Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
941 AM EDT FRI SEP 22 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE 0-20 NM...

* UNTIL 1100 AM EDT

* AT 930 AM EDT...A PUBLIC REPORT WAS RECEIVED FROM THE DAYTONA
  BEACH PIER THAT MULTIPLE WATERSPOUTS HAD DEVELOPED WITH SHOWERS
  ACROSS THE NEARSHORE ATLANTIC WATERS FROM JUST OFFSHORE OF ORMOND
  BEACH TO DAYTONA BEACH. THE ORMOND BEACH AIRPORT CONTROL TOWER
  ALSO REPORTED A WATERSPOUT A FEW MILES EAST OF ORMOND BEACH THAT
  HAS SINCE MOVED SOUTH AND DISSIPATED. ADDITIONAL WATERSPOUTS MAY
  DEVELOP THROUGH LATE MORNING WITH SHOWERS THAT WILL MOVE SLOWLY
  TOWARD THE IMMEDIATE NEARSHORE WATERS FROM ORMOND BEACH TO DAYTONA
  BEACH.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...PUBLIC AND ORMOND BEACH AIRPORT CONTROL TOWER.

  IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. MAKE SURE
           ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS. EXPECT WIND GUSTS
           IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES...LIGHTNING
           AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING
           LIFE JACKETS. RETURN TO SAFE HARBOR IF POSSIBLE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  ORMOND BEACH...DAYTONA BEACH SHORES...WILBUR BY THE SEA...
  AND DAYTONA BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS
SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 2942 8113 2943 8110 2946 8113 2948 8075
      2925 8063 2886 8038 2883 8086 2938 8113
TIME...MOT...LOC 1336Z 046DEG 5KT 2930 8081

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

$$

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