Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
1007 PM EST SAT JAN 21 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20
  NM...

* UNTIL 1100 PM EST

* AT 1007 PM EST...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 NM WEST OF
  AMELIA CITY...OR 37 NM SOUTH OF ST. SIMONS ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT
  30 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER
           WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MAKE
           SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  TALBOT ISLAND...SAINT MARYS ENTRANCE BUOY 16...NASSAU SOUND
  APPROACH BUOY 6A...BUOY KBY...AMELIA CITY...DUNGENESS AND
  WHITTAKERS SNAPPER HOLE REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3075 8169 3073 8156 3071 8154 3075 8154
      3082 8152 3081 8152 3080 8150 3083 8148
      3074 8146 3083 8143 3084 8112 3046 8109
      3045 8149 3051 8150 3055 8156 3060 8153
      3066 8153 3072 8169
TIME...MOT...LOC 0307Z 265DEG 29KT 3058 8161

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

$$

SANDRIK



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