Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36
000
FZUS72 KTBW 012200
MWSTBW

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
600 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

GMZ830-850-853-873-012300-
600 PM EDT SAT AUG 1 2015

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20
  NM...
  TAMPA BAY WATERS...
  WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM...

AT 559 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE
LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 16 NM WEST OF ANCLOTE KEY TO 21
NM SOUTHWEST OF INDIAN ROCKS BEACH TO 45 NM WEST OF EGMONT
KEY...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
COURTNEY CAMPBELL CAUSEWAY...DUNEDIN...ANCLOTE KEY...PASS-A-GRILLE
REEF...PASS-A-GRILLE CHANNEL...CLEARWATER BEACH...SAINT PETE BEACH...
TREASURE ISLAND REEF...INDIAN ROCKS BEACH...MADEIRA BEACH REEF...
HOWARD FRANKLAND BRIDGE...MANATEE 7 MILE NORTH REEF...OLD TAMPA
BAY...JOHNS PASS...SAINT PETE BEACH REEF...INDIAN SHORE REEF...
CLEARWATER PASS AND TARPON SPRINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY ROUGH
SEAS...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 2770 8333 2813 8320 2825 8275 2823 8274
      2819 8280 2811 8277 2806 8279 2798 8256
      2783 8257 2777 8262 2778 8263 2772 8270
      2770 8267 2767 8269 2763 8274 2728 8299
      2730 8362 2743 8366

$$


USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.