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
342 PM CDT FRI JUL 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  MATAGORDA BAY...

* UNTIL 445 PM CDT

* AT 341 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...LOCATED OVER
  TURTLE BAY...OR NEAR PALACIOS BAY...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 25 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  PALACIOS BAY...COX BAY...PORT O CONNOR...TURTLE BAY...LAVACA BAY...
  SOUTHEASTERN CARANCAHUA BAY AND MATAGORDA 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.

&&

LAT...LON 2872 9659 2872 9658 2864 9658 2864 9657
      2865 9657 2864 9652 2867 9653 2861 9649
      2865 9646 2857 9649 2873 9620 2860 9624
      2859 9615 2843 9639 2870 9666
TIME...MOT...LOC 2041Z 053DEG 38KT 2868 9629

$$

LW



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