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
830 PM EDT WED MAY 23 2018

The National Weather Service in Newport has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Pamlico Sound...
  Pamlico and Pungo Rivers...
  S of Cape Hatteras NC to Ocracoke Inlet NC out to 20 nm...
  S of Oregon Inlet NC to Cape Hatteras NC out to 20 nm...
  Waters from Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC from 20 to 40 nm...
  Waters from Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC from 20 to 40 nm...

* Until 930 PM EDT.

* At 829 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were located along a line
  extending from near Crabtree Bay to near Engelhard to 10 nm
  northeast of Cape Hatteras, moving southeast at 55 knots.

  HAZARD...Wind gusts to 40 knots and small hail.

  SOURCE...Radar.

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

* Locations impacted include...
  Cape Hatteras, Monitor Marine Sanctuary, Hatteras Village, Hatteras
  Inlet, Ar230, Swanquarter, Ar220, Diamond Shoals, Ocracoke, Ar225
  and The Center Of The Pamlico Sound.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3500 7490 3493 7557 3521 7638 3551 7647
      3549 7638 3542 7638 3537 7617 3544 7610
      3535 7533 3512 7487
TIME...MOT...LOC 0029Z 302DEG 53KT 3550 7648 3541 7596 3534 7538

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

JBM


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