Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
602 PM CDT FRI MAY 15 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TX TO THE RIO GRANDE RIVER OUT
  20 NM...
  LAGUNA MADRE FROM THE ARROYO COLOARDO TO 5 NM NORTH OF PORT
  MANSFIELD TX...
  LAGUNA MADRE FROM THE PORT OF BROWNSVILLE TO THE ARROYO COLORADO...
  WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TX TO THE RIO GRANDE RIVER FROM 20 TO 60
  NM...

* UNTIL 800 PM CDT

* AT 601 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
  A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40
  KNOTS...EXTENDING FROM 6 NM WEST OF PORT MANSFIELD TO 13 NM
  SOUTHWEST OF PORT MANSFIELD CUT TO 21 NM NORTHWEST OF LAGUNA
  VISTA...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  PORT MANSFIELD...PORT MANSFIELD CUT...LAGUNA MADRE AND SOUTH PADRE
  ISLAND.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 2653 9743 2652 9742 2659 9744 2658 9671
      2609 9667 2617 9717 2633 9720 2618 9718
      2622 9733 2635 9733 2635 9738 2641 9738
      2636 9744 2645 9743 2646 9748 2647 9745
      2647 9747 2650 9748
TIME...MOT...LOC 2301Z 277DEG 18KT 2659 9753 2642 9750 2631 9762

$$

SPEECE



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