093  
WHUS52 KMHX 250808  
SMWMHX  
AMZ135-250900-  
/O.NEW.KMHX.MA.W.0039.170425T0808Z-170425T0900Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
408 AM EDT TUE APR 25 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
PAMLICO SOUND...  
 
* UNTIL 500 AM EDT  
 
* AT 406 AM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING  
WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED ABOUT 5 MILES NORTH OF CEDAR  
ISLAND...MOVING NORTH AT 15 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY  
HAZARDOUS SEAS. BOATS COULD SUFFER SIGNIFICANT STRUCTURAL  
DAMAGE IN HIGH WINDS. SMALL CRAFT COULD CAPSIZE IN  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE  
EXPECTED.  
 
THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY  
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR  
IMMEDIATELY.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3505 7612 3505 7640 3538 7644 3540 7604  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0806Z 178DEG 17KT 3506 7627  
 
WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE  
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...50KTS  
 

 
 
JBM  
 
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