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
900 PM EDT WED AUG 23 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  S OF CAPE LOOKOUT NC TO SURF CITY NC OUT TO 20 NM...

* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT

* AT 900 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR THE VICINITY OF HIGHWAY 24-17 BRIDGE TO 11 NM
  NORTHWEST OF SURF CITY...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MORGAN BAY...NEW RIVER INLET...AR340...STONES BAY...AR342...
  BOGUE INLET...AR355...THE VICINITY OF HIGHWAY 24-17 BRIDGE...
  AR345 AND THE VICINITY OF SNEADS FERRY BRIDGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3454 7754 3455 7752 3479 7750 3482 7746
      3482 7732 3476 7726 3478 7723 3446 7682
      3422 7726 3446 7754
TIME...MOT...LOC 0100Z 319DEG 24KT 3478 7738 3460 7765

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

AUSTIN



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