Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
939 PM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

AMZ250-110315-
939 PM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

AT 939 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING A SUDDEN WIND SHIFT AND STRONG WINDS UP TO
30 KNOTS ABOUT 3 NM NORTHWEST OF WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH...MOVING EAST AT
20 KNOTS.

OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE FIGURE EIGHT
ISLAND...KURE BEACH...SNOWS CUT BRIDGE...SOUTH TOPSAIL BEACH...SURF
CITY...10 MILE ROCKS...10 MILE BOXCARS...5 MILE BOXCARS...BILLY
MURRELL REEF...BUOY OFF CAROLINA BEACH...DALLAS ROCK...DREDGE
WRECK...HARRIS REEF...JOHNNY MERCER PIER...KURE BEACH POINT...LIBERTY
SHIP...MASONBORO SEA BUOY...RICH INLET...SCHOOL HOUSE REEF...
SHEEPSHEAD ROCK...TOPSAIL BOXCARS AND TOPSAIL TIRE REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THE THUNDERSTORMS WILL PRODUCE GUSTY WINDS...HEAVY RAIN AND CLOUD TO
SEA LIGHTNING. WIND GUSTS UP TO 30 KNOTS WILL CAUSE ROUGH SEAS WHILE
HEAVY RAIN WILL RESTRICT THE VISIBILITY TO LESS THAN 1 NM AT TIMES.
SEEK SAFE HARBOR IF POSSIBLE AND MAKE SURE YOU AND YOUR PASSENGERS
ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

&&

PLEASE REPORT ANY SEVERE WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
WILMINGTON NC...TOLL FREE AT 800-697-3901...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO
SAFELY.

LAT...LON 3421 7724 3413 7740 3402 7752 3392 7758
      3373 7765 3389 7797 3414 7786 3422 7780
      3429 7773 3444 7752

$$

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