953  
FZUS74 KMOB 020724  
MWSMOB  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL  
224 AM CDT SAT SEP 2 2017  
 
GMZ650-655-675-020830-  
224 AM CDT SAT SEP 2 2017  
 
...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT  
COASTAL WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL OUT 20 NM...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM...  
WATERS FROM DESTIN TO PENSACOLA FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM...  
UNTIL 330 AM CDT...  
 
AT 224 AM CDT...A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WAS LOCATED ALONG A  
LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR FORT WALTON LIBERTY SHIP REEF TO NEAR  
FAREWELL BUOY...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
GULF SHORES BEACH... EAST PASS AT DESTIN...  
FAREWELL BUOY... ORISKANY REEF...  
SAND ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE...  
FORT WALTON LIBERTY SHIP REEF...  
 
THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORMS ARE WIND GUSTS UP TO 30  
KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD  
CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THESE STORMS HAVE PASSED.  
 
WEATHER CONDITIONS SUPPORT THE DEVELOPMENT OF WATERSPOUTS.  
WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS  
WAVES AND SEAS. IF A WATERSPOUT IS SIGHTED...SEEK SAFE HARBOR  
IMMEDIATELY.  
 
LAT...LON 3017 8836 3039 8649 3007 8651 2988 8831  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0724Z 263DEG 20KT 3025 8658 3010 8816  
 

 
 
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