Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Brownsville, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BROWNSVILLE TX
425 PM CDT THU AUG 28 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TX TO THE RIO GRANDE RIVER OUT
  20 NM.
  WATERS FROM PORT MANSFIELD TX TO THE RIO GRANDE RIVER FROM 20 TO 60
  NM.
  WATERS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT MANSFIELD TX FROM 20 TO 60 NM.

* UNTIL 530 PM CDT

* AT 425 PM CDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  STRONG THUNDERSTORM...WITH WIND GUSTS OF 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...36
  MILES NORTHEAST OF SOUTH PADRE ISLAND...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 15
  KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE WATERSPOUTS WITH LITTLE OR NO
ADVANCE WARNING. SEEK SAFETY IMMEDIATELY!

MARINERS CAN ALSO EXPECT LOCALLY HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND TORRENTIAL RAIN. SEEK SAFETY IMMEDIATELY.

FREQUENT TO EXCESSIVE CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS
STORM. IF AT SEA...STAY BELOW DECK...AND KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

PLEASE REPORT WATERSPOUTS OR FUNNEL CLOUDS...WINDS OF 34 KNOTS OR
HIGHER...HAIL THE SIZE OF PENNIES OR LARGER...AND ANY VESSEL DAMAGE
TO YOUR NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BROWNSVILLE BY CALLING
956-504-1432.

&&

LAT...LON 2647 9697 2667 9677 2636 9645 2622 9658
TIME...MOT...LOC 2125Z 131DEG 12KT 2637 9667

$$

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