Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
130 PM CDT SUN SEP 25 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX OUT 20 NM...

* UNTIL 200 PM CDT.

* AT 129 PM CDT...A CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORM ARE SITUATED
  BETWEEN 4 AND 15 NM SOUTH OF GALVESTON ISLAND...MOVING NORTH AT 10
  KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  GALVESTON 221...OFFATTS BAYOU AND EASTERN WEST BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 2896 9475 2899 9497 2917 9502 2921 9500
      2922 9503 2924 9503 2925 9500 2923 9502
      2922 9501 2920 9498 2922 9494 2923 9495
      2923 9494 2925 9492 2925 9493 2927 9490
      2930 9472
TIME...MOT...LOC 1829Z 175DEG 10KT 2908 9488

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

$$



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