Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Honolulu, HI

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Honolulu HI
1007 PM HST SUN FEB 18 2018

The National Weather Service in Honolulu has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Big Island Leeward Waters...

* Until midnight HST

* At 1006 PM HST, a strong thunderstorm capable of producing winds
  greater than 34 knots and waterspouts was located 7 nm west of FAD
  Buoy C, or 14 nm southwest of Captain Cook, moving northeast at 15
  knots.

  HAZARD...Waterspouts and Wind gusts 34 knots or greater.

  SOURCE...Radar indicated.

  IMPACT...Waterspouts can easily overturn boats and create locally
           hazardous seas. Small craft could be damaged in briefly
           higher winds and suddenly higher waves.

* Locations impacted include...
  Honokohau Harbor, FAD Buoy C, FAD Buoy B, FAD Buoy TT, FAD Buoy UU,
  FAD Buoy VV and FAD Buoy F.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Boaters should seek safe harbor immediately until this storm passes.
Wind gusts 34 knots or greater, high waves, dangerous lightning, and
heavy rain are possible with this storm.

Frequent lightning is occurring with this storm. If caught on the
open water, stay below deck if possible.

&&

LAT...LON 1873 15647 1887 15654 1903 15658 1930 15658
      1935 15661 1973 15606 1961 15597 1949 15595
      1948 15592 1935 15589 1908 15591 1904 15588
      1894 15570 1851 15630
TIME...MOT...LOC 0806Z 219DEG 17KT 1934 15612

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

$$

Jacobson



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