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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC
121 PM EDT MON SEP 8 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  S OF OCRACOKE INLET NC TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT TO 20 NM...
  S OF CAPE LOOKOUT NC TO SURF CITY NC OUT TO 20 NM...
  INCLUDING BEAUFORT INLET AND HARKERS ISLAND...

* UNTIL 145 PM EDT

* AT 116 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  THUNDERSTORM...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER OVER     
  BEAUFORT INLET...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS. THIS STORM MAY ALSO BE   
  PRODUCING A WATERSPOUT.

* THIS STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR
  HARKERS ISLAND AND 3 NM NORTH OF CAPE LOOKOUT BIGHT BY 130 PM
  5 NM SOUTH OF THE VICINITY OF DAVIS BY 145 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.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3464 7624 3460 7668 3468 7672 3477 7656
      3475 7654 3479 7651 3487 7636
TIME...MOT...LOC 1720Z 249DEG 23KT 3466 7663

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