Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Melbourne, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
646 PM EDT THU APR 16 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...

COASTAL WATERS FROM MELBOURNE TO FORT PIERCE OUT TO 20 NM...

* UNTIL 815 PM EDT

* AT 644 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS...LOCATED NEAR VERO LAKE
  ESTATES...OR 8 NM WEST OF SEBASTIAN HIGHLANDS...MOVING SOUTHEAST
  AT 15 KNOTS. OTHER STRONG WIND GUSTS WILL MOVE EAST FROM PALM BAY
  ACROSS THE INTRACOASTAL WATERS AND OFFSHORE THE SOUTH BEACHES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  GIFFORD...JAYCEE BEACH...VERO LAKE ESTATES...VERO 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.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 2809 8061 2809 8058 2800 8052 2810 8056
      2812 8027 2750 8009 2752 8031 2774 8038
      2782 8044 2768 8037 2765 8037 2757 8033
      2754 8034 2753 8032 2752 8033 2752 8035
      2769 8039 2807 8061
TIME...MOT...LOC 2244Z 295DEG 13KT 2778 8065

$$

KELLY


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