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POST-TROPICAL CYCLONE COLIN LOCAL STATEMENT
INTERMEDIATE ADVISORY NUMBER 9A
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  AL032016
213 PM EDT TUE JUN 7 2016

THIS PRODUCT COVERS EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA

**POST-TROPICAL STORM COLIN MOVING AWAY FROM THE COAST OF NORTH
 CAROLINA**

NEW INFORMATION
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* CHANGES TO WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
    - ALL WATCHES AND WARNINGS HAVE BEEN CANCELED

* CURRENT WATCHES AND WARNINGS:
    - NONE

* STORM INFORMATION:
    - ABOUT 50 MILES EAST OF BUXTON NC OR ABOUT 120 MILES 
      EAST-NORTHEAST OF MOREHEAD CITY NC
    - 35.3N 74.7W
    - STORM INTENSITY 60 MPH
    - MOVEMENT NORTHEAST OR 55 DEGREES AT 38 MPH

SITUATION OVERVIEW
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POST-TROPICAL STORM COLIN IS QUICKLY MOVING AWAY FROM THE NORTH
CAROLINA COAST. THE HEAVY RAINFALL HAS ENDED AND LITTLE TO NO
ADDITIONAL ACCUMULATION IS EXPECTED TODAY. THE THREAT OF TROPICAL
STORM FORCE WINDS HAS ALSO ENDED ALTHOUGH A FEW GUSTS TO AROUND 25
MPH WILL BE POSSIBLE ACROSS THE OUTER BANKS OVER THE NEXT FEW
HOURS ON THE BACKSIDE OF THE SYSTEM.

POTENTIAL IMPACTS
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* WIND:
LITTLE TO NO ADDITIONAL IMPACTS ARE ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME 
ACROSS EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

* FLOODING RAIN:
LITTLE TO NO ADDITIONAL IMPACTS ARE ANTICIPATED AT THIS TIME 
ACROSS EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS
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* OTHER PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION:

LITTLE TO NO IMPACTS WERE REALIZED FROM TROPICAL STORM COLIN ASIDE
FROM HEAVY RAINFALL. DO NOT ATTEMPT TO TRAVEL ACROSS FLOODED
ROADS. FIND ALTERNATE ROUTES. IT TAKES ONLY A FEW INCHES OF
SWIFTLY FLOWING WATER TO CARRY VEHICLES AWAY.


* ADDITIONAL SOURCES OF INFORMATION:
- FOR INFORMATION ON APPROPRIATE PREPARATIONS SEE READY.GOV
- FOR INFORMATION ON CREATING AN EMERGENCY PLAN SEE GETAGAMEPLAN.ORG
- FOR ADDITIONAL DISASTER PREPAREDNESS INFORMATION SEE REDCROSS.ORG

NEXT UPDATE
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AS IT PERTAINS TO THIS EVENT...THIS WILL BE THE LAST LOCAL STATEMENT 
ISSUED BY THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC 
REGARDING THE EFFECTS OF TROPICAL CYCLONE HAZARDS UPON THE AREA.

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