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
813 AM CDT WED MAY 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL TX OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX OUT 20 NM...
  GALVESTON BAY...
  MATAGORDA BAY...
  WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL TX FROM 20 TO 60
  NM...
  WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 1015 AM CDT

* AT 812 AM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...LOCATED NEAR
  GALVESTON 256...MOVING SOUTH AT 40 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  GALVESTON 256...BUOY 42035...GALVESTON A196...GALVESTON 424...
  GALVESTON 344...BRAZOS 400...GALVESTON A171...HIGH ISLAND A131...
  HIGH ISLAND A410...GALVESTON 150...GALVESTON A156...HIGH ISLAND
  157...GALVESTON 221...HIGH ISLAND A179...BRAZOS 469...BUOY 42019...
  BRAZOS A4...GALVESTON A21...HIGH ISLAND A457 AND GALVESTON 317.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 2818 9460 2799 9484 2778 9526 2862 9590
      2890 9539 2886 9539 2887 9538 2901 9522
      2901 9524 2954 9438 2853 9401
TIME...MOT...LOC 1312Z 004DEG 39KT 2894 9466

$$

HUFFMAN



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