Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1152 PM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

AMZ555-240430-
1152 PM EDT MON MAY 23 2016

...THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS NEAR FORT PIERCE...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
COASTAL WATERS FROM SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET OUT 20 NM...

AT 1149 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER
SAINT LUCIE COUNTY...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33
KNOTS...MOVING TOWARD THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED OVER FORT PIERCE SOUTH...OR OVER WHITE CITY...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 10 KNOTS.

BOATERS SHOULD BE AWARE THAT STRONG WIND GUSTS SOMETIMES OCCUR
WELLAWAY FROM THE HEAVY RAIN AND LIGHTNING ASSOCIATED WITH STORMS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 2746 8037 2759 8040 2778 8027 2743 8008
      2734 8031

$$

ULRICH



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