Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
734 PM EDT SUN AUG 21 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE ERIE FROM RIPLEY TO BUFFALO HARBOR...

* UNTIL 830 PM EDT

* AT 733 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM WOODLAWN BEACH
  TO 15 NM NORTHWEST OF RIPLEY...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 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...
  LAKE ERIE BEACH...WANAKAH...VAN BUREN POINT...WOODLAWN BEACH...
  STURGEON POINT...ATHOL SPRINGS...BARCELONA AND SUNSET BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4228 7973 4234 7982 4248 7986 4283 7894
      4287 7892 4288 7884 4285 7880 4275 7882
      4268 7894 4266 7901 4253 7912 4246 7932
      4238 7943 4228 7963
TIME...MOT...LOC 2333Z 332DEG 21KT 4282 7885 4253 7987

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

$$

REYNOLDS


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