Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA - RUSKIN FL
1255 PM EDT TUE APR 15 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM...
  TAMPA BAY WATERS...
  INCLUDING COURTNEY CAMPBELL CAUSEWAY...GANDY BRIDGE...HILLSBOROUGH
  BAY...HOWARD FRANKLAND BRIDGE AND OLD TAMPA BAY...

* UNTIL 145 PM EDT

* AT 1255 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  THUNDERSTORM...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER OVER
  COURTNEY CAMPBELL CAUSEWAY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT STRONG WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

CONDITIONS ARE ALSO FAVORABLE FOR THE FORMATION OF WATERSPOUTS...
WHICH CAN FORM WITH LITTLE OR NO WARNING.

&&

LAT...LON 2772 8264 2783 8262 2786 8264 2788 8262
      2796 8280 2794 8273 2802 8269 2803 8263
      2800 8257 2794 8252 2784 8253 2783 8247
      2792 8249 2796 8244 2795 8241 2786 8239
      2786 8238 2785 8238
TIME...MOT...LOC 1655Z 243DEG 33KT 2800 8254

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