Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
000
WHUS52 KMHX 222210
SMWMHX
AMZ135>137-222300-
/O.NEW.KMHX.MA.W.0008.210222T2210Z-210222T2300Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
510 PM EST Mon Feb 22 2021

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 EST.

* At 508 PM EST, showers were located along a line extending from 9
  nm north of Swanquarter to 11 nm northeast of The Vicinity Of
  Highway 24-17 Bridge, moving east at 45 knots.

  HAZARD...Rapid wind shift from south to northwest. Wind gusts 34
           knots or greater.

  SOURCE...Radar.

  IMPACT...Small craft could be damaged in briefly higher winds and
           suddenly higher waves.

* Locations impacted include...
  The Vicinity Of Slocum Creek, Engelhard, The Vicinity Of Hancock
  Creek, The Vicinity Of Clubfoot Creek, Oriental, Mid Point Of
  Cherry Branch-Minnesott Beach Ferry Terminal, The Mouth Of The
  Neuse River, The Vicinity Of Adams Creek, Swanquarter, The Mouth Of
  The Pamlico River, Hobucken and The Vicinity Of South River.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to safe harbor immediately as gusty winds and high waves are
expected.

&&

LAT...LON 3512 7697 3500 7680 3509 7664 3513 7681
      3514 7680 3525 7664 3529 7670 3550 7638
      3542 7639 3537 7616 3560 7597 3562 7568
      3485 7662 3484 7672 3491 7672 3486 7676
      3490 7677 3486 7692 3504 7709
TIME...MOT...LOC 2208Z 263DEG 45KT 3554 7626 3487 7727

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

$$

mlee



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.