Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
120 PM EST WED FEB 15 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM 20 TO 40NM OFF THE COAST FROM MYRTLE BEACH TO
  LITCHFIELD BEACH

* UNTIL 145 PM EST

* AT 119 PM EST...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR GOLDFINCH
  REEF...MOVING EAST AT 60 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LONG BAY TERRACE...BILL PERRY JUNIOR REEF...BP 25 LIBERTY SHIP
  WRECK...GOLDFINCH REEF...ATLANTIC LEDGE AND INSHORE HOLE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3346 7885 3358 7821 3324 7826 3322 7834
      3319 7889
TIME...MOT...LOC 1819Z 261DEG 61KT 3333 7876

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

RGZ



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