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SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
AMZ450-452-454-470-472-474-262345-
/O.NEW.KJAX.MA.W.0010.150326T2150Z-150326T2345Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL
550 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60
  NM...
  WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL FROM 20 TO 60
  NM...
  WATERS FROM ST. AUGUSTINE TO FLAGLER BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 745 PM EDT

* AT 549 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS...WINDS 34 KNOTS
  OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 21
  NM WEST OF JEKYLL ISLAND TO 12 NM WEST OF PALM COAST...MOVING EAST
  AT 35 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  TALBOT ISLAND...JACKSONVILLE BEACH...CUMBERLAND ISLAND...ATLANTIC
  BEACH...SAINT MARYS ENTRANCE BUOY 16...SAINT AUGUSTINE...SAINT
  ANDREWS SOUND...CASABLANCA REEF...AMELIA CITY...HIGH POINT...PALM
  COAST...WHITTAKERS SNAPPER HOLE REEF...DOROTHY LOUISE BARGE...ANNA
  REEF...CRESCENT BEACH...NINE MILE REEF...TOURNAMENT REEF...SAINT
  AUGUSTINE BEACH...BUOY CDH AND GUANA RIVER STATE PARK.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3096 8159 3108 8159 3112 8160 3101 8142
      3114 8155 3127 8118 3114 8039 3063 8043
      2978 8016 2956 8121 3056 8153 3074 8169
TIME...MOT...LOC 2149Z 249DEG 33KT 3096 8182 2954 8143

$$

HESS

SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
GMZ850-853-870-873-262330-
/O.NEW.KTBW.MA.W.0012.150326T2159Z-150326T2330Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
559 PM EDT THU MAR 26 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN RUSKIN HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20
  NM...
  WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM...
  WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 730 PM EDT

* AT 559 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR CEDAR KEY TO 33 NM WEST OF
  OZELLO TO 43 NM WEST OF ANCLOTE KEY TO 52 NM WEST OF INDIAN ROCKS
  BEACH TO 74 NM WEST OF CLEARWATER BEACH...MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  DUNEDIN...ANCLOTE KEY...PASS-A-GRILLE REEF...CLEARWATER BEACH...
  SAINT PETE BEACH...TREASURE ISLAND REEF...INDIAN ROCKS BEACH...
  TARPON SPRINGS...CEDAR KEY...MADEIRA BEACH REEF...JOHNS PASS...
  SAINT PETE BEACH REEF...INDIAN SHORE REEF...CLEARWATER PASS...PORT
  RICHEY AND YANKEETOWN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 2923 8305 2923 8306 2916 8306 2917 8281
      2908 8282 2889 8264 2885 8264 2886 8272
      2881 8264 2878 8270 2868 8263 2790 8284
      2791 8285 2769 8272 2736 8364 2784 8377
      2853 8382 2925 8329 2930 8315
TIME...MOT...LOC 2159Z 261DEG 40KT 2918 8297 2870 8328 2833 8365 2798
8382 2777 8422

$$

RAG

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