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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
222 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

AMZ135-136-251900-
222 PM EDT TUE AUG 25 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  PAMLICO SOUND... 
  PAMLICO AND PUNGO RIVERS... 

AT 221 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED OVER THE VICINITY OF PAMLICO BEACH...OR 7 NM NORTH OF
HOBUCKEN...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. 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 3546 7655 3545 7655 3543 7651 3542 7652
      3537 7648 3537 7647 3540 7648 3542 7646
      3536 7637 3532 7653 3529 7653 3533 7661
      3529 7658 3529 7660 3527 7659 3529 7661
      3535 7668 3532 7670 3535 7670 3535 7674

$$

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