304  
FZUS72 KMHX 250112  
MWSMHX  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
912 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
 
AMZ130-135-150-152-154-250215-  
912 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017  
   
..STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS
 
 
THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  
ALBEMARLE SOUND...  
PAMLICO SOUND...  
S OF CAPE HATTERAS NC TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT TO 20 NM...  
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC TO OREGON INLET NC OUT TO 20 NM...  
S OF OREGON INLET NC TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT TO 20 NM...  
 
AT 910 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS AND A FEW  
THUNDERSTORMS... CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.  
THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 10 NM  
NORTH OF PAMLICO SOUND TO AR225...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 KNOTS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
CAPE HATTERAS...AR160...HATTERAS VILLAGE...AR140...OREGON INLET...  
AR130...AR220...AR145...AR225...PEA ISLAND NATIONAL WILDLIFE  
REFUGE...RODANTHE AND KILL DEVIL HILLS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER  
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR  
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3619 7548 3557 7517 3500 7565 3560 7579  
 

 
 
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