Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
714 PM CDT SUN OCT 22 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM...
  PENSACOLA BAY AREA...

* UNTIL 815 PM CDT

* AT 714 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED OVER PENSACOLA BAY BRIDGE...OR 7 NM
  NORTHEAST OF PENSACOLA PASS...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN QUICKLY FORM AND CAPSIZE BOATS...DAMAGE
           VESSELS AND OIL RIGS.  MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE IN A
           SECURE LOCATION. EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34
           KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND
           HEAVY DOWNPOURS.  MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE
           JACKETS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  PENSACOLA BEACH...PENSACOLA PASS...FORT PICKENS...EAST BAY...
  PENSACOLA BAY BRIDGE...GARCON POINT BRIDGE...PENSACOLA BAY...
  NAVARRE BEACH...EAST SANTA ROSA SOUND AND WEST SANTA ROSA SOUND.

LAT...LON 3065 8695 3062 8698 3055 8695 3051 8697
      3047 8686 3044 8684 3043 8673 3029 8672
      3022 8732 3041 8730 3042 8723 3048 8724
      3049 8719 3054 8726 3060 8727 3062 8719
      3055 8706 3062 8709 3066 8706 3068 8698
TIME...MOT...LOC 0014Z 266DEG 22KT 3042 8720

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

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