Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1044 AM EDT SAT APR 22 2017

AMZ550-221530-
1044 AM EDT SAT APR 22 2017

...A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING
AREAS... FLAGLER BEACH TO EDGEWATER 0-10 NM...

AT 1038 AM EDT...MARINE WEATHER SPOTTERS WERE REPORTING OCCASIONAL
WATERSPOUTS OCCURRING ALONG THE IMMEDIATE COAST OF VOLUSIA
COUNTY...ESPECIALLY NEAR THE INLET AT NEW SMYRNA BEACH. THEY WERE
ASSOCIATED WITH ISOLATED MARINE SHOWERS MOVING NORTH AT 10 KNOTS
ALONG THE NEARSHORE WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...AND LOCALLY
HIGHER WAVES...NEAR WATERSPOUTS. IN ALL CASES...BOATERS SHOULD STAY
WELL AWAY FROM WATERSPOUTS AS THEY CAN BE DANGEROUS. ALWAYS WEAR
APPROVED FLOATATION DEVICES.

IF ANY WATERSPOUTS MOVE ONSHORE...RESPECT THEM AS YOUR WOULD A WEAK
TORNADO. CONDITIONS WILL REMAIN FAVORABLE FOR RECURRING BRIEF
WATERSPOUTS THROUGH THE REMAINDER OF THE MORNING AND INTO THE EARLY
AFTERNOON.

&&

LAT...LON 2896 8073 2895 8082 2943 8109 2944 8097

$$

DWS



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