Marine Weather Statement
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FZUS74 KMOB 181756
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1256 PM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

GMZ635-181900-
1256 PM CDT MON AUG 18 2014

...CLUSTERS OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT CHOCTAWHATCHEE
BAY...THROUGH 200 PM CDT...

AT 1256 PM CDT...CLUSTERS OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED ALONG A
LINE EXTENDING FROM 15 MILES NORTHEAST OF DESTIN TO 5 MILES
NORTHEAST OF NAVARRE BEACH...AND MOVING EAST AT 15 MPH.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE WATERS NEAR...
  WEST CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY... MID BAY BRIDGE...
  HIGHWAY 331 BRIDGE... EAST CHOCTAWHATCHEE BAY...

THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORMS ARE WIND GUSTS UP TO 30
KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD
CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE PASSED.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE AND KEEP AWAY FROM METAL
OBJECTS.

LAT...LON 3037 8612 3043 8625 3042 8626 3040 8622
      3040 8651 3039 8648 3038 8649 3043 8663
      3047 8649 3053 8650 3053 8649 3049 8647
      3051 8641 3049 8645 3045 8642 3051 8620
      3045 8618 3050 8614 3043 8615 3041 8609

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