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
715 PM CDT SUN APR 26 2015

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...
  GALVESTON BAY...

* UNTIL 845 PM CDT

* AT 712 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A CLUSTER OF STRONG TO
  SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS...WINDS 34
  KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL...LOCATED FROM ROUGHLY SURFSIDE TO
  CLEAR LAKE...MOVING EAST SOUTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BUOY 42035...HIGH ISLAND 157...OFFATTS BAYOU...GALVESTON SHIP
  CHANNEL...HIGH ISLAND 63...BASTROP BAY...GALVESTON CAUSEWAY...
  GALVESTON PIER 21...THE TEXAS CITY DIKE...GALVESTON 150...CHRISTMAS
  BAY...HIGH ISLAND A179...GALVESTON 221...EAGLE POINT...GALVESTON
  BAY ENTRANCE...SMITH POINT...GALVESTON BAY...SAN LUIS PASS...NORTH
  JETTY AND EAST GALVESTON BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM CDT FOR SOUTHEASTERN
TEXAS AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

LAT...LON 2968 9470 2955 9479 2955 9476 2954 9476
      2955 9447 2951 9450 2954 9438 2923 9427
      2903 9453 2904 9522 2915 9515 2920 9519
      2917 9510 2931 9489 2943 9489 2947 9495
      2950 9491 2954 9501 2964 9502
TIME...MOT...LOC 0012Z 266DEG 32KT 2935 9525

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