Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wilmington, NC

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC
341 PM EDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WILMINGTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM...

* UNTIL 415 PM EDT

* AT 341 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER TOPSAIL TIRE
  REEF...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 15 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...
  DALLAS ROCK...TOPSAIL TIRE REEF AND TOPSAIL BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3435 7741 3423 7765 3429 7771 3434 7767
      3435 7765 3436 7764 3444 7752
TIME...MOT...LOC 1941Z 057DEG 15KT 3439 7757

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

$$

SHK



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