Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1037 AM EDT SUN AUG 30 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KEY WEST HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
  BRIDGE TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS OUT 20 NM...
  GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
  OUT TO 5 FATHOMS...
  GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL...
  GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT AND
  BEYOND 5 FATHOMS...

* UNTIL 1130 AM EDT

* AT 1034 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
  NUMEROUS STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS
  OR GREATER...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR SNIPE POINT
  TO 10 NM SOUTHEAST OF DRY TORTUGAS...MOVING ERRATICALLY AT 10 TO
  15 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...
  COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...MARQUESAS KEYS...REBECCA SHOAL LIGHT...
  NEW GROUND ROCKS LIGHT...COTTRELL KEY...HALFMOON SHOAL LIGHT...
  SMITH SHOAL LIGHT...AND BOCA GRANDE.

BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR NOW...AND REMAIN THERE UNTIL
THREATENING WEATHER HAS PASSED.

LAT...LON 2472 8301 2488 8170 2473 8157 2457 8179
      2459 8180 2456 8181 2442 8200 2430 8305
TIME...MOT...LOC 1434Z 061DEG 13KT 2477 8175 2450 8277

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