Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
930 PM EDT Sun Oct 25 2020

The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 0-20 nm...
  Sebastian Inlet to Jupiter Inlet 20-60 nm...

* Until 1030 PM EDT.

* At 929 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm capable of producing
  waterspouts was located 18 nm northeast of Hobe Sound Beach, or 19
  nm northeast of Hobe Sound. The severe thunderstorm was nearly
  stationary.

  HAZARD...Waterspouts and wind gusts 34 knots or greater.

  SOURCE...Radar.

  IMPACT...Waterspouts can can quickly form and capsize boats,
           damage vessels and create locally hazardous seas. Make
           sure all on board are wearing life jackets. Expect wind
           gusts in excess of 34 knots...suddenly higher
           waves...lightning and heavy downpours. Make sure all on
           board are wearing life jackets. Return to safe harbor if
           possible.

* The severe thunderstorm will remain over mainly open waters.

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 2710 7963 2705 8002 2765 8011 2768 7979
TIME...MOT...LOC 0129Z 160DEG 2KT 2726 7985

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

$$

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