Special Marine Warning


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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
458 PM EST FRI DEC 14 2018
The National Weather Service in Wilmington has issued a
* Special Marine Warning for...
  Coastal waters from Cape Fear NC to Little River Inlet SC out 20
  nm...
  Coastal waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC out 20
  nm...
  Waters from Little River Inlet to Murrells Inlet SC from 20 to 40
  nm...
* Until 545 PM EST.
* At 458 PM EST, a strong thunderstorm was located 7 nm southeast of
  Little River Offshore Reef, moving north at 25 knots.
  HAZARD...Wind gusts to nearly 50 knots.
  SOURCE...Radar.
  IMPACT...Small craft could be damaged in briefly higher winds and 
           suddenly higher waves.
* Locations impacted include...
  Little River Offshore Reef, Lockwood Folly Inlet Sea Buoy, A R 445,
  Shallotte River Inlet Sea Buoy, Holden Beach, Ocean Isle Beach and
  Sunset Beach.
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...
Move to safe harbor until hazardous weather passes.
Move to safe harbor immediately as gusty winds and high waves are
expected.
&&
LAT...LON 3353 7826 3353 7843 3387 7850 3390 7840
      3390 7836 3391 7835 3391 7819
TIME...MOT...LOC 2158Z 180DEG 26KT 3361 7835 
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...49KTS
$$
MCK