Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
756 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM THE VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO MELBOURNE
  BEACH OUT 20 NM...

* UNTIL 930 AM EDT

* AT 755 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND WINDS TO 40 KNOTS...LOCATED
  OVER COCOA BEACH...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 20 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MERRITT ISLAND...SHARPES...PORT SAINT JOHN...COCOA AND GEORGIANA.

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.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

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 2876 8080 2882 8081 2883 8066 2847 8053
      2857 8057 2861 8060 2831 8064 2828 8061
      2841 8062 2846 8053 2820 8043 2813 8058
      2812 8062 2881 8086
TIME...MOT...LOC 1155Z 140DEG 28KT 2830 8064

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