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
523 PM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  ALBEMARLE SOUND...
  ALLIGATOR RIVER...
  INCLUDING THE MOUTH OF THE ALLIGATOR RIVER...

* UNTIL 600 PM EDT

* AT 520 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  THUNDERSTORM...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER OVER THE
  MOUTH OF THE ALLIGATOR RIVER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

* THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR
  ALBEMARLE SOUND AT 540 PM EDT...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT
THURSDAY EVENING FOR EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

&&

LAT...LON 3588 7600 3596 7607 3597 7604 3599 7609
      3602 7613 3617 7591 3608 7581 3608 7573
      3605 7572 3606 7570 3605 7568
TIME...MOT...LOC 2123Z 235DEG 26KT 3600 7597

$$

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