Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
955 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL TX OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL TX FROM 20 TO 60
  NM...
  WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 1130 AM CDT

* AT 954 AM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR HIGH ISLAND 199 TO NEAR BRAZOS 469...MOVING EAST
  AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  GALVESTON A21...GALVESTON 256...GALVESTON 424...GALVESTON 317...
  GALVESTON 344...HIGH ISLAND A61...HIGH ISLAND A23...GALVESTON A8...HIGH
  ISLAND A80...HEALD BANK...HIGH ISLAND A109...TABS BUOY F...TABS BUOY B...
  HIGH ISLAND 157...HIGH ISLAND 208 AND GALVESTON 282.

LAT...LON 2846 9550 2878 9550 2927 9428 2873 9408
TIME...MOT...LOC 1454Z 283DEG 19KT 2911 9416 2850 9554

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

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