Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
548 PM HST MON AUG 21 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  KAUAI CHANNEL...
  KAUAI LEEWARD WATERS...
  OAHU LEEWARD WATERS...

* UNTIL 745 PM HST

* AT 546 PM HST...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED 24 NM SOUTH OF
  FAD BUOY CK...OR 30 NM SOUTH OF POIPU...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 10
  KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS TO 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...
  FAD BUOY CO.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 2178 15979 2158 15841 2090 15864 2109 15878
      2142 15893 2131 15909 2123 15926 2121 15950
      2125 15981 2115 16000
TIME...MOT...LOC 0346Z 028DEG 10KT 2141 15928

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

$$

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