Update #7: After coordination with
WPC and Eastern Region it has been determined that CWD will end as
scheduled. CWD has ended as of 1200Z.
Update #6: CWD has been extended for Eastern
Region until 12Z Monday September 17th due to Tropical Storm
Florence and associated heavy rainfall threat over the Carolinas
and southern Appalachians.
Update #5: CWD for Pacific Region has now ended. CWD
remains for Eastern Region until 12Z Sunday, September 16th due to
Hurricane Florence and associated impacts to the Carolina and
southeast Virginia coasts this weekend.
Update #4: CWD has been extended for Eastern
Region until 12Z Sunday, September 16th due to Hurricane Florence
and associated impacts to the Carolina and southeast Virginia
coasts this weekend.
Update #3: Eastern Region from 11Z Tue Sep 11
2018 until 00Z Fri Sep 14 2018
Reason: Eastern Region is included due to
Hurricane Watches issued along the Mid-Atlantic in advance of
Correction: CWD remains in effect for Pacific
Region through September 14, 2018 0000Z
Update #2: Central Region will drop out of the CWD effective
CWD remains in effect for Pacific Region through 14/00Z
Update #1: Critical day has been extended adding
Pacific Region from 21Z Fri Sep 07 2018 until 00Z Fri Sep 14 2018.
- NCEP, NWSTG, and NCF are included in both CWDs
REASON: Central Region is included due to flash flooding and
river flooding from the remnants of Gordon. Pacific Region is
included due to a double tropical cyclone threat: 1) Mangkhut
expected to impact Guam and the Northern Marianas Islands, and 2)
Olivia which is forecast to affect Hawaii.
Topic: Critical Weather Day has been declared
Date/Time Issued: September 17, 2018 1214Z
Date/Time of Initial Impact:
September 07, 2018 1200Z J/D
Date/Time of Expected End: September 17, 2018 1200Z J/D 260
Length of Outage: 10 days
Who: NCEP, NWSTG, NCF, Central Region
Reason: Flash flooding and river flooding from the remnants
Contact Information for Further Information: ESPC Operations
at 301-817-3880 or Senior Duty Meteorologist at Sdm@noaa.gov
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