Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
417 PM EDT MON APR 20 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...

COASTAL WATERS FROM THE VOLUSIA BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN
INLET OUT 20 NM...

* UNTIL 515 PM EDT

* AT 414 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...LOCATED OVER CAPE
  CANAVERAL...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 KNOTS. ADDITIONAL STORMS WILL
  APPROACH THE SOUTHERN BREVARD COAST FROM THE MAINLAND.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  CAPE CANAVERAL...JETTY PARK...PORT CANAVERAL...COCOA BEACH AND
  MERRITT ISLAND AND INDIAN HARBOR BEACH AND MELBOURNE BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS...HIGH WAVES...DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...
AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL
THIS STORM PASSES.

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

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 700 PM EDT FOR
CENTRAL FLORIDA AND THE ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

LAT...LON 2881 8034 2850 8021 2834 8021 2826 8027
      2815 8022 2805 8022 2801 8053 2811 8057
      2828 8061 2818 8061 2801 8054 2800 8056
      2807 8061 2808 8061 2840 8075 2865 8082
      2865 8079 2878 8085
TIME...MOT...LOC 2014Z 230DEG 40KT 2838 8061

$$

KELLY


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