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URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
1008 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

AMZ135-290215-
/O.EXP.KMHX.MF.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-200328T1400Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0034.200328T2100Z-200329T0900Z/
Pamlico Sound-
1008 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 5 AM EDT SUNDAY...
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 15 to 20 kt with gusts up to 25 kt and
  choppy waters expected.

* WHERE...Pamlico Sound.

* WHEN...From 5 PM this afternoon to 5 AM EDT Sunday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
1008 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

AMZ156-158-290215-
/O.EXP.KMHX.MF.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-200328T1400Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0034.200329T0000Z-200330T0900Z/
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
1008 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THIS EVENING
TO 5 AM EDT MONDAY...
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and
  seas 4 to 6 ft expected.

* WHERE...The coastal waters from Cape Lookout to Surf City.

* WHEN...From 8 PM this evening to 5 AM EDT Monday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$

URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
1008 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

AMZ152-154-290215-
/O.EXP.KMHX.MF.Y.0005.000000T0000Z-200328T1400Z/
/O.CON.KMHX.SC.Y.0034.200328T2100Z-200330T0900Z/
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
1008 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT FROM 5 PM THIS
AFTERNOON TO 5 AM EDT MONDAY...
...DENSE FOG ADVISORY HAS EXPIRED...

* WHAT...Southwest winds 15 to 25 kt with gusts up to 30 kt and
  seas 5 to 8 ft expected.

* WHERE...The coastal waters from Oregon Inlet to Ocracoke Inlet.

* WHEN...From 5 PM this afternoon to 5 AM EDT Monday.

* IMPACTS...Conditions will be hazardous to small craft.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Inexperienced mariners, especially those operating smaller
vessels, should avoid navigating in hazardous conditions.

&&

$$


Marine Weather Statement


Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service Newport/Morehead City NC
1009 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

AMZ135-150-152-154-156-158-231-281615-
Pamlico Sound-
S of Currituck Beach Light to Oregon Inlet NC out 20 nm-
S of Oregon Inlet to Cape Hatteras NC out 20 nm-
S of Cape Hatteras to Ocracoke Inlet NC out 20 nm
including the Monitor National Marine Sanctuary-
S of Ocracoke Inlet to Cape Lookout NC out 20 nm-
S of Cape Lookout to N of Surf City NC out 20 nm-
Croatan and Roanoke Sounds-
1009 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

...PATCHY DENSE SEA FOG TO CONTINUE THROUGH NOON...

Patchy dense sea fog continues to impact across all the coastal
waters, though conditions are slowly improving this morning.
Mariners should be prepared for abrupt changes in visibility, with
visibility reduced to one nautical mile or less at times through
noon.

If you must navigate, proceed with caution. Make sure all running
lights are on. Remember to use your radar and compass.


$$


Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Wilmington NC
1050 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

NCZ106-108-110-SCZ054-056-291500-
Coastal Pender-Coastal New Hanover-Coastal Brunswick-Coastal Horry-
Coastal Georgetown-
1050 AM EDT Sat Mar 28 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for southeast North Carolina and
northeast South Carolina.

.DAY ONE...Today and tonight.

Patchy dense sea fog will partially move onshore overnight lowering
visibility briefly to less than 1/2 mile.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Sunday through Friday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not expected at this time.

$$

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