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
800 PM CDT SUN JUL 14 2019

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT TX OUT 20 NM...

* UNTIL 900 PM CDT.

* AT 759 PM CDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG
  WINDS, ISOLATED WATERSPOUTS AND FREQUENT LIGHTNING WAS LOCATED 7
  MILES SOUTH OF JAMAICA BEACH...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 5 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...
  TABS BUOY B AND GALVESTON 221.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 2913 9458 2900 9472 2894 9490 2899 9501
      2906 9506 2917 9499 2927 9484
TIME...MOT...LOC 0059Z 219DEG 6KT 2906 9493

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

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