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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
402 PM EDT MON AUG 18 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MELBOURNE HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR THE COASTAL WATERS...

  FROM MELBOURNE BEACH TO SEBASTIAN INLET OUT TO 20 NM.

* UNTIL 500 PM EDT

* AT 359 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  THUNDERSTORM...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS OVER 34 KNOTS 17 MILES WEST
  OF VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 0-20 NM...OR
  ABOUT 15 MILES NORTHWEST OF ORCHID...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 KNOTS.

*THE THUNDERSTORM WILL MOVE OFF THE SOUTH BREVARD COAST THROUGH 4:30
PM.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THESE THUNDERSTORMS WILL LIKELY PRODUCE WINDS OVER 34 KNOTS AND
LOCALLY ROUGH SEAS. SMALL CRAFT...ESPECIALLY THOSE UNDER SAIL...
SHOULD MOVE TO A SAFE HARBOR IF POSSIBLE. MAKE SURE YOU AND YOUR CREW
ARE WEARING APPROVED FLOTATION DEVICES DURING THESE HAZARDOUS
CONDITIONS.

FUNNEL CLOUDS OR A BRIEF WATERSPOUT MAY OCCUR AS THE STORM MOVES
OFFSHORE. A WATERSPOUT IS A TORNADO OVER WATER THAT CAN BE DANGEROUS
AND EVEN DEADLY. SMALL CRAFT CAN BE SWAMPED OR OVERTURNED BY A
WATERSPOUT. STAY AWAY FROM THEM AT ALL TIMES.

&&

LAT...LON 2809 8057 2807 8056 2810 8057 2819 8025
      2790 8009 2789 8010 2783 8048 2801 8057
      2803 8059 2805 8058 2808 8061
TIME...MOT...LOC 2001Z 241DEG 9KT 2794 8060

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