008  
FZUS72 KMHX 112048  
MWSMHX  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
448 PM EDT TUE AUG 11 2020  
 
AMZ131-150-230-231-112130-  
448 PM EDT TUE AUG 11 2020  
   
..A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE ALBEMARLE SOUND
 
 
THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  
ALBEMARLE SOUND...  
ALLIGATOR RIVER...  
CROATAN AND ROANOKE SOUNDS...  
S OF CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC TO OREGON INLET NC OUT TO 20 NM...  
 
AT 448 PM EDT, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM, CAPABLE  
OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED  
OVER THE VICINITY OF MASHOES, OR NEAR THE MOUTH OF THE ALLIGATOR  
RIVER, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 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 3622 7577 3622 7561 3613 7547 3588 7579  
3589 7581 3591 7581 3590 7582 3597 7598  
3612 7587 3610 7584 3607 7580 3608 7579  
3609 7574 3613 7575 3611 7574 3614 7574  
3623 7578  
 

 
 
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