Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Houston/Galveston, TX

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
858 AM CDT TUE SEP 17 2019

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  GALVESTON BAY...

* UNTIL 915 AM CDT.

* AT 857 AM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED OVER SOUTHWESTERN WEST BAY...NORTH
  OF SAN LUIS PASS...MOVING NORTH AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  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...
  SOUTHWESTERN WEST BAY.

LAT...LON 2920 9511 2912 9510 2910 9514 2912 9519
      2915 9517 2916 9517 2918 9519 2919 9518
      2921 9515
TIME...MOT...LOC 1357Z 162DEG 19KT 2914 9514

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

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