Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Graphics & Text | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
000
WHUS51 KBUF 270440
SMWBUF
LEZ041-061-270600-
/O.NEW.KBUF.MA.W.0049.170627T0440Z-170627T0600Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1240 AM EDT TUE JUN 27 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE ERIE FROM SILVER CREEK TO THE BUFFALO HARBOR...

* UNTIL 200 AM EDT.

* AT 1237 AM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG
  WINDS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM LAKE ERIE BEACH TO
  9 NM NORTHWEST OF VAN BUREN POINT...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...AND SMALL HAIL.
           WATERSPOUTS ARE ALSO POSSIBLE.

  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.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4249 7977 4257 7963 4283 7894 4288 7892
      4289 7884 4285 7880 4279 7882 4267 7896
      4266 7901 4263 7902 4254 7913 4252 7939
      4256 7941 4251 7948
TIME...MOT...LOC 0437Z 234DEG 35KT 4265 7906 4256 7959

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

THOMAS



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.