Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
904 AM CDT SAT APR 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  GALVESTON BAY...

* UNTIL 930 AM CDT

* AT 904 AM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 12 NM NORTH OF TRINITY BAY TO 16 NM SOUTHWEST OF
  UPPER SAN JACINTO BAY...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  GALVESTON BAY...TRINITY BAY...EAST GALVESTON BAY...EAGLE POINT...SMITH
  POINT...THE TEXAS CITY DIKE AND NORTHEASTERN WEST BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 AM CDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN TEXAS.

LAT...LON 2977 9468 2965 9468 2954 9474 2959 9457
      2956 9451 2957 9447 2927 9497 2929 9498
      2932 9495 2932 9491 2943 9491 2946 9497
      2949 9495 2955 9504 2960 9500 2964 9503
      2971 9495 2968 9489 2978 9480 2980 9472
TIME...MOT...LOC 1404Z 287DEG 27KT 2989 9477 2951 9526

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

$$


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