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

AMZ130-131-135-150-152-170-172-150345-
952 PM EST SAT FEB 14 2015

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

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  ALBEMARLE SOUND... 
  ALLIGATOR RIVER... 
  PAMLICO SOUND... 
  S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC TO OREGON INLET NC OUT TO 20 NM... 
  S OF OREGON INLET NC TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT TO 20 NM... 
  WATERS FROM CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO OREGON INLET NC FROM 20 TO 40 
  NM... 
  WATERS FROM OREGON INLET TO CAPE HATTERAS NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM... 

AT 949 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 10 NM SOUTHWEST OF 
CURRITUCK SOUND TO 11 NM NORTH OF THE VICINITY OF BELHAVEN...MOVING 
EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

THE FRONT WILL BE NEAR...
  OREGON INLET AND PEA ISLAND NATIONAL WILDLIFE REFUGE AROUND 1040 PM
EST.
  RODANTHE AND AR160 AROUND 1045 PM EST.

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 3510 7487 3509 7487 3543 7607 3543 7601
      3563 7573 3596 7581 3597 7585 3592 7581
      3564 7619 3566 7617 3576 7604 3599 7606
      3593 7674 3594 7674 3601 7669 3618 7600
      3594 7563 3622 7576 3623 7501

$$
DAG



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