Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
1245 PM EDT FRI JUL 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM...
  TAMPA BAY WATERS...

* UNTIL 130 PM EDT

* AT 1245 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS...LOCATED
  ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 NM WEST OF JOHNS PASS TO NEAR
  SUNSHINE SKYWAY BRIDGE TO NEW PASS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  NEW PASS...MANATEE 7 MILE SOUTH REEF...COURTNEY CAMPBELL
  CAUSEWAY...MANATEE 1 MILE REEF...PORT MANATEE REEF...MANATEE
  NEARSHORE REEF...LONGBOAT PASS...COCKROACH BAY...PASS-A-GRILLE
  REEF...TAMPA BAY...PASS-A-GRILLE CHANNEL...TREASURE ISLAND REEF...
  MANATEE 3 MILE NORTH REEF...M1 REEF...MANATEE 7 MILE NORTH REEF...
  OLD TAMPA BAY...GANDY BRIDGE...M3 REEF...LONGBOAT KEY AND M4 REEF.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 2777 8240 2779 8242 2758 8261 2758 8255
      2751 8260 2750 8269 2731 8254 2717 8285
      2765 8308 2786 8284 2781 8277 2783 8276
      2773 8275 2770 8264 2785 8260 2794 8273
      2802 8265 2798 8256 2783 8251 2795 8242
TIME...MOT...LOC 1645Z 232DEG 33KT 2775 8290 2765 8260 2733 8258

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