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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1013 PM EST SAT FEB 14 2015

AMZ135>137-152-154-156-158-174-176-178-150515-
1013 PM EST SAT FEB 14 2015

...COLD FRONT WITH GUSTY AND SHIFTING WINDS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS... 
  PAMLICO SOUND... 
  PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS... 
  S OF CAPE HATTERAS NC TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT TO 20 NM... 
  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... 
  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 CAPE LOOKOUT  TO SURF CITY NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM... 
  WATERS FROM OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM... 

AT 1010 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SHOWERS 
ASSOCIATED WITH A COLD FRONT... CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 
KNOTS. THIS FRONT WAS LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 15 NM 
NORTHWEST OF BELHAVEN TO KENANSVILLE...MOVING EAST AT 45 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS WITH WINDS SHIFTING 
ABRUPTLY FROM SOUTHWEST TO NORTHWEST...RESULTING IN LOCALLY HIGHER 
WAVES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR WHILE THESE GUSTY WINDS 
OVERSPREAD THE EASTERN NORTH CAROLINA SOUNDS AND COASTAL WATERS.

&&

LAT...LON 3461 7745 3476 7744 3475 7744 3455 7733
      3495 7628 3496 7632 3505 7712 3506 7716
      3502 7675 3528 7647 3556 7707 3556 7709
      3557 7650 3558 7651 3556 7648 3555 7644
      3551 7659 3500 7493 3392 7645

$$
DAG



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