174  
WHUS52 KMHX 182051  
SMWMHX  
AMZ135-137-156-158-182215-  
/O.NEW.KMHX.MA.W.0049.180618T2051Z-180618T2215Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
451 PM EDT MON JUN 18 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS...  
PAMLICO SOUND...  
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT NC TO SURF CITY NC OUT TO 20 NM...  
S OF OCRACOKE INLET NC TO CAPE LOOKOUT NC OUT TO 20 NM...  
 
* UNTIL 615 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 451 PM EDT, A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR THE VICINITY  
OF SOUTH RIVER, OR NEAR ORIENTAL, MOVING SOUTH AT 15 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
THE VICINITY OF ATLANTIC, ORIENTAL, DRUM INLET, THE MOUTH OF THE  
NEUSE RIVER, THE VICINITY OF ADAMS CREEK, AR275, THE VICINITY OF  
SOUTH RIVER, THE VICINITY OF DAVIS, CEDAR ISLAND AND THE VICINITY  
OF CEDAR ISLAND.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER 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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3509 7664 3510 7665 3512 7653 3512 7641  
3507 7625 3486 7613 3472 7637 3476 7664  
3503 7675  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2051Z 341DEG 13KT 3505 7660  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
SGK  
 
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