Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Corpus Christi, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
551 PM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS...
  BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO PORT O`CONNOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20
  NM...

* UNTIL 715 PM CDT

* AT 549 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS...LOCATED OVER ROCKPORT...
  MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 25 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS POTENTIALLY IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  PORT ARANSAS...CORPUS CHRISTI BAY...ROCKPORT...
  INGLESIDE ON THE BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

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

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 2787 9755 2788 9727 2782 9719 2811 9702
      2811 9703 2797 9718 2805 9715 2808 9724
      2817 9715 2801 9663 2770 9706 2770 9715
      2784 9706 2770 9719 2769 9733 2774 9737
      2769 9743 2784 9738
TIME...MOT...LOC 2249Z 044DEG 26KT 2800 9706

$$

HART


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