Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL
526 PM CST THU JAN 19 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOBILE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM...
  MISSISSIPPI SOUND...
  NORTH MOBILE BAY...
  PERDIDO BAY AREA...
  SOUTH MOBILE BAY...
  WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 700 PM CST

* AT 525 PM CST...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 20 NM NORTHWEST OF PINTO ISLAND TO NEAR HORN ISLAND
  TO 16 NM SOUTH OF PETIT BOIS PASS...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 TO 40 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...
  FAIRHOPE PIER...FAREWELL BUOY...PORTERSVILLE BAY...MIDDLE BAY
  LIGHT...POINT CLEAR...PERDIDO BAY...ALABAMA PORT...WOLF BAY...HERON
  BAY AND FORT GAINES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3094 8787 3043 8787 3049 8778 3036 8779
      3032 8765 3039 8764 3040 8748 3054 8745
      3053 8745 3051 8740 3050 8739 2987 8729
      2976 8825 3038 8841 3043 8834 3037 8816
      3068 8807 3080 8812 3094 8799
TIME...MOT...LOC 2325Z 244DEG 35KT 3098 8822 3024 8854 2996 8844

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

$$



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