Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA RUSKIN FL
520 AM EST WED NOV 22 2017

GMZ830-850-853-870-873-221215-
520 AM EST WED NOV 22 2017

...DENSE FOG OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20
  NM...
  TAMPA BAY WATERS...
  WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM...
  WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM...

AT 518 AM EST...SATELLITE IMAGERY INDICATED AN AREA OF DENSE FOG...
CAPABLE OF REDUCING VISIBILITIES TO BELOW 1 MILE. THE DENSE FOG WAS
LOCATED OVER TAMPA BAY AND THE GULF WATERS ADJACENT TO THE COAST
LINE FROM TAMPA BAY NORTH THROUGH CEDAR KEY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

DENSE FOG WAS REDUCING VISIBILITIES TO BELOW 1 MILE. REDUCE YOUR
SPEED...AND KEEP A LOOKOUT FOR OTHER VESSELS...BUOYS...AND
BREAKWATERS. KEEP YOUR NAVIGATION LIGHTS ON. IF NOT EQUIPPED WITH
RADAR...YOU SHOULD CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE HARBOR.

&&

LAT...LON 2930 8306 2923 8299 2924 8278 2891 8257
      2853 8257 2814 8273 2808 8272 2798 8250
      2799 8241 2787 8233 2774 8235 2771 8243
      2758 8251 2730 8299 2894 8391 2916 8354
      2930 8316

$$

TBW



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