Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
543 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

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543 AM EDT THU SEP 18 2014

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

AT 543 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED
THUNDERSTORMS PRODUCING STRONG WINDS...26 NM SOUTHEAST OF ALTAMAHA
SOUND...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 5 KNOTS.

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND FREQUENT CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING STRIKES. HEAVY RAINFALL
WILL REDUCE VISIBILITIES BELOW 1 NM AT TIMES. YOUR BEST COURSE OF
ACTION IS TO SEEK SAFE HARBOR...BUT IF YOU ARE CAUGHT ON THE OPEN
WATER...STAY BELOW DECK AND AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL OBJECTS.

REPORT SIGNIFICANT WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR
REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE.

LAT...LON 3114 8051 3064 8060 3068 8094 3069 8109
      3076 8110 3087 8108 3096 8107 3098 8105
      3106 8100 3114 8096 3121 8092

$$

ALLEN








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