Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
600 PM EDT FRI AUG 29 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR THE COASTAL WATERS...

  FROM THE VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO MELBOURNE BEACH OUT TO 20
  NM.

* UNTIL 800 PM EDT

* AT 558 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS OVER 34 KNOTS FROM
  30 MILES NORTHWEST OF PORT CANAVERAL TO 23 MILES SOUTHWEST OF
  MERRITT ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 10 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THESE STORMS CROSS INTO THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS AND BARRIER ISLAND
COMMUNITIES...THEN OVER THE ATLANTIC...THEY WILL PRODUCE STRONG GUSTY
WINDS OVER 34 KNOTS...LOCALLY ROUGH SEAS...HEAVY DOWNPOURS AND
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING. TRY TO AVOID THESE STORMS IF POSSIBLE. IF YOU
GET CAUGHT OFFSHORE...MAKE SURE ALL SAFETY GEAR IS AVAILABLE AND
LIFE JACKETS ARE BEING WORN BY YOU AND YOUR CREW.

&&

LAT...LON 2875 8078 2883 8082 2884 8077 2883 8076
      2884 8076 2888 8053 2848 8037 2806 8028
      2798 8055 2802 8059 2806 8059 2807 8062
      2809 8061 2812 8063 2839 8075 2881 8086
TIME...MOT...LOC 2159Z 262DEG 11KT 2871 8095 2841 8087
          2809 8094

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