Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
432 PM CDT SUN AUG 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  MISSISSIPPI SOUND...
  NORTH MOBILE BAY...
  SOUTH MOBILE BAY...

* UNTIL 530 PM CDT

* AT 432 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER. THIS STORM WAS
  LOCATED OVER MIDDLE BAY LIGHT...MOVING WEST AT 10 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  FAIRHOPE PIER...MIDDLE BAY LIGHT...EAST FOWL RIVER BRIDGE...
  POINT CLEAR...ALABAMA PORT...DOG RIVER BRIDGE...PORTERSVILLE BAY...
  GAILLARD ISLAND AND NORTHERN HERON BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3041 8827 3037 8816 3055 8812 3059 8814
      3055 8791 3037 8791 3031 8827
TIME...MOT...LOC 2132Z 089DEG 10KT 3046 8801

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