Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
1210 AM CDT SUN APR 23 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM...
  MISSISSIPPI SOUND...
  NORTH MOBILE BAY...
  PENSACOLA BAY AREA...
  PERDIDO BAY AREA...
  SOUTH MOBILE BAY...

* UNTIL 145 AM CDT

* AT 1210 AM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 23 NM NORTH OF LILLIAN BRIDGE TO PASCAGOULA...MOVING
  SOUTHEAST AT 15 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.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BIG LAGOON...EAST FOWL RIVER BRIDGE...PENSACOLA BEACH...FORT
  PICKENS...FAREWELL BUOY...MISSISSIPPI SOUND EAST OF PASCAGOULA...
  HERON BAY...POINT CLEAR...PENSACOLA BAY AND WEEKS BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3037 8816 3060 8815 3072 8784 3067 8789
      3043 8787 3042 8787 3049 8782 3033 8776
      3040 8748 3054 8745 3044 8730 3036 8739
      3042 8723 3049 8719 3063 8729 3063 8722
      3029 8682 2988 8830 3038 8841
TIME...MOT...LOC 0510Z 320DEG 17KT 3079 8752 3038 8857

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

$$



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