Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
554 PM CDT FRI AUG 18 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  SOUTH MOBILE BAY...

* UNTIL 700 PM CDT

* AT 553 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR POINT
  CLEAR...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...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...
  BON SECOUR BAY...WEEKS BAY AND MIDDLE BAY LIGHT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3047 8792 3045 8788 3042 8787 3044 8786
      3041 8781 3037 8778 3036 8779 3033 8776
      3033 8774 3026 8768 3024 8788 3026 8795
      3045 8802
TIME...MOT...LOC 2253Z 318DEG 14KT 3041 8792

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

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