669  
WHUS54 KHGX 102248  
SMWHGX  
GMZ335-102345-  
/O.NEW.KHGX.MA.W.0061.180810T2248Z-180810T2345Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX  
548 PM CDT FRI AUG 10 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN LEAGUE CITY HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
GALVESTON BAY...  
 
* UNTIL 645 PM CDT.  
 
* AT 548 PM CDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER NORTHERN  
TRINITY BAY...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 5 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
TRINITY BAY AND NORTHERN GALVESTON BAY.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 
FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE  
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED  
METAL OBJECTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2978 9470 2974 9467 2971 9467 2958 9472  
2957 9472 2961 9490 2974 9485 2978 9481  
2979 9478 2980 9472  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2248Z 032DEG 5KT 2970 9478  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
HATHAWAY  
 
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