Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
502 PM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

GMZ630-631-122300-
502 PM CDT SAT JUL 12 2014

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT MOBILE BAY THROUGH 600
PM CDT...

AT 500 PM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED ALONG A
LINE EXTENDING FROM 4 MILES SOUTHEAST OF MOUTH OF MOBILE RIVER TO 3
MILES NORTHEAST OF MIDDLE BAY LIGHT TO 11 MILES SOUTH OF POINT
CLEAR...AND MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 15 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE WATERS NEAR...
  WEEKS BAY...          POINT CLEAR...
  MOUTH OF MOBILE RIVER...                    MIDDLE BAY LIGHT...
  GAILLARD ISLAND...    FAIRHOPE PIER...      DOG RIVER BRIDGE...
  BON SECOUR BAY...     BATTLESHIP PARK...

THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORMS ARE WIND GUSTS UP TO 30
KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD
CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE PASSED.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE AND KEEP AWAY FROM METAL
OBJECTS.

LAT...LON 3070 8790 3071 8788 3069 8792 3054 8790
      3049 8793 3041 8791 3038 8784 3042 8783
      3039 8781 3038 8783 3035 8783 3028 8773
      3024 8807 3034 8812 3053 8808 3058 8810
      3058 8809 3069 8803 3073 8792

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