704  
WHUS52 KMHX 170820  
SMWMHX  
AMZ135-152-154-170945-  
/O.NEW.KMHX.MA.W.0118.181017T0820Z-181017T0945Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
420 AM EDT WED OCT 17 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
PAMLICO SOUND...  
S OF CAPE HATTERAS NC TO OCRACOKE INLET NC OUT TO 20 NM...  
S OF OREGON INLET NC TO CAPE HATTERAS NC OUT TO 20 NM...  
 
* UNTIL 545 AM EDT.  
 
* AT 419 AM EDT, A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING  
WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED 8 NM NORTHWEST OF THE CENTER OF THE PAMLICO  
SOUND, OR 10 NM SOUTHEAST OF SWANQUARTER, MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY  
HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY  
HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
CAPE HATTERAS, MONITOR MARINE SANCTUARY, HATTERAS INLET, THE MOUTH  
OF THE PAMLICO RIVER, AR225, PAMLICO SOUND, HATTERAS VILLAGE,  
AR230, SWANQUARTER, AR220, DIAMOND SHOALS, OCRACOKE, RODANTHE, THE  
CENTER OF THE PAMLICO SOUND AND ENGELHARD.  
 
LAT...LON 3514 7521 3493 7537 3507 7600 3506 7648  
3522 7649 3524 7655 3532 7650 3532 7648  
3537 7647 3540 7650 3541 7654 3543 7652  
3547 7638 3542 7638 3537 7616 3558 7586  
3569 7514  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0819Z 263DEG 33KT 3533 7612  
 
WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE  
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
CB  
 
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