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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX
121 PM CDT TUE AUG 19 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  GALVESTON BAY...

* UNTIL 215 PM CDT

* AT 119 PM CDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...LOCATED 7 NM SOUTH
  OF UPPER SAN JACINTO BAY...OR 10 NM WEST OF GALVESTON BAY...MOVING
  NORTH AT 20 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  HOUSTON SHIP CHANNEL...BLACK DUCK BAY...MITCHELL BAY...TABBS BAY...
  UPPER SAN JACINTO BAY...SCOTT BAY...BURNET BAY...CRYSTAL BAY...
  BEACH CITY AND NORTHWESTERN GALVESTON BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THIS THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY
WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE
UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2978 9509 2979 9507 2980 9508 2980 9506
      2975 9505 2970 9494 2966 9491 2951 9498
      2955 9502 2960 9498 2963 9502 2968 9499
      2968 9501 2969 9499 2971 9506 2976 9507
      2977 9510 2981 9509
TIME...MOT...LOC 1819Z 199DEG 18KT 2959 9507

$$

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