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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY AREA / RUSKIN FL
456 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

GMZ850-853-870-873-192130-
/O.CON.KTBW.MA.W.0016.000000T0000Z-150419T2130Z/
456 PM EDT SUN APR 19 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 530 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 NM...
COASTAL WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 NM...
WATERS FROM ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM...
WATERS FROM TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER FL OUT 20 TO 60 NM...

AT 456 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF SEVERE
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS...WINDS 34 KNOTS OR
GREATER AND SMALL HAIL...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 21 NM
NORTHWEST OF ANCLOTE KEY TO 46 NM WEST OF EGMONT KEY...MOVING
NORTHEAST AT 50 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DUNEDIN...ANCLOTE KEY...PASS-A-GRILLE REEF...CLEARWATER BEACH...
TREASURE ISLAND REEF...INDIAN ROCKS BEACH...TARPON SPRINGS...MADEIRA
BEACH REEF...JOHNS PASS...SAINT PETE BEACH REEF...INDIAN SHORE
REEF...CLEARWATER PASS...PORT RICHEY AND YANKEETOWN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

&&

LAT...LON 2839 8379 2907 8281 2889 8264 2882 8263
      2887 8265 2885 8272 2880 8263 2878 8269
      2859 8264 2790 8284 2791 8285 2774 8276
      2722 8358 2784 8377
TIME...MOT...LOC 2056Z 225DEG 50KT 2842 8315 2748 8363

$$

RAG


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