Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1233 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 0-20 NM...

* UNTIL 130 PM EDT

* AT 1232 PM EDT...A STRONG LINE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 10 NM EAST
  OF INDIAN RIVER SHORES TO 20 MILES OFFSHORE...MOVING SOUTH AT 30
  KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER
           WAVES...LIGHTNING AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MAKE SURE ALL ON
           BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS. RETURN TO SAFE HARBOR IF
           POSSIBLE.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  FREDERICK DOUGLASS PARK...SURFSIDE PARK...FORT PIERCE OCEAN PARK...
  INDIAN RIVER ESTATES AND FORT PIERCE INLET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

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 2784 8045 2784 8044 2788 8047 2788 8046
      2784 8043 2789 8009 2779 8004 2774 8004
      2758 7998 2740 7989 2732 8023
TIME...MOT...LOC 1632Z 010DEG 30KT 2777 8020

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

JOHNSON


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