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
758 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  ALBEMARLE SOUND...
  ALLIGATOR RIVER...
  S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC TO OREGON INLET NC OUT TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 900 PM EDT

* AT 757 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...LOCATED OVER THE
  VICINITY OF MASHOES...OR 7 NM NORTH OF THE CENTER OF CROATAN
  SOUND...MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  THE VICINITY OF MASHOES...THE CENTER OF ROANOKE SOUND...THE CENTER
  OF CROATAN SOUND...AR140...AR145...AR130...KITTY HAWK AND KILL
  DEVIL HILLS.

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.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3586 7490 3579 7553 3591 7560 3579 7554
      3577 7574 3593 7578 3596 7581 3597 7585
      3592 7581 3587 7586 3597 7586 3615 7600
      3616 7591 3606 7570 3601 7573 3592 7560
      3622 7577 3623 7502
TIME...MOT...LOC 2357Z 253DEG 38KT 3599 7576

$$
DAG


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