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
1106 AM EST TUE DEC 6 2016

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...
  TAMPA BAY WATERS...
  WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 1230 PM EST

* AT 1105 AM EST...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR HERNANDO BEACH TO 56 NM WEST OF EGMONT KEY...
  MOVING EAST AT 35 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...
  MANATEE 1 MILE REEF...SARASOTA BAY REEF...COCKROACH BAY...
  PASS-A-GRILLE REEF...TAMPA BAY...D5 REEF...PASS-A-GRILLE CHANNEL...
  TREASURE ISLAND REEF...M1 REEF...D1 REEF...OLD TAMPA BAY...
  ARIPEKA...BAYPORT...M5 REEF...BIG SARASOTA PASS...MD3 REEF...INDIAN
  SHORE REEF...M6 REEF...GANDY BRIDGE AND MD2 REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2813 8314 2881 8269 2880 8257 2853 8257
      2814 8273 2808 8271 2800 8253 2799 8241
      2786 8233 2775 8234 2771 8243 2747 8257
      2733 8245 2715 8240 2691 8341 2734 8364
      2779 8376
TIME...MOT...LOC 1605Z 247DEG 34KT 2849 8263 2735 8379

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

$$

TBW



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