Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
724 AM EDT WED OCT 15 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON NC HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE FEAR NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC OUT 20 NM
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM
WATERS FROM SURF CITY NC TO LITTLE RIVER INLET SC FROM 20 TO 40 NM

* UNTIL 900 AM EDT

* AT 724 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  THUNDERSTORM...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER 5 NM
  NORTH OF CAPE FEAR KNUCKLE BUOY...MOVING NORTH AT 30 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO...
  5 MILE BOXCARS...
  LIBERTY SHIP...
  HARRIS REEF...
  RICH INLET...
  3 NM WEST OF SOUTH TOPSAIL BEACH...

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. MAKE SURE YOUR CREW IS WEARING APPROVED AND
PROPERLY FITTED LIFE JACKETS.

&&

PLEASE REPORT ANY SEVERE WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
WILMINGTON NC...TOLL FREE AT 800-697-3901...WHEN YOU CAN DO SO
SAFELY.

LAT...LON 3380 7726 3350 7737 3336 7748 3324 7766
      3318 7783 3390 7835 3392 7814 3390 7799
      3387 7800 3385 7797 3422 7780 3444 7752
      3397 7697
TIME...MOT...LOC 1124Z 196DEG 34KT 3372 7792

$$

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