Special Marine Warning
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TALLAHASSEE FL
1052 AM CDT FRI JUL 21 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TALLAHASSEE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  WATERS FROM INLET BEACH FL TO DESTIN FL FROM 40 TO 60 NM FROM
  SHORE...

* UNTIL 1215 PM CDT

* AT 1051 AM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 38 NM SOUTH OF
  OKALOOSA DEEP WATER REEF...OR 52 NM WEST OF EMPIRE MICA WRECK. THE
  STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS DRIFTING TO THE SOUTH.

  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.

* THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 2948 8652 2943 8621 2909 8628 2920 8637
      2933 8644 2936 8648 2937 8652
TIME...MOT...LOC 1551Z 021DEG 4KT 2935 8636

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

$$

38-GODSEY



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