Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Tampa Bay Area, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Tampa Bay Area Ruskin FL
645 PM EDT Wed Sep 18 2019

The National Weather Service in Ruskin has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Tampa Bay waters...

* Until 730 PM EDT.

* At 644 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located near Hillsborough
  Bay, moving south at 25 knots.

  HAZARD...Wind gusts 34 knots or greater.

  SOURCE...Radar.

  IMPACT...Expect wind gusts in excess of 34 knots, suddenly higher
           waves, frequent lightning, and heavy downpours. Make sure
           all on board are wearing life jackets.

* Locations impacted include...
  Cockroach Bay and Hillsborough Bay.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to safe harbor immediately as gusty winds and high waves are
expected.

&&

LAT...LON 2775 8234 2774 8235 2771 8243 2768 8244
      2769 8255 2798 8249 2799 8241 2787 8233
TIME...MOT...LOC 2244Z 002DEG 24KT 2797 8239

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

$$

TBW


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