Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
809 PM EST SUN JAN 22 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60
  NM...
  WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60
  NM...
  WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 945 PM EST

* AT 809 PM EST...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 12 NM
  SOUTHEAST OF TUG RIO CARONI TO 29 NM EAST OF ORMOND-BY-THE-SEA...
  MOVING EAST AT 45 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...AND CREATE SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.
           MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE IN A SECURE LOCATION AND
           WEARING LIFE JACKETS. EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34
           KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND
           HEAVY DOWNPOURS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ANNA REEF...NAVY DRYDOCK...TOURNAMENT REEF...CASABLANCA REEF AND
  BUOY HLHA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 2948 8075 2988 8093 3060 8110 3092 8107
      3123 8090 3111 8028 3071 8043 3049 8040
      3002 8027 2947 7998
TIME...MOT...LOC 0109Z 262DEG 45KT 3115 8076 2949 8052

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

$$

ENYEDI


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