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
356 AM EST SAT DEC 9 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM...

* UNTIL 430 AM EST

* AT 356 AM EST...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR SANIBEL...
  MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER
           WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MAKE
           SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  FORT MYERS BEACH...SANIBEL AND CAPTIVA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2640 8183 2626 8224 2644 8236 2664 8218
      2659 8222 2651 8219 2647 8214 2649 8213
      2651 8213 2647 8211 2649 8209 2646 8209
      2647 8207 2644 8209 2648 8197 2649 8202
      2649 8198 2653 8185
TIME...MOT...LOC 0856Z 233DEG 39KT 2642 8219

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

$$

TBW



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