Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
503 AM EDT TUE SEP 23 2014

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 HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM...
  GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT AND
  BEYOND 5 FATHOMS...
  GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
  OUT TO 5 FATHOMS...

* UNTIL 545 AM EDT

* AT 459 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS OVER 35 KNOTS FROM
  BOCA GRANDE TO WOOD`S WALL WEST CRACK...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15
  KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...

  WESTERN DRY ROCKS...
  BOCA GRANDE...
  EASTERN DRY ROCKS...
  KEY WEST SEA BOUY...
  COTTRELL KEY...
  JOE`S TUG...

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

LAT...LON 2451 8214 2486 8198 2473 8174 2465 8166
      2465 8165 2463 8164 2463 8162 2462 8163
      2457 8158 2447 8165 2425 8183
TIME...MOT...LOC 0903Z 211DEG 16KT 2452 8207 2446 8192
          2436 8184

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