Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Melbourne FL
327 AM EDT SUN MAY 20 2018

The National Weather Service in Melbourne has issued a

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

* Until 430 AM EDT.

* At 324 AM EDT, a strong thunderstorm capable of producing wind
  gusts of 35 to 40 knots was located just offshore Saint Lucie
  Inlet, moving north northwest at 15 knots. One or more brief
  waterspouts are also possible.

  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.

* Locations impacted include...
  Waveland, Hobe Sound Wildlife Refuge, Nettles Island, Saint Lucie
  Nuclear Power Plant and Hutchinson Island South.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to safe harbor until hazardous weather passes.

&&

LAT...LON 2706 8011 2711 8014 2712 8015 2713 8014
      2715 8015 2713 8016 2721 8022 2722 8023
      2721 8021 2740 8031 2741 8031 2742 8028
      2740 8027 2742 8027 2747 8014 2709 8001
TIME...MOT...LOC 0724Z 150DEG 17KT 2717 8012

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

$$

Kelly


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