Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1245 AM EDT SAT AUG 29 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 145 AM EDT

* AT 1244 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED
  A CLUSTER OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34
  KNOTS OR GREATER...LOCATED FROM 6 NM WEST OF ELLIS ROCK LIGHT TO 6
  NM NORTHEAST OF TWENTY-EIGHT FOOT SHOAL LIGHT...MOVING WEST AT 30
  KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...
  DRY TORTUGAS...DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...HALFMOON SHOAL LIGHT...
  TWENTY-EIGHT FOOT SHOAL LIGHT...REBECCA SHOAL LIGHT...NEW GROUND
  ROCKS LIGHT AND PULASKI SHOAL LIGHT.

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

LAT...LON 2477 8292 2470 8220 2440 8225 2438 8294
TIME...MOT...LOC 0444Z 089DEG 28KT 2463 8229 2447 8232

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