Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
822 AM EDT THU AUG 18 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE ERIE FROM BROCKTON TO LAKE VIEW...

* UNTIL 945 AM EDT

* AT 820 AM EDT...SHOWERS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS WERE
  LOCATED OVER EASTERN LAKE ERIE... MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY
           HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY
           HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SUNSET BAY...LAKE ERIE BEACH AND STURGEON POINT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 4248 7952 4278 7906 4273 7893 4240 7945
TIME...MOT...LOC 1219Z 296DEG 17KT 4259 7918

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

$$

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