Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
419 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  GALVESTON BAY...

* UNTIL 515 PM CDT

* AT 419 PM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 6 NM SOUTHEAST OF TRINITY BAY TO OFFATTS BAYOU...
  MOVING WEST AT 15 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  GALVESTON BAY...WEST BAY...BASTROP BAY...GALVESTON SHIP CHANNEL...
  WESTERN EAST GALVESTON BAY...OFFATTS BAYOU...GALVESTON CAUSEWAY...
  EAGLE POINT...SMITH POINT...THE TEXAS CITY DIKE...GALVESTON PIER
  21...GALVESTON BAY ENTRANCE AND TRINITY BAY.

LAT...LON 2955 9474 2954 9474 2957 9464 2940 9471
      2936 9477 2932 9474 2917 9498 2905 9525
      2916 9517 2918 9518 2922 9516 2920 9509
      2933 9495 2932 9491 2943 9491 2946 9497
      2949 9495 2951 9500 2966 9492 2969 9468
TIME...MOT...LOC 2119Z 073DEG 16KT 2962 9468 2926 9488

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

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