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
1122 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018

The National Weather Service in Newport has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Albemarle Sound...
  Alligator River...
  Pamlico Sound...
  S of Cape Hatteras NC to Ocracoke Inlet NC out to 20 nm...
  S of Currituck Beach Light NC to Oregon Inlet NC out to 20 nm...
  S of Oregon Inlet NC to Cape Hatteras NC out to 20 nm...
  Waters from Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC from 20 to 40 nm...
  Waters from Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC from 20 to 40
  nm...
  Waters from Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC from 20 to 40 nm...

* Until 1215 AM EST

* At 1122 PM EST, severe thunderstorms were located along a line
  extending from near The Vicinity Of Mashoes to 11 nm south of
  Monitor Marine Sanctuary, moving northeast at 75 knots.

  HAZARD...Wind gusts in excess of 50 knots.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Boats could suffer significant structural damage in high
           winds. Small craft could capsize in suddenly higher
           waves.

* Locations impacted include...
  Cape Hatteras, Kitty Hawk, Monitor Marine Sanctuary, Kill Devil
  Hills, The Center Of Croatan Sound, Ar145, Pea Island National
  Wildlife Refuge, Nags Head, Ar160, The Vicinity Of Mashoes, Ar140,
  Oregon Inlet, Ar130, The Center Of Roanoke Sound, Duck, Diamond
  Shoals and Rodanthe.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to safe harbor immediately as gusty winds and high waves are
expected.

&&

LAT...LON 3622 7521 3618 7499 3590 7485 3568 7480
      3547 7480 3495 7492 3492 7494 3473 7540
      3574 7576 3596 7586 3608 7579 3609 7574
      3622 7577 3622 7579 3623 7577
TIME...MOT...LOC 0422Z 210DEG 76KT 3595 7572 3489 7544

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...50KTS

$$

SGK



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