Marine Weather Statement
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Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area Ruskin FL
526 PM EDT WED MAY 23 2018

GMZ836-853-856-232230-
526 PM EDT WED MAY 23 2018

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

The areas affected include...
  Charlotte Harbor and Pine Island Sound...
  Coastal waters from Bonita Beach to Englewood FL out 20 NM...
  Coastal waters from Englewood to Tarpon Springs FL out 20 NM...

At 525 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated strong thunderstorms, capable
of producing winds to around 30 knots and frequent lightning
strikes. These thunderstorms were located along a line extending
from 13 nm east of Gasparilla Island to 14 nm northeast of Captiva
to near Fort Myers Beach, moving northwest at 15 knots.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners can expect gusty winds to around 30 knots, locally higher
waves, and lightning strikes. Boaters should seek safe harbor
immediately until these storms pass.

&&

LAT...LON 2639 8183 2639 8217 2680 8232 2708 8239
      2692 8227 2701 8216 2697 8201 2659 8201
      2652 8194 2652 8184

$$

Austin



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