Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
729 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

AMZ552-301300-
729 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE BREVARD COUNTY COASTAL WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
COASTAL WATERS FROM THE VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN
INLET OUT 20 NM...

AT 726 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE
LOCATED 11 NM EAST OF INDIALANTIC...MOVING NORTH AT 20 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS
SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING MAY EVENTUALLY BE REQUIRED IF THESE STORMS
INTENSIFY.

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

WATERSPOUTS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE THIS MORNING.

&&

LAT...LON 2885 8036 2852 8020 2823 8026 2789 8009
      2783 8048 2807 8061 2808 8061 2839 8074
      2865 8082 2865 8079 2880 8085 2877 8080
      2878 8078 2881 8080 2881 8086 2882 8080

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