Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT...CORRECTED
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
355 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

GMZ836-850-853-856-870-873-876-292045-
355 PM EDT MON AUG 29 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM...
  WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM...
  WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM...

AT 351 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SCATTERED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS HAVE A HISTORY OF PRODUCING STRONG GUSTS AS THEY MOVE
OFFSHORE. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING
FROM 9 NM NORTH OF YANKEETOWN TO 12 NM SOUTHWEST OF ANNA MARIA
ISLAND TO 9 NM SOUTHWEST OF CAPTIVA...MOVING WEST AT 30 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 2633 8184 2597 8292 2734 8364 2784 8377
      2850 8380 2885 8405 2908 8368 2924 8283
      2883 8258 2839 8263 2816 8273 2806 8267
      2768 8271 2731 8245 2706 8237 2692 8227
      2697 8220 2669 8201 2659 8201 2645 8183

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