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
219 PM EDT Fri May 27 2022

The National Weather Service in Newport has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Albemarle Sound...
  Alligator River...
  Croatan and Roanoke Sounds...
  S of Currituck Beach Light NC to Oregon Inlet NC out to 20 nm...

* Until 315 PM EDT.

* At 218 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located 7 nm southeast of
  Alligator River Bridge, or 9 nm south of The Mouth Of The Alligator
  River, moving northeast at 40 knots.

  HAZARD...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 Center Of Croatan Sound, Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills and The
  Vicinity Of Mashoes.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 600 PM EDT for the adjacent
coastal waters.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3622 7543 3579 7578 3590 7578 3581 7585
      3586 7598 3614 7588 3614 7587 3611 7585
      3607 7580 3608 7579 3609 7574 3614 7574
      3623 7577
TIME...MOT...LOC 1818Z 209DEG 40KT 3581 7591

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

$$

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