Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
1141 AM CDT TUE JUN 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS...
  BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM...
  WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO 60
  NM...

* UNTIL 145 PM CDT

* AT 1140 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS...LOCATED
  ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 NM NORTHWEST OF MALAQUITE BEACH TO 36
  NM SOUTHWEST OF BRAZOS A70 TO 23 NM SOUTHWEST OF EAST BREAKS 228...
  MOVING NORTH AT 30 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  PORT ARANSAS...DOWNTOWN CORPUS CHRISTI...TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY
  CORPUS CHRISTI...CORPUS CHRISTI BAY...PADRE BALLI PARK...MATAGORDA
  ISLAND STATE PARK...ROCKPORT...WALDRON FIELD AND CORPUS CHRISTI.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 2730 9606 2755 9724 2761 9721 2768 9717
      2784 9706 2756 9732 2784 9747 2782 9719
      2811 9702 2808 9726 2809 9719 2820 9683
      2819 9684 2819 9683 2847 9680 2834 9667
      2844 9641 2844 9640 2766 9554
TIME...MOT...LOC 1640Z 190DEG 28KT 2752 9739 2760 9641 2746 9589

$$

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