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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
421 AM EDT WED JUN 24 2015

AMZ130-240915-
421 AM EDT WED JUN 24 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  ALBEMARLE SOUND... 

AT 421 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED NEAR THE CENTER OF THE ALBEMARLE SOUND...OR 9 NM EAST OF THE
MOUTH OF THE PERQUIMANS RIVER...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
THE CENTER OF THE ALBEMARLE SOUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

INTENSE 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 3616 7594 3616 7591 3614 7589 3614 7587
      3613 7587 3610 7585 3601 7606 3613 7615
      3613 7614 3612 7611 3614 7610 3613 7610
      3614 7607 3615 7606 3615 7600 3618 7600

$$

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