Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
650 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

AMZ450-470-312345-
650 PM EDT WED AUG 31 2016

...STRONG SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60
  NM...

AT 648 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS.
DOPPLER RADAR ALSO SHOWED WEAK ROTATION IN THESE STORMS. THIS
ACTIVITY WAS LOCATED 10 NM SOUTHWEST OF TUG RIO CARONI...OR 16 NM
EAST OF ST. SIMONS ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3123 8085 3119 8068 3111 8065 3102 8112
      3120 8119 3125 8105

$$

SHASHY



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