Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6
000
FZUS72 KMHX 022243
MWSMHX

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
643 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

AMZ130-022315-
643 PM EDT MON MAY 2 2016

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  ALBEMARLE SOUND...

AT 642 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL. THIS
THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 NM SOUTHWEST OF EDENTON...MOVING NORTHEAST
AT 20 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BULL BAY/SCUPPERNONG RIVER...ABEMARLE SOUND AND HIGHWAY 94 BRIDGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3604 7660 3601 7657 3601 7651 3602 7648
      3598 7622 3590 7645 3589 7673 3592 7672
      3592 7670 3594 7669 3595 7671 3594 7671
      3594 7674 3596 7672 3599 7668 3601 7669
      3604 7666

$$

13


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.