Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
223 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20
  NM...

* UNTIL 300 PM EDT

* AT 222 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
  LOCATED NEAR ANCLOTE KEY...MOVING EAST AT 45 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ANCLOTE KEY...CLEARWATER BEACH...DUNEDIN...CLEARWATER PASS...PORT
  RICHEY AND TARPON SPRINGS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING... AND HEAVY RAINS. THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN
WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE
LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 2832 8273 2827 8273 2826 8275 2823 8274
      2819 8280 2810 8277 2799 8280 2798 8279
      2797 8281 2794 8281 2793 8285 2794 8311
      2821 8310 2835 8271
TIME...MOT...LOC 1822Z 250DEG 47KT 2810 8293

$$

RAG



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