Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
317 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

AMZ135-154-156-158-030815-
317 AM EDT MON AUG 3 2015

...LINE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  PAMLICO SOUND...
  S OF CAPE HATTERAS NC TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT TO 20 NM...
  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...

AT 316 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR BEAUFORT
TO NEAR THE VICINITY OF DAVIS TO 10 NM SOUTH OF AR255...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
THE VICINITY OF ATLANTIC...AR230...MONITOR MARINE SANCTUARY...
AR250...AR255...THE VICINITY OF DAVIS...AR275...AR225...DRUM INLET
AND OCRACOKE INLET.

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 3493 7537 3486 7569 3470 7596 3478 7640
      3475 7677 3477 7662 3481 7662 3482 7663
      3483 7642 3492 7644 3487 7635 3491 7631
      3494 7638 3497 7633 3492 7630 3498 7632
      3509 7609 3506 7600 3513 7570 3506 7524

$$

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