Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
912 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

AMZ130-135-150-152-154-250215-
912 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  ALBEMARLE SOUND...
  PAMLICO SOUND...
  S OF CAPE HATTERAS NC TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT TO 20 NM...
  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 910 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS... CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.
THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 NM
NORTH OF PAMLICO SOUND TO AR225...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
CAPE HATTERAS...AR160...HATTERAS VILLAGE...AR140...OREGON INLET...
AR130...AR220...AR145...AR225...PEA ISLAND NATIONAL WILDLIFE
REFUGE...RODANTHE AND KILL DEVIL HILLS.

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 3619 7548 3557 7517 3500 7565 3560 7579

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