Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
916 PM EDT SAT MAR 18 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  S OF CAPE LOOKOUT NC TO SURF CITY NC OUT TO 20 NM...

* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT

* AT 915 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER AR342...OR
  NEAR BOGUE INLET...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ATLANTIC BEACH...THE CENTER OF BOGUE SOUND...NORTHWEST PLACES...
  SALTER PATH...AR320...BEAUFORT INLET...AR342...THE VICINITY OF PINE
  KNOLL SHORES...BOGUE INLET...R-8 BUOY...THE VICINITY OF EMERALD
  ISLE BRIDGE...AR345...BEAUFORT...EMERALD ISLE...AR315...THE TURNING
  BASIN...AR340...AR330...THE MOREHEAD CITY-ATLANTIC BEACH BRIDGE AND
  THE VICINITY OF ATLANTIC BEACH BRIDGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3472 7716 3475 7657 3441 7657 3449 7716
TIME...MOT...LOC 0115Z 269DEG 34KT 3463 7706

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

AUSTIN


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