Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Newport/Morehead, NC

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Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
146 PM EDT Fri Sep 30 2022

AMZ158-301800-
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146 PM EDT Fri Sep 30 2022

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 200 PM EDT...

For the following areas...
S of Cape Lookout NC to Surf City NC out to 20 nm...

At 146 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing waterspouts
was located over Ar330, or 8 nm southwest of Ar315, moving northwest
at 45 knots.

HAZARD...Waterspouts and wind gusts 34 knots or greater.

SOURCE...Radar indicated.

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...
The Center Of Bogue Sound, Emerald Isle, Salter Path, and Ar330.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Tornado Watch remains in effect until 1000 PM EDT for eastern North
Carolina...and the adjacent coastal waters.

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.

Report severe weather to the Coast Guard or the National Weather
Service.

&&

LAT...LON 3473 7714 3475 7708 3472 7704 3478 7686
      3453 7677 3450 7688
TIME...MOT...LOC 1746Z 151DEG 44KT 3458 7687

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

DAG


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