Special Marine Warning
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
647 PM EDT MON AUG 3 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 HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM...
  GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
  OUT TO 5 FATHOMS...
  GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT AND
  BEYOND 5 FATHOMS...

* UNTIL 745 PM EDT

* AT 647 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS
  OR GREATER...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR NORTHWEST
  CHANNEL BUOY 1 TO NEAR SAND KEY LIGHT...MOVING WEST AT 15 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...
  KEY WEST SEA BOUY...WESTERN DRY ROCKS...COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...
  MARQUESAS KEYS...COTTRELL KEY...SMITH SHOAL LIGHT...SAND KEY
  LIGHT...NORTHWEST CHANNEL BUOY 1...EASTERN DRY ROCKS...BOCA GRANDE
  AND KEY WEST.

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

LAT...LON 2471 8170 2458 8177 2458 8178 2457 8177
      2456 8179 2459 8180 2456 8180 2455 8181
      2455 8180 2443 8179 2441 8221 2478 8213
TIME...MOT...LOC 2247Z 090DEG 13KT 2465 8182 2452 8189

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DEVANAS


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