Marine Weather Statement
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FZUS74 KMOB 300544
MWSMOB

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1244 AM CDT TUE MAY 30 2017

GMZ633-634-650-655-670-675-300630-
/O.CON.KMOB.MA.W.0177.000000T0000Z-170530T0630Z/
1244 AM CDT TUE MAY 30 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 130 AM CDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM...
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM...
PENSACOLA BAY AREA...
PERDIDO BAY AREA...
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM...
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

AT 1242 AM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 9 NM SOUTH OF BIG
LAGOON...OR 10 NM SOUTHWEST OF PENSACOLA PASS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
20 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND NICKEL SIZED HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...NICKEL SIZED
         HAIL...SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND
         HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE
         JACKETS. LARGE HAIL COULD RESULT IN INJURY AND DAMAGE TO
         BOATS...VESSELS AND OIL RIGS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
LILLIAN BRIDGE...ARNICA BAY...BIG LAGOON...PENSACOLA BEACH...
PENSACOLA PASS...FORT PICKENS...PENSACOLA BAY BRIDGE...GARCON POINT
BRIDGE...PENSACOLA BAY AND WEST SANTA ROSA SOUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.
WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...HAIL...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAIN ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 2977 8687 2967 8780 3013 8755 3024 8756
      3033 8754 3044 8745 3045 8743 3047 8734
      3044 8730 3041 8732 3038 8740 3036 8739
      3037 8739 3039 8737 3042 8723 3048 8724
      3050 8709
TIME...MOT...LOC 0542Z 243DEG 18KT 3017 8739

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$


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