Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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FZUS72 KTBW 282254
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
654 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

GMZ836-856-290000-
654 PM EDT FRI AUG 28 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM APPROACHING THE WATERS...

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

AT 654 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED NEAR FORT MYERS BEACH...MOVING WEST AT 10 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2643 8194 2643 8205 2645 8202 2647 8206
      2644 8209 2650 8218 2644 8214 2644 8228
      2670 8223 2665 8214 2650 8210 2649 8207
      2661 8206 2667 8212 2665 8206 2649 8200
      2649 8201 2646 8193

$$

RAG


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