Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
142 PM EDT FRI APR 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM...
  TAMPA BAY WATERS...
  WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM...
  INCLUDING ANCLOTE KEY...ANNA MARIA ISLAND...CLEARWATER BEACH...
  COURTNEY CAMPBELL CAUSEWAY...EGMONT KEY...GANDY BRIDGE...
  HILLSBOROUGH BAY...HOWARD FRANKLAND BRIDGE...INDIAN ROCKS BEACH...
  JOHNS PASS...LONGBOAT KEY...LONGBOAT PASS...NEW PASS...OLD TAMPA
  BAY...OZELLO...PASS-A-GRILLE CHANNEL...SIESTA KEY...SAINT PETE
  BEACH...SUNSHINE SKYWAY BRIDGE AND TAMPA BAY...

* UNTIL 315 PM EDT

* AT 142 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS FROM 20 NM
  NORTHWEST OF ANCLOTE KEY TO 29 NM SOUTHWEST OF SIESTA KEY...OR FROM
  20 NM NORTHWEST OF ANCLOTE KEY TO 25 NM SOUTHWEST OF VENICE
  INLET...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT STRONG WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

CONDITIONS ARE ALSO FAVORABLE FOR THE FORMATION OF WATERSPOUTS...
WHICH CAN FORM WITH LITTLE OR NO WARNING.

&&

LAT...LON 2890 8262 2788 8285 2771 8269 2771 8264
      2788 8262 2791 8268 2804 8270 2799 8256
      2784 8253 2783 8247 2790 8249 2796 8244
      2786 8238 2751 8266 2695 8239 2680 8296
      2715 8294 2879 8341
TIME...MOT...LOC 1742Z 262DEG 25KT 2836 8313 2717 8275
          2686 8281

$$

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