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
1032 AM CDT SUN JUN 25 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL NOON CDT

* AT 1031 AM CDT...A STRONG CLUSTER OF THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED
  NEAR PORT ARANSAS...MOVING WEST AT 10 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...
  FLOUR BLUFF...PORTLAND...CORPUS CHRISTI NORTH BEACH...CORPUS
  CHRISTI NAVAL AIR STATION...PORT ARANSAS...INGLESIDE ON THE BAY AND
  DOWNTOWN CORPUS CHRISTI.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 2794 9735 2789 9714 2788 9715 2786 9711
      2786 9710 2785 9708 2786 9708 2788 9710
      2786 9707 2787 9705 2785 9706 2784 9707
      2784 9705 2785 9705 2786 9703 2780 9677
      2738 9702 2769 9750
TIME...MOT...LOC 1531Z 072DEG 12KT 2781 9712

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

$$

CB



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