Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
812 AM EDT SUN MAY 31 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KEY WEST HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  HAWK CHANNEL FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT TO THE REEF...

* UNTIL 845 AM EDT

* AT 811 AM EDT...THE PUBLIC REPORTED A WATERSPOUT...LOCATED OVER
  HENS & CHICKENS LIGHT. THE WATERSPOUT WAS MOVING WEST AT 5 KNOTS.

* THE WATERSPOUT WILL BE NEAR...
  HENS & CHICKENS LIGHT AROUND 820 AM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A WATERSPOUT IS A TORNADO OVER WATER THAT CAN BE DANGEROUS AND EVEN
DEADLY. SMALL CRAFT CAN BE SWAMPED OR OVERTURNED BY A WATERSPOUT.
STAY AWAY FROM THEM AT ALL TIMES.

&&

LAT...LON 2489 8058 2493 8061 2498 8053 2495 8049
TIME...MOT...LOC 1211Z 069DEG 5KT 2493 8054

$$

FUTTERMAN


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