Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Miami, FL

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FZUS72 KMFL 252228
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
628 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

GMZ656-676-252330-
628 PM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

...LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

AT 628 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 18 NM WEST OF
NAPLES TO 14 NM NORTHEAST OF R TOWER TO 7 NM SOUTHWEST OF MARCO
ISLAND...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 15 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

WATERSPOUTS ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS ACTIVITY. REMAIN ON THE ALERT IN
CASE WARNINGS ARE ISSUED FOR WATERSPOUT DEVELOPMENT.

&&

LAT...LON 2597 8263 2579 8239 2562 8207 2588 8171
      2599 8190 2613 8209

$$

RAG



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