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FZUS72 KMHX 262301
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
701 PM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

AMZ156-262315-
/O.CON.KMHX.MA.W.0077.000000T0000Z-150826T2315Z/
701 PM EDT WED AUG 26 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 715 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
S OF OCRACOKE INLET NC TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT TO 20 NM...

AT 701 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS...WINDS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS AND 
LARGE HAIL...LOCATED NEAR AR275...OR EAST OF DRUM INLET...MOVING 
EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3472 7629 3490 7625 3490 7606 3468 7614
TIME...MOT...LOC 2301Z 280DEG 16KT 3480 7619 

$$

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