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
725 PM EDT SUN AUG 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  ALBEMARLE SOUND...

* UNTIL 830 PM EDT

* AT 724 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
  LOCATED NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE PERQUIMANS RIVER...MOVING EAST AT 25
  KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  THE CENTER OF THE ALBEMARLE SOUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3614 7587 3607 7580 3609 7574 3604 7574
      3604 7573 3605 7573 3606 7570 3601 7568
      3600 7568 3602 7572 3596 7596 3599 7615
      3596 7628 3607 7633 3615 7600 3618 7599
TIME...MOT...LOC 2324Z 252DEG 23KT 3601 7621

$$



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