Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
512 AM CDT WED MAY 24 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM...
  WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 615 AM CDT

* AT 511 AM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 39 NM SOUTH OF
  ORISKANY REEF...OR 56 NM SOUTH OF PENSACOLA PASS...MOVING NORTHEAST
  AT 40 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER
           WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS.  MAKE
           SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

* THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED. OCCASIONAL 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 2932 8720 2947 8726 2980 8685 2993 8651
      2937 8652 2939 8669 2933 8704
TIME...MOT...LOC 1011Z 242DEG 41KT 2939 8712

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

$$

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