977  
FZUS74 KMOB 081816  
MWSMOB  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOBILE AL  
116 PM CDT MON OCT 8 2018  
 
GMZ631-632-650-670-081945-  
116 PM CDT MON OCT 8 2018  
 
...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL AFFECT  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS OUT 20 NM...  
MISSISSIPPI SOUND...  
SOUTH MOBILE BAY...  
WATERS FROM PENSACOLA FL TO PASCAGOULA MS FROM 20 TO 60 NM...  
UNTIL 245 PM CDT....  
 
AT 115 PM CDT...CLUSTERS OF STRONG THUNDERSTORM WERE LOCATED NEAR  
FAREWELL BUOY...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 25 KNOTS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
CENTRAL DAUPHIN ISLAND, SAND ISLAND LIGHTHOUSE, DAUPHIN ISLAND  
BRIDGE, FORT GAINES, FORT MORGAN, WESTERN DAUPHIN ISLAND, FAREWELL  
BUOY, PETIT BOIS PASS, MISSISSIPPI SOUND EAST OF PASCAGOULA AND HERON  
BAY.  
 
THE PRIMARY THREATS FROM THESE STORM ARE WIND GUSTS UP TO 30  
KNOTS... LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD  
CONSIDER SEEKING SAFE HARBOR UNTIL THIS STORM HAS PASSED.  
 
LAT...LON 3038 8840 3041 8840 3043 8834 3038 8818  
2993 8746 2962 8813 2972 8823 2988 8831  
3034 8840 3035 8839 3038 8841  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1815Z 113DEG 25KT 3007 8806  
 

 
 
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