Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2
000
WHUS52 KTBW 012223
SMWTBW
GMZ836-856-012315-
/O.NEW.KTBW.MA.W.0067.150701T2223Z-150701T2315Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
623 PM EDT WED JUL 1 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD FL OUT 20 NM...

* UNTIL 715 PM EDT

* AT 622 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL...LOCATED
  OVER FORT MYERS BEACH...MOVING WEST AT 15 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  FORT MYERS BEACH...SANIBEL AND CAPTIVA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THIS THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY
WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE
UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2632 8215 2655 8221 2655 8211 2650 8210
      2649 8207 2654 8208 2654 8203 2652 8200
      2649 8200 2645 8192 2646 8191 2644 8190
      2645 8188 2647 8188 2647 8187 2641 8185
TIME...MOT...LOC 2222Z 080DEG 14KT 2649 8195

$$



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.