Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Eureka, CA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE EUREKA CA
1237 PM PDT TUE MAR 21 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN EUREKA CALIFORNIA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  WATERS FROM CAPE MENDOCINO TO PT. ARENA CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM...
  WATERS FROM PT. ST. GEORGE TO CAPE MENDOCINO CA FROM 10 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 115 PM PDT

* AT 1236 PM PDT...A THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS
  WAS LOCATED 32 NM NORTHWEST OF CAPE MENDOCINO...MOVING NORTH AT 35
  KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS.

  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.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

LAT...LON 4042 12502 4048 12525 4092 12511 4084 12477
TIME...MOT...LOC 1936Z 198DEG 34KT 4070 12503

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

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