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WHUS52 KMHX 160103
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AMZ137-160200-
/O.NEW.KMHX.MA.W.0017.140416T0103Z-140416T0200Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
903 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS OVER ATLANTIC OFFSHORE WATERS...
  INCLUDING HOBUCKEN...ORIENTAL AND THE MOUTH OF THE NEUSE RIVER...

* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT

* AT 859 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN
  AREA OF THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER 
  26 NM SOUTHWEST OF THE VICINITY OF TRENT RIVER...OR ABOUT 24 NM    
  NORTH OF NEW RIVER INLET...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 KNOTS.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO THE
  VICINITY OF SLOCUM CREEK...THE VICINITY OF HANCOCK CREEK AND MID
  POINT OF CHERRY BRANCH-MINNESOTT BEACH FERRY TERMINAL

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 3514 7648 3527 7659 3521 7662 3514 7678
      3513 7678 3515 7665 3507 7663 3498 7679
      3516 7706 3508 7708 3506 7718 3505 7718
      3508 7703 3489 7693 3488 7691 3494 7689
      3488 7686 3494 7682 3492 7676 3508 7648
TIME...MOT...LOC 0103Z 222DEG 50KT 3494 7748

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