539  
WHUS52 KJAX 172218  
SMWJAX  
AMZ450-452-470-180015-  
/O.NEW.KJAX.MA.W.0100.170617T2218Z-170618T0015Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE JACKSONVILLE FL  
618 PM EDT SAT JUN 17 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN JACKSONVILLE HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL OUT 20  
NM...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM FERNANDINA BEACH TO ST. AUGUSTINE FL OUT 20  
NM...  
WATERS FROM ALTAMAHA SOUND GA TO FERNANDINA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60  
NM...  
 
* UNTIL 815 PM EDT  
 
* AT 618 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM 13 NM WEST OF ST. SIMONS ISLAND TO 14 NM WEST OF  
TALBOT ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 15 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER  
WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MAKE  
SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
BUOY HLHA...HIGH POINT...NASSAU SOUND APPROACH BUOY 6A...  
AMELIA CITY...JEKYLL ISLAND...ST SIMONS ISLAND VILLAGE...  
ST. SIMONS ISLAND...SAINT ANDREWS SOUND...BUOY KBY...  
TALBOT ISLAND...DUNGENESS...SAINT MARYS ENTRANCE BUOY 16...  
ST SIMONS SOUND BUOY 9...CUMBERLAND ISLAND...  
WHITTAKERS SNAPPER HOLE REEF AND SAINT JOHNS LIGHTED BUOY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE  
EXPECTED.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3130 8144 3128 8138 3129 8139 3130 8134  
3128 8132 3128 8124 3122 8081 3064 8103  
3065 8110 3051 8108 3038 8113 3040 8150  
3044 8149 3051 8150 3055 8156 3060 8153  
3066 8153 3072 8169  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2218Z 270DEG 14KT 3126 8164 3048 8172  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
SHASHY  
 
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