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
546 AM CDT FRI MAY 29 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...
  WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS FROM 20 TO 60 NM...
  WATERS FROM PORT ARANSAS TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL FROM 20 TO 60
  NM...

* UNTIL 745 AM CDT

* AT 545 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS...LOCATED
  ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL TO 13 NM
  EAST OF PORT ARANSAS TO 7 NM SOUTHWEST OF RIVIERA BEACH...MOVING
  SOUTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  PORT ARANSAS...BAFFIN BAY...MATAGORDA ISLAND STATE PARK...INGLESIDE
  ON THE BAY...WALDRON FIELD...RIVIERA BEACH...MALAQUITE BEACH...
  ARANSAS PASS...MUSTANG ISLAND STATE PARK...TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY
  CORPUS CHRISTI...CORPUS CHRISTI BAY...PADRE BALLI PARK...ROCKPORT
  AND CORPUS CHRISTI.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 2724 9736 2784 9706 2724 9737 2727 9780
      2743 9752 2747 9758 2748 9756 2748 9755
      2733 9741 2775 9737 2770 9745 2771 9744
      2840 9671 2835 9671 2844 9642 2844 9640
      2766 9554 2708 9621
TIME...MOT...LOC 1045Z 298DEG 23KT 2838 9625 2776 9683 2724 9781

$$

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