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
1146 AM EDT FRI MAY 20 2016

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...
  WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 115 PM EDT

* AT 1145 AM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 8 NM EAST OF PORT RICHEY TO NEAR JOHNS PASS TO 36 NM
  WEST OF EGMONT KEY...MOVING EAST AT 45 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...
  MANATEE 1 MILE REEF...SARASOTA BAY REEF...COCKROACH BAY...
  PASS-A-GRILLE REEF...TAMPA BAY...D5 REEF...PASS-A-GRILLE CHANNEL...
  TREASURE ISLAND REEF...M1 REEF...D1 REEF...OLD TAMPA BAY...M5 REEF...BIG
  SARASOTA PASS...MD3 REEF...M16 REEF...M6 REEF...GANDY BRIDGE...MD2 REEF...
  M4 REEF AND M9 REEF.

LAT...LON 2805 8264 2799 8250 2783 8233 2775 8234
      2771 8243 2747 8257 2733 8245 2706 8237
      2699 8232 2693 8242 2671 8330 2708 8352
      2744 8367
TIME...MOT...LOC 1545Z 279DEG 44KT 2823 8257 2777 8289 2748 8343

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

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