Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
415 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

AMZ135>137-156-158-176-178-272115-
415 PM EDT SAT JUN 27 2015

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS...
  PAMLICO SOUND...
  PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS...
  S OF CAPE LOOKOUT NC TO SURF CITY NC OUT TO 20 NM...
  S OF OCRACOKE INLET NC TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT TO 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM CAPE LOOKOUT  TO SURF CITY NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM...
  WATERS FROMOCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM...

AT 414 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM ORIENTAL TO
NEAR THE KNUCKLE BUOY TO 26 NM SOUTHWEST OF 14 BUOY...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
THE VICINITY OF ATLANTIC...CAPE LOOKOUT...THE MOUTH OF THE NEUSE
RIVER...OCRACOKE...THE MOUTH OF THE PAMLICO RIVER...AR275...HARKERS
ISLAND...AR285...CAPE LOOKOUT BIGHT...BIG TEN FATHOM...THE VICINITY
OF CEDAR ISLAND...R-8 BUOY...BEAUFORT...14 BUOY...ORIENTAL...THE
VICINITY OF SOUTH RIVER...ATLAS TANKER...CEDAR ISLAND...AR255 AND THE
VICINITY OF DAVIS.

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 THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3394 7671 3476 7666 3495 7628 3508 7646
      3489 7652 3498 7671 3490 7664 3490 7668
      3494 7672 3503 7674 3542 7638 3540 7639
      3538 7637 3537 7637 3536 7638 3548 7599
      3462 7594 3392 7663

$$

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