Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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FZUS72 KMHX 240141
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
941 PM EDT WED AUG 23 2017

AMZ156-158-240215-
941 PM EDT WED AUG 23 2017

...GUSTY WINDS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  S OF CAPE LOOKOUT NC TO SURF CITY NC OUT TO 20 NM...
  S OF OCRACOKE INLET NC TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT TO 20 NM...

AT 939 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED OUTFLOW FROM THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE WINDS
WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF THE
VICINITY OF SOUTH RIVER TO NEAR THE VICINITY OF ATLANTIC BEACH BRIDGE
TO THE VICINITY OF EMERALD ISLE BRIDGE...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ATLANTIC BEACH...THE CENTER OF BOGUE SOUND...NORTHWEST PLACES...
SALTER PATH...BEAUFORT INLET...THE VICINITY OF PINE KNOLL SHORES...
AR320...R-8 BUOY...BEAUFORT...CAPE LOOKOUT BIGHT...THE VICINITY OF
EMERALD ISLE BRIDGE...EMERALD ISLE...AR315...THE TURNING BASIN...
HARKERS ISLAND...AR285...AR275...AR330...THE MOREHEAD CITY-ATLANTIC
BEACH BRIDGE AND THE VICINITY OF DAVIS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3470 7712 3476 7685 3487 7647 3484 7594
      3455 7622 3438 7673

$$

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