Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
351 PM EDT FRI JUL 25 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR THE COASTAL WATERS...

  FROM FLAGLER BEACH TO CAPE CANAVERAL OUT TO 20 NM.

* UNTIL 545 PM EDT

* AT 345 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS OVER 34 KNOTS FROM 8
  MILES SOUTH OF ORMOND-BY-THE-SEA TO 27 MILES SOUTHWEST OF OAK
  HILL...MOVING EAST AT 10 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THESE STORMS CROSS THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS AND BARRIER ISLAND
COMMUNITIES...THEN OVER THE ATLANTIC...THEY WILL PRODUCE STRONG GUSTY
WINDS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...ROUGH SEAS...HEAVY DOWNPOURS AND
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING. TRY TO AVOID THESE STORMS IF POSSIBLE. IF YOU
GET CAUGHT OFFSHORE...MAKE SURE ALL SAFETY GEAR IS AVAILABLE AND
LIFE JACKETS ARE BEING WORN BY YOU AND YOUR CREW.

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

&&

LAT...LON 2948 8041 2848 8012 2834 8069 2856 8061
      2859 8063 2858 8065 2861 8060 2870 8075
      2862 8077 2859 8066 2857 8071 2853 8071
      2856 8072 2855 8072 2833 8072 2881 8086
      2876 8077 2946 8113
TIME...MOT...LOC 1951Z 260DEG 12KT 2924 8104 2873 8122

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