Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
804 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

AMZ250-252-270-200130-
804 PM EDT TUE AUG 19 2014

...THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

AT 801 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS UP TO 30 KNOTS FROM SOUTH
TOPSAIL BEACH TO 8 NM SOUTHWEST OF FRYING PAN SHOALS BUOY...OR FROM 4
NM WEST OF SOUTH TOPSAIL BEACH TO 8 NM SOUTHWEST OF FRYING PAN SHOALS
BUOY...MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE PATH OF THESE STORMS INCLUDE CAPE FEAR KNUCKLE
BUOY...FIGURE EIGHT ISLAND...KURE BEACH...SNOWS CUT BRIDGE...SOUTH
TOPSAIL BEACH...SURF CITY...WRECK 33...10 MILE ROCKS...10 MILE
BOXCARS...5 MILE BOXCARS...BILLY MURRELL REEF...BUOY OFF CAROLINA
BEACH...CITY OF HOUSTON...DALLAS ROCK...DREDGE WRECK...FRYING PAN
SHOALS LIGHT TOWER...FRYING PAN SHOALS BUOY...HARRIS REEF...JOHNNY
MERCER PIER...KURE BEACH POINT...LIBERTY SHIP...MASONBORO SEA BUOY...
MOUNT DIRFY`S WRECK...RARITAN WRECK...RICH INLET...SCHOOL HOUSE
REEF...SHEEPSHEAD ROCK...TOPSAIL BOXCARS...TOPSAIL TIRE REEF...WR2
AND WR4.

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 3380 7726 3350 7737 3336 7748 3327 7759
      3318 7782 3316 7792 3317 7806 3319 7809
      3404 7791 3429 7774 3444 7752 3397 7697

$$

REK







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