Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
355 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

AMZ156-012030-
355 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

...THUNDERSTORM OVER THE CENTRAL CORE SOUND...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  S OF OCRACOKE INLET NC TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT TO 20 NM...

AT 354 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED NEAR THE VICINITY OF ATLANTIC...OR NEAR DRUM INLET...MOVING
EAST AT 5 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
THE VICINITY OF ATLANTIC AND DRUM INLET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3478 7639 3485 7632 3479 7639 3479 7642
      3483 7643 3483 7642 3487 7641 3488 7639
      3487 7640 3486 7638 3487 7638 3487 7635
      3490 7632 3492 7623 3490 7625 3493 7620
      3475 7619

$$

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