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FZUS72 KMHX 071426
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1026 AM EDT MON APR 7 2014

AMZ152-154-170-071445-
/O.CON.KMHX.MA.W.0013.000000T0000Z-140407T1445Z/
1026 AM EDT MON APR 7 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1045 AM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
S OF OREGON INLET NC TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT TO 20 NM OVER ATLANTIC
OFFSHORE WATERS...
S OF CAPE HATTERAS NC TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT TO 20 NM OVER ATLANTIC
OFFSHORE WATERS...
WATERS FROM CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT TO SURF CITY NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM
OVER ATLANTIC OFFSHORE WATERS...
INCLUDING DIAMOND SHOALS AND MONITOR MARINE SANCTUARY...

AT 1020 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUED TO
INDICATE A THUNDERSTORM...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER
OVER MONITOR MARINE SANCTUARY...OR ABOUT 2 NM NORTH OF MONITOR MARINE
SANCTUARY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS.

THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR
  S OF OREGON INLET NC TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT TO 20 NM AT 1040 AM
  EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3528 7517 3526 7517 3502 7537 3511 7555
      3539 7538 3529 7516
TIME...MOT...LOC 1426Z 209DEG 22KT 3514 7540

$$








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