740  
FZUS72 KMHX 181300  
MWSMHX  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
900 AM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
AMZ158-178-181400-  
900 AM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
   
..STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS
 
 
THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT NC TO SURF CITY NC OUT TO 20 NM...  
WATERS FROM CAPE LOOKOUT TO SURF CITY NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM...  
 
AT 857 AM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM, CAPABLE  
OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED  
OVER BIG TEN FATHOM, OR ABOUT 15 NM SOUTH OF CAPE LOOKOUT, MOVING  
SOUTH AT 10 KNOTS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
BIG TEN FATHOM.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS, LOCALLY HIGHER  
WAVES, LIGHTNING STRIKES, AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK  
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3437 7670 3440 7656 3414 7633 3406 7669  
 

 
 
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