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
257 PM EDT FRI MAY 25 2018

The National Weather Service in Ruskin has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Tampa Bay waters...

* Until 345 PM EDT.

* At 257 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located over Gandy Bridge,
  moving northwest at 15 knots.

  HAZARD...Wind gusts 34 knots or greater and blinding rain.

  SOURCE...Radar.

  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...
  Gandy Bridge, Hillsborough Bay, Old Tampa Bay, Howard Frankland
  Bridge and Courtney Campbell Causeway.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to safe harbor immediately as gusty winds and high waves are
expected.

&&

LAT...LON 2772 8239 2784 8269 2786 8270 2785 8270
      2786 8274 2795 8274 2807 8270 2794 8237
      2791 8235
TIME...MOT...LOC 1857Z 114DEG 17KT 2785 8251

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

$$

Austin



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