250  
WHUS52 KMHX 161908  
SMWMHX  
AMZ230-162000-  
/O.NEW.KMHX.MA.W.0099.190716T1908Z-190716T2000Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEWPORT/MOREHEAD CITY NC  
308 PM EDT TUE JUL 16 2019  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN NEWPORT HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
ALBEMARLE SOUND...  
 
* UNTIL 400 PM EDT.  
 
* AT 308 PM EDT, A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR EDENTON,  
MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
HIGHWAY 94 BRIDGE, ALBEMARLE SOUND, BULL BAY/SCUPPERNONG RIVER AND  
EDENTON.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 
FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE  
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE, KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED  
METAL OBJECTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3602 7612 3587 7625 3588 7631 3595 7641  
3592 7669 3592 7672 3594 7669 3594 7674  
3601 7669 3602 7668 3605 7662 3606 7663  
3607 7665 3606 7661 3601 7657 3602 7646  
3608 7641 3609 7635  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1908Z 300DEG 33KT 3607 7666  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
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