Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
830 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

AMZ552-301330-
/O.CON.KMLB.MA.W.0106.000000T0000Z-150830T1330Z/
830 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 930 AM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...MELBOURNE BEACH TO THE VOLUSIA-BREVARD
COUNTY LINE OUT 20 NM...

AT 829 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS...LOCATED NEAR SATELLITE BEACH...
MOVING NORTHWEST AT 15 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
COCOA BEACH...CAPE CANAVERAL...JETTY PARK...PORT CANAVERAL AND
MERRITT ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS.  WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS.  SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

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 2876 8080 2882 8081 2883 8066 2847 8053
      2857 8057 2861 8060 2831 8064 2828 8061
      2841 8062 2846 8053 2820 8043 2813 8058
      2812 8062 2881 8086
TIME...MOT...LOC 1229Z 149DEG 15KT 2817 8049

$$

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