Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
315 AM CDT MON MAY 2 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 345 AM CDT

* AT 314 AM CDT...A LARGE CLUSTER OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WAS
  LOCATED NEAR BUOY 42035... MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AND LARGE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD RESULT IN
           STRUCTURAL DAMAGE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HIGH ISLAND 157...HIGH ISLAND A179...BUOY 42035...HEALD BANK...HIGH
  ISLAND 63 AND HIGH ISLAND A23.

LAT...LON 2919 9454 2946 9436 2898 9417
TIME...MOT...LOC 0814Z 293DEG 10KT 2928 9438

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...40KTS

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