Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA RUSKIN FL
326 PM EDT MON JUL 17 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  TAMPA BAY WATERS...

* UNTIL 430 PM EDT

* AT 325 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 8 NM SOUTHEAST OF
  TAMPA BAY...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 5 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER
           WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MAKE
           SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  PORT MANATEE REEF...COCKROACH BAY AND TAMPA BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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 2772 8242 2771 8243 2755 8249 2754 8251
      2771 8272 2788 8248 2773 8239
TIME...MOT...LOC 1925Z 142DEG 7KT 2762 8245

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

$$

TBW


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