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
530 PM EDT THU APR 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS...
  PAMLICO SOUND...
  PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS...

* UNTIL 600 PM EDT

* AT 529 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS AND LARGE HAIL...
  LOCATED NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE PAMLICO RIVER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
  20 KNOTS.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  THE MOUTH OF THE PAMLICO RIVER AROUND 540 PM EDT.
  SWANQUARTER AROUND 600 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS...LARGE
HAIL...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS
SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3532 7616 3518 7650 3534 7661 3552 7636
TIME...MOT...LOC 2129Z 241DEG 20KT 3529 7650

$$

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