAS                        70                    
JACKSONVILLE                          66                    
BEAUFORT/SMITH FIELD                  62                    
HAVELOCK 2 SSW                        56                    
HATTERAS HIGH                         51                    
CAPE HATTERAS LIGHTHOUSE              43                    

For the latest rainfall forecast associated with Florence, please
refer to the Weather Prediction Center:

The next storm summary will be issued by the Weather Prediction
Center at 1100 AM EDT. Please refer to your local National Weather
Service office for additional information on this event.


Last Updated: 445 AM EDT FRI SEP 14 2018