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

AMZ137-158-231900-
208 PM EDT SAT AUG 23 2014

...A LINE OF HEAVY SHOWERS AND POSSIBLE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS 
APPROACHING THE BOGUE SOUND AND WATERS SOUTH OF CAPE LOOKOUT...

AT 204 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A 
LINE OF HEAVY SHOWERS AND POSSIBLE THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG 
WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS... FROM THE VICINITY OF ATLANTIC BEACH BRIDGE 
TO HARKERS ISLAND...OR FROM 5 NM NORTH OF AR315 TO 3 NM SOUTHWEST OF 
HARKERS ISLAND...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 10 KT.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  THE TURNING BASIN...BEAUFORT INLET AT 215 PM. 
  THE MOREHEAD CITY-ATLANTIC BEACH BRIDGE...THE VICINITY OF          
  ATLANTIC BEACH BRIDGE AT 235 PM. 
  AR315...THE VICINITY OF PINE KNOLL SHORES...AR320...R-8 BUOY AT 300
  PM. 

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS OF 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...
LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE
HARBOR IMMEDIATELY OR REMAIN IN PORT UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

LAT...LON 3443 7664 3452 7674 3463 7695 3473 7689
      3474 7678 3478 7676 3481 7673 3479 7670
      3482 7669 3474 7664 3477 7662 3478 7662
      3467 7650

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