Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Jacksonville, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
502 PM EDT WED MAY 20 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60
  NM...
  WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 700 PM EDT

* AT 501 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND
  SMALL HAIL...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 12 NM WEST OF
  GUANA RIVER STATE PARK TO 9 NM WEST OF ORMOND BEACH...MOVING EAST
  AT 30 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BIG GEORGES REEF...NAVY DRYDOCK...SAINT AUGUSTINE...CASABLANCA
  REEF...DOROTHY LOUISE BARGE...MARINELAND...BUTLER BEACH...CRESCENT
  BEACH...NINE MILE REEF...BEVERLY BEACH...TOURNAMENT REEF...SAINT
  AUGUSTINE BEACH...PALM VALLEY...VILANO BEACH AND PALM COAST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

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 2983 8131 2982 8132 2992 8131 2991 8132
      3013 8138 2991 8130 2992 8129 3015 8135
      3015 8140 3016 8139 3020 8137 3016 8140
      3024 8144 3048 8040 3002 8027 2947 8000
      2946 8113
TIME...MOT...LOC 2101Z 259DEG 29KT 3003 8159 2924 8125

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