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SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
GMZ230-010215-
/O.NEW.KCRP.MA.W.0045.160601T0041Z-160601T0215Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CORPUS CHRISTI TX
741 PM CDT TUE MAY 31 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN CORPUS CHRISTI HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  BAYS AND WATERWAYS FROM BAFFIN BAY TO PORT ARANSAS...

* UNTIL 915 PM CDT

* AT 740 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS...WINDS TO 50 KNOTS...AND LARGE
  HAIL. THIS STORM WAS LOCATED 9 NM NORTHWEST OF RIVIERA BEACH...OR
  18 NM NORTHWEST OF BAFFIN BAY...MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  RIVIERA BEACH AND BAFFIN BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THIS THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY
WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE
UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

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

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
OFFICE.

&&

LAT...LON 2748 9780 2749 9779 2750 9770 2747 9766
      2750 9765 2751 9754 2739 9735 2725 9737
      2725 9742 2726 9744 2725 9746 2725 9748
      2724 9749 2723 9755 2724 9763 2728 9765
      2726 9773 2727 9774 2728 9776 2727 9780
TIME...MOT...LOC 0040Z 271DEG 14KT 2739 9782

$$

HART

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