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
524 PM CDT SAT MAY 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY  HAS ISSUED A

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

* UNTIL 600 PM CDT

* AT 523 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS...LOCATED
  ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR BURNET BAY TO 16 NM WEST OF UPPER
  SAN JACINTO BAY...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 40 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  GALVESTON BAY...SCOTT BAY...TABBS BAY...MITCHELL BAY...TRINITY
  BAY...EAST GALVESTON BAY...EAGLE POINT...CRYSTAL BAY...BLACK DUCK
  BAY...BURNET BAY AND THE TEXAS CITY DIKE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

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 2966 9492 2979 9473 2965 9469 2953 9478
      2957 9457 2955 9449 2952 9451 2953 9457
      2951 9460 2947 9468 2940 9475 2939 9489
      2947 9495 2950 9491 2955 9502 2968 9498
      2978 9510 2980 9509
TIME...MOT...LOC 2223Z 305DEG 41KT 2980 9499 2962 9534

$$

!KP!


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