Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
218 PM EDT Mon Apr 19 2021

AMZ552-572-191945-
218 PM EDT Mon Apr 19 2021

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM APPROACHING THE WATERS...

The areas affected include...
  Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 0-20 nm...
  Volusia-Brevard County Line to Sebastian Inlet 20-60 nm...

At 217 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated a strong thunderstorm,
capable of producing winds to around 30 knots. This thunderstorm was
located 9 nm west of Melbourne, moving east at 30 knots.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners can expect gusty winds to around 30 knots, locally higher
waves, lightning strikes, and heavy downpours. Boaters should seek
safe harbor immediately until this storm passes.

This a strong thunderstorm will likely produce winds to around 30
knots, and could pose a serious hazard for boaters. A special marine
warning may eventually be required when this storm reaches the
nearshore waters. Boaters should consider heading for shore before
the storm arrives.

&&

LAT...LON 2850 7978 2797 7960 2783 8043 2784 8043
      2783 8048 2782 8047 2782 8051 2807 8065
      2837 8075

$$

Leahy


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