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
726 PM EDT MON JUL 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  S OF OCRACOKE INLET NC TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT TO 20 NM...
  S OF CAPE LOOKOUT NC TO SURF CITY NC OUT TO 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO SURF CITY NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM
  OVER ATLANTIC OFFSHORE WATERS...
  INCLUDING ATLAS TANKER...CAPE LOOKOUT AND HARKERS ISLAND...

* UNTIL 815 PM EDT

* AT 723 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  THUNDERSTORM...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER OVER
  HARKERS ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

* THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR
  8 NM SOUTH OF THE VICINITY OF DAVIS BY 735 PM EDT
  7 NM NORTH OF AR285 BY 740 PM EDT
  7 NM NORTH OF ATLAS TANKER BY 800 PM EDT

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3442 7620 3454 7668 3473 7666 3480 7662
      3479 7658 3480 7656 3473 7654 3479 7653
      3480 7650 3481 7614
TIME...MOT...LOC 2326Z 276DEG 28KT 3467 7655

$$
DAG





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