Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
841 AM EST WED FEB 15 2017

AMZ154-156-158-151545-
S OF CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT 20 NM
INCLUDING THE MONITOR NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY-
S OF OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT 20 NM-
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT TO N OF SURF CITY NC OUT 20 NM-
841 AM EST WED FEB 15 2017

...AREAS OF DENSE SEA FOG THROUGH THIS MORNING ACROSS THE WATERS
BETWEEN CAPE HATTERAS TO SURF CITY...

DENSE SEA FOG HAS REDUCED THE VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN ONE HALF
MILE AT TIMES AND IS EXPECTED TO PERSIST THROUGH MID MORNING.
MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO REDUCED YOUR SPEED AND KEEP A LOOK OUT FOR
OTHER VESSELS...BUOYS AND BREAKWATERS. KEEP YOUR NAVIGATION
LIGHTS ON. IF NOT EQUIPPED WITH RADAR YOU SHOULD CONSIDER
RETURNING TO PORT OR REMAIN AT THE DOCKS UNTIL THE FOG LIFTS. MAKE
SURE YOUR CREW IS WEARING PROPERLY FITTED LIFE JACKETS.

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