Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Medford, OR

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MEDFORD OR
218 PM PDT TUE MAR 21 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MEDFORD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  WATERS FROM CAPE BLANCO OR TO PT. ST. GEORGE CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 245 PM PDT

* AT 216 PM PDT...A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS
  WAS LOCATED 29 NM WEST OF GOLD BEACH...MOVING NORTH AT 40 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...SMALL HAIL...CLOUD TO
           WATER LIGHTNING...AND POSSIBLE WATERSPOUTS.

  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.


LAT...LON 4227 12497 4230 12521 4280 12516 4276 12480
TIME...MOT...LOC 2116Z 189DEG 40KT 4236 12508

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

MAS


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