509  
WHUS52 KMHX 290903  
SMWMHX  
AMZ137-158-291000-  
/O.NEW.KMHX.MA.W.0174.171029T0903Z-171029T1000Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
503 AM EDT SUN OCT 29 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
NEUSE AND BAY RIVERS...  
S OF CAPE LOOKOUT NC TO SURF CITY NC OUT TO 20 NM...  
 
* UNTIL 600 AM EDT  
 
* AT 503 AM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM NEAR THE CENTER OF BOGUE SOUND TO 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF  
AR355...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
THE VICINITY OF SLOCUM CREEK...ATLANTIC BEACH...THE CENTER OF BOGUE  
SOUND...THE VICINITY OF CLUBFOOT CREEK...MID POINT OF CHERRY  
BRANCH-MINNESOTT BEACH FERRY TERMINAL...SALTER PATH...AR342...THE  
VICINITY OF PINE KNOLL SHORES...AR320...BOGUE INLET...AR345...THE  
VICINITY OF EMERALD ISLE BRIDGE...EMERALD ISLE...AR315...THE  
VICINITY OF HANCOCK CREEK...THE TURNING BASIN...AR340...AR330...THE  
MOREHEAD CITY-ATLANTIC BEACH BRIDGE AND THE VICINITY OF ATLANTIC  
BEACH BRIDGE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3482 7710 3478 7703 3481 7683 3484 7697  
3494 7702 3515 7686 3520 7680 3523 7680  
3475 7665 3446 7693 3435 7693 3425 7730  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0903Z 216DEG 35KT 3478 7698 3430 7721  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
JBM  
 
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