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
311 PM EST MON NOV 17 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  S OF OCRACOKE INLET NC TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT TO 20 NM...
  S OF CAPE HATTERAS NC TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT TO 20 NM...
  S OF CAPE LOOKOUT NC TO SURF CITY NC OUT TO 20 NM...
  PAMLICO SOUND...
  INCLUDING CAPE LOOKOUT...CEDAR ISLAND...DRUM INLET...HARKERS ISLAND
  AND OCRACOKE INLET...

* UNTIL 415 PM EST

* AT 308 PM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  THUNDERSTORM...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER OVER
  R-8 BUOY...OR ABOUT 5 MILES SOUTHWEST OF CAPE LOOKOUT...MOVING
  NORTHEAST AT 45 KNOTS.

* THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR
  OVER CAPE LOOKOUT BIGHT AND 5 NM SOUTHEAST OF HARKERS ISLAND BY 315
  PM EST
  5 NM SOUTHEAST OF THE VICINITY OF DAVIS BY 325 PM EST
  OVER AR275...3 NM SOUTHEAST OF DRUM INLET AND 5 NM SOUTHEAST OF THE
  VICINITY OF ATLANTIC BY 340 PM EST
  OVER OCRACOKE INLET AND 7 NM NORTHWEST OF AR250 BY 405 PM EST

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.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 600 PM EST MONDAY EVENING FOR
EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA.

&&

LAT...LON 3445 7657 3458 7672 3478 7657 3473 7654
      3479 7653 3481 7645 3483 7648 3485 7642
      3490 7641 3489 7634 3494 7642 3490 7643
      3493 7646 3537 7612 3508 7572
TIME...MOT...LOC 2009Z 225DEG 43KT 3458 7657

$$

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