Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
345 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

AMZ250-270-222045-
345 PM EDT FRI AUG 22 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

AT 341 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS OVER DALLAS
ROCK...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS.

OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE 10 MILE ROCKS...
BILLY MURRELL REEF...DALLAS ROCK...RICH INLET...TOPSAIL BOXCARS AND
WR2.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THUNDERSTORMS POSE A VARIETY OF THREATS TO BOATER SAFETY. YOUR BEST
COURSE OF ACTION DURING THUNDERSTORMS IS TO SEEK SAFE HARBOR.
HOWEVER...IF YOU ARE CAUGHT OUT ON THE OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF
POSSIBLE AND STAY AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL OBJECTS. MAKE SURE YOUR
CREW IS WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

&&

PLEASE REPORT ANY SEVERE WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
WILMINGTON NC...TOLL FREE AT 800-697-3901...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO
SAFELY.

LAT...LON 3390 7741 3416 7775 3430 7772 3433 7769
      3433 7767 3418 7725

$$

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