Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
455 AM CDT SUN MAY 21 2017

GMZ650-670-211100-
455 AM CDT SUN MAY 21 2017

...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM...
UNTIL 600 AM CDT...

AT 454 AM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED ALONG A
LINE EXTENDING FROM 22 NM SOUTHWEST OF FAREWELL BUOY TO 37 NM
SOUTHWEST OF ORISKANY REEF...MOVING NORTH AT 10 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FAREWELL BUOY...

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.

THESE STORMS MAY CONTINUE TO INTENSITY AND A WARNING MAY SOON BE
NEEDED. PLEASE CONTINUE TO MONITOR LOCAL RADIO OR TV FOR FURTHER
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE UPDATES OR POSSIBLE WARNINGS.

LAT...LON 3014 8740 2935 8730 2932 8803 2987 8831
      3018 8837
TIME...MOT...LOC 0954Z 164DEG 11KT 2983 8833 2952 8739

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