Sample Special Marine Warning
WHUS56 KPQR 150430
SMWPQR  
PZZ250-270-150515-  
/O.NEW.KPQR.MA.W.0017.161015T0430Z-161015T0515Z/
    
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE PORTLAND OR  
930 PM PDT FRI OCT 14 2016
    
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN PORTLAND HAS ISSUED A 
   

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...   
 COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR OUT 10    NM...    
WATERS FROM CAPE SHOALWATER WA TO CASCADE HEAD OR FROM 10 TO 60    NM...    


* UNTIL 1015 PM PDT.    


* AT 929 PM PDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING    
WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED 7 NM WEST OF CAPE DISAPPOINTMENT...OR 11 NM    
WEST OF LONG BEACH...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 40 KNOTS.      


HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.       


SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.       


IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY              
HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY             
 HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.     


* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...    
KLIPSAN BEACH AND OCEAN PARK.     


PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...    


THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY  
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR  IMMEDIATELY.    


&&  
  
LAT...LON 4625 12436 4633 12445 4659 12405 4640 12402  
TIME...MOT...LOC 0429Z 231DEG 41KT 4632 12435     
WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE  
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS 
   

$$    

BENTLEY    


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