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WHUS52 KMHX 181657
SMWMHX
AMZ152-154-174-176-181800-
/O.NEW.KMHX.MA.W.0006.150118T1657Z-150118T1800Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
1157 AM EST SUN JAN 18 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  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 CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM
  OVER ATLANTIC OFFSHORE WATERS...
  WATERS FROM OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM OVER
  ATLANTIC OFFSHORE WATERS...
  INCLUDING CAPE HATTERAS...DIAMOND SHOALS...HATTERAS INLET AND
  MONITOR MARINE SANCTUARY...

* UNTIL 100 PM EST

* AT 1153 AM EST...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR         
  GREATER FROM HATTERAS INLET TO 7 NM EAST OF THE BIG ROCK...MOVING  
  EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

* THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR
  WATERS FROM OCRACOKE INLET TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM     
  AT 1210 PM EST...
  WATERS FROM CAPE HATTERAS TO OCRACOKE INLET NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM AT
  1210 PM EST...
  S OF CAPE HATTERAS NC TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT TO 20 NM AT 1210 PM
  EST...
  S OF OREGON INLET NC TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT TO 20 NM AT 1230 PM
  EST...

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3463 7520 3455 7544 3455 7556 3442 7578
      3430 7593 3418 7600 3427 7612 3472 7582
      3478 7583 3486 7571 3497 7586 3514 7589
      3523 7554 3528 7551 3534 7516 3514 7520
      3510 7508 3482 7500
TIME...MOT...LOC 1655Z 258DEG 24KT 3515 7576 3474 7570
          3422 7604

$$

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