Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Buffalo NY
742 AM EDT Wed Aug 5 2020

The National Weather Service in Buffalo has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Lake Ontario from Mexico Bay to Cape Vincent...

* Until 830 AM EDT.

* At 742 AM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing
  waterspouts was located 8 nm west of Southwick Beach, or 18 nm
  north of Mexico Bay, moving east at 30 knots.

  HAZARD...Waterspouts and wind gusts to 40 knots.

  SOURCE...Radar.

  IMPACT...Waterspouts can easily overturn boats and create locally
           hazardous seas. Small craft could be damaged in briefly
           higher winds and suddenly higher waves.

* Locations impacted include...
  Southwick Beach and Westcott Beach.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to safe harbor until hazardous weather passes.

Thunderstorms can produce sudden waterspouts. Waterspouts can easily
overturn boats and create locally hazardous seas. Seek safe harbor
immediately.

&&

LAT...LON 4395 7602 4393 7608 4387 7609 4382 7618
      4371 7616 4368 7611 4366 7611 4373 7658
      4391 7658 4398 7600
TIME...MOT...LOC 1142Z 264DEG 29KT 4382 7641

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

JLA


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