Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
836 AM EDT WED JUN 28 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 930 AM EDT

* AT 834 AM EDT...SHOWERS NEAR THE COAST THIS MORNING ARE CAPABLE OF
  PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS. THESE SHOWERS WERE LOCATED FROM NEAR VILANO
  BEACH TO NEAR FLAGLER BEACH...MOVING SOUTH AT 10 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS.

  SOURCE...MARINE WEATHER SPOTTER EARLIER SPOTTED A FUNNEL CLOUD
           OFFSHORE FLAGLER BEACH.

  IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN QUICKLY FORM AND CAPSIZE BOATS...DAMAGE
           VESSELS AND OIL RIGS...AND CREATE SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.
           MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE IN A SECURE LOCATION AND
           WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  NINE MILE REEF...SAINT AUGUSTINE...SAINT AUGUSTINE BEACH...CRESCENT
  BEACH...BEVERLY BEACH...BUTLER BEACH...VILANO BEACH...BIG GEORGES
  REEF...MARINELAND AND PALM COAST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 2946 8116 2995 8133 2997 8100 2948 8080
      2946 8112
TIME...MOT...LOC 1234Z 359DEG 9KT 2976 8115

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

$$



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