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
836 AM CDT WED APR 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL TX FROM 20 TO 60
  NM...
  WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 930 AM CDT

* AT 836 AM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR HIGH ISLAND A131 TO NEAR GALVESTON A171...MOVING
  SOUTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BRAZOS A4...GALVESTON A21...HIGH ISLAND A457...GALVESTON A196...HIGH
  ISLAND A61...HIGH ISLAND A23...GALVESTON A8...HIGH ISLAND A80...HEALD
  BANK...GALVESTON A171...HIGH ISLAND A109...TABS BUOY F...GALVESTON A66...
  GALVESTON A122...HIGH ISLAND A131...HIGH ISLAND A410...HIGH ISLAND
  A142 AND GALVESTON A156.

LAT...LON 2818 9460 2805 9476 2793 9496 2785 9513
      2820 9548 2904 9420 2853 9401
TIME...MOT...LOC 1336Z 303DEG 21KT 2868 9406 2805 9525

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

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