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WHUS52 KMHX 190147
SMWMHX
AMZ158-190230-
/O.NEW.KMHX.MA.W.0098.140819T0147Z-140819T0230Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
947 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  S OF CAPE LOOKOUT NC TO SURF CITY NC OUT TO 20 NM OVER ATLANTIC
  OFFSHORE WATERS...
  INCLUDING AR315 AND NEW RIVER INLET...

* UNTIL 1030 PM EDT

* AT 944 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  THUNDERSTORM...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER 6 NM WEST
  OF AR342...OR ABOUT OVER BOGUE INLET...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

* THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR
  OVER AR342 BY 1005 PM EDT
  OVER AR340 AND 3 NM NORTH OF AR345 BY 1015 PM EDT
  OVER AR330 AND 6 NM SOUTHWEST OF AR320 BY 1030 PM 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.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3466 7707 3469 7671 3445 7671 3426 7730
      3445 7753
TIME...MOT...LOC 0147Z 271DEG 19KT 3458 7714

$$

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