Marine Weather Statement
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FZUS74 KMOB 291340
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GMZ655-670-675-291515-
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
840 AM CDT SAT AUG 29 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT  COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO
PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM... WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20
TO 60 NM...WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60
NM...UNTIL 1015 AM CDT...

AT 837 AM CDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED 24 NM SOUTH OF
ORISKANY REEF...OR 41 NM SOUTH OF PENSACOLA BEACH...MOVING NORTH AT
10 KNOTS.

OTHER STRONG STORMS WERE LOCATED NORTHEAST TOWARD THE COAST OFF
SANTA ROSA AND OKALOOSA COUNTIES...ALSO MOVING NORTH AT AROUND 10
KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
FORT WALTON LIBERTY SHIP REEF...              ORISKANY REEF...

THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORMS ARE WIND GUSTS UP TO 30
KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD
CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THIS STORM HAS PASSED.

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

WEATHER CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF WATERSPOUTS.
WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS
WAVES AND SEAS. IF A WATERSPOUT IS SIGHTED...SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

LAT...LON 2998 8728 2999 8718 3030 8722 3035 8650
      3001 8651 2932 8714 2932 8740
TIME...MOT...LOC 1337Z 181DEG 8KT 2965 8714

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