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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
740 PM EDT SUN JUN 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  PAMLICO SOUND...
  S OF OREGON INLET NC TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT TO 20 NM...

* UNTIL 815 PM EDT

* AT 739 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...
  PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...LOCATED NEAR
  PAMLICO SOUND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 KNOTS.

* THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3531 7551 3541 7548 3544 7548 3544 7549
      3539 7549 3537 7550 3536 7551 3531 7552
      3518 7591 3532 7594 3552 7548 3545 7549
      3552 7547 3557 7536 3536 7534
TIME...MOT...LOC 2339Z 240DEG 49KT 3532 7575 

$$



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