weather.gov     
National Weather Service

Watches, Warnings & Advisories
NWS Homepage

Special Marine Warning


MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA RUSKIN FL
903 AM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

GMZ830-853-873-231330-
/O.CON.KTBW.MA.W.0109.000000T0000Z-170723T1330Z/
903 AM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 930 AM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
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...

AT 901 AM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
EXTENDING FROM NEAR HERNANDO BEACH TO NEAR DUNEDIN TO NEAR EGMONT
KEY...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 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...
TERRA CEIA BAY...MANATEE NEARSHORE REEF...OLD TAMPA BAY...MADEIRA
BEACH REEF...HOWARD FRANKLAND BRIDGE...COCKROACH BAY...TREASURE
ISLAND REEF...ANNA MARIA ISLAND...PASS-A-GRILLE CHANNEL...SOUTHWEST
CHANNEL...SAINT PETE BEACH REEF...PORT MANATEE REEF...TAMPA BAY...
MANATEE 1 MILE REEF...HILLSBOROUGH BAY...MANATEE 3 MILE SOUTH REEF...
JOHNS PASS...LONGBOAT PASS...MANATEE 3 MILE NORTH REEF AND GANDY
BRIDGE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2775 8234 2771 8243 2747 8257 2744 8255
      2744 8323 2775 8311 2794 8284 2812 8274
      2808 8272 2798 8250 2799 8244 2798 8240
      2786 8233
TIME...MOT...LOC 1301Z 273DEG 21KT 2849 8259 2807 8276 2761 8281

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

$$

TBW

U.S. Dept. of Commerce
NOAA National Weather Service
1325 East West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910
E-mail: w-nws.webmaster@noaa.gov
Page last modified: June 2, 2009
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE: for Safety, for Work, for Fun - FOR LIFE