Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Mobile, AL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Mobile AL
209 AM CDT Sat Apr 17 2021

The National Weather Service in Mobile has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Coastal waters from Pensacola FL to Pascagoula MS out 20 NM...
  Waters from Pensacola FL to Pascagoula MS from 20 to 60 NM...

* Until 345 AM CDT.

* At 209 AM CDT, a strong thunderstorm capable of producing
  waterspouts was located 16 nm southwest of Petit Bois Pass, moving
  east at 50 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...
  Western Dauphin Island, Farewell Buoy, Petit Bois Pass and Sand
  Island Lighthouse.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 3024 8826 3024 8806 3022 8803 3023 8796
      3023 8781 3024 8773 3015 8749 2965 8736
      2972 8823 2988 8831 3022 8838
TIME...MOT...LOC 0709Z 281DEG 48KT 2996 8849

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

$$


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