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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1247 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

AMZ158-170-231745-
1247 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS SOUTH OF NEW RIVER INLET...

AT 1243 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS... FROM
8 NM NORTHWEST OF STONES BAY TO 10 NM SOUTH OF AR355...OR FROM 14 NM
NORTHWEST OF NEW RIVER INLET TO 19 NM SOUTHEAST OF SURF CITY...MOVING
SOUTHEAST AT 10 KT.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  THE VICINITY OF SNEADS FERRY BRIDGE...NEW RIVER INLET AT 120 PM. 
  STONES BAY AT 125 PM. 
  AR355 AT 145 PM. 

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS OF 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...
AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY OR
REMAIN IN PORT UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

THESE THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE WATERSPOUTS WITH LITTLE OR NO ADVANCE
WARNING. SEEK SAFE HARBOR IF A WATERSPOUT IS SPOTTED.

LAT...LON 3400 7700 3446 7755 3455 7738 3456 7743
      3459 7744 3459 7746 3463 7743 3462 7737
      3456 7732 3457 7729 3440 7712 3424 7713
      3398 7695

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