Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
228 AM HST MON JUL 25 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 430 AM HST

* AT 225 AM HST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED NUMEROUS STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS OF 34 KNOTS OR
  GREATER...OVER THE KAIWI CHANNEL...KAUAI CHANNEL...OAHU LEEWARD
  WATERS AND OAHU WINDWARD WATERS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE MOVING
  TOWARD THE NORTH AT AROUND 20 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

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 2233 15772 2189 15720 2187 15712 2151 15715
      2118 15725 2093 15746 2083 15762 2079 15784
      2061 15797 2065 15828 2077 15852 2109 15878
      2142 15893 2124 15923 2121 15945 2205 15906
      2208 15869 2218 15858 2235 15819 2239 15800
TIME...MOT...LOC 1225Z 184DEG 22KT 2125 15811

$$

JELSEMA



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