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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
606 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

AMZ135-156-158-272245-
606 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE SOUTHERN COASTAL WATERS WEST OF
CAPE LOOKOUT...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  PAMLICO SOUND...
  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 603 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED JUST WEST OF CAPE LOOKOUT...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3480 7669 3470 7664 3470 7662 3481 7662
      3482 7663 3472 7652 3493 7644 3492 7644
      3486 7640 3486 7639 3491 7631 3495 7640
      3493 7630 3497 7636 3511 7610 3487 7592
      3450 7672 3470 7686

$$

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
549 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

ANZ535-536-280000-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD MD-
TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD-
549 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

...ISOLATED WIND GUSTS AROUND 20 KNOTS...

NORTHWEST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS WITH ISOLATED GUSTS UP TO 20 KNOTS
WILL BE POSSIBLE THROUGH THIS EVENING. WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO
DIMINISH LATE THIS EVENING BEFORE INCREASING AGAIN AFTER MIDNIGHT.

$$

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