076  
FZUS72 KILM 151902  
MWSILM  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WILMINGTON NC  
302 PM EDT WED AUG 15 2018  
 
AMZ250-151930-  
302 PM EDT WED AUG 15 2018  
   
..A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS
 
 
THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM SURF CITY TO CAPE FEAR NC OUT 20 NM...  
 
AT 301 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM, CAPABLE  
OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED  
OVER FIGURE EIGHT ISLAND, MOVING EAST AT 10 KNOTS.  
 
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 THIS STORM PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3415 7751 3415 7780 3419 7781 3424 7777  
3431 7770 3441 7757  
 

 
 
SHK  
 
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