Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
205 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

AMZ130-131-150-152-300730-
205 AM EDT TUE MAY 30 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING ALBEMARLE SOUND AND ALLIGATOR
RIVER...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  ALBEMARLE SOUND...
  ALLIGATOR RIVER...
  S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC TO OREGON INLET NC OUT TO 20 NM...
  S OF OREGON INLET NC TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT TO 20 NM...

AT 205 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS
WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 NM SOUTH OF BULL
BAY/SCUPPERNONG RIVER TO NEAR SWANQUARTER...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  THE VICINITY OF FRYING PAN AROUND 230 AM EDT.
  ALLIGATOR RIVER BRIDGE AROUND 240 AM EDT.
  THE MOUTH OF THE ALLIGATOR RIVER AROUND 245 AM EDT.
  THE VICINITY OF MASHOES AROUND 300 AM EDT.
  THE CENTER OF CROATAN SOUND AROUND 305 AM EDT.
  KITTY HAWK AROUND 310 AM EDT.
  THE CENTER OF ROANOKE SOUND...NAGS HEAD AND KILL DEVIL HILLS
  AROUND 315 AM EDT.
  AR130 AND AR140 AROUND 325 AM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3577 7552 3575 7573 3576 7573 3597 7585
      3587 7586 3589 7599 3565 7602 3569 7617
      3564 7619 3570 7617 3568 7604 3580 7612
      3577 7608 3594 7602 3592 7620 3589 7631
      3618 7536

$$

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