Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
833 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

AMZ630-650-651-670-671-250100-
/O.CON.KMFL.MA.W.0075.000000T0000Z-170525T0100Z/
833 PM EDT WED MAY 24 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
BISCAYNE BAY...
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT 20 NM...
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL OUT 20 NM...
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM
EXCLUDING THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF BAHAMAS...
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

AT 832 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
WATERSPOUTS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 70 NM EAST OF
NETTLES ISLAND TO 29 NM EAST OF OCEAN RIDGE...MOVING NORTH AT 40
KNOTS. A STRONG WATERSPOUT SIGNATURE WAS OBSERVED ON RADAR JUST OFF
OF DEERFIELD BEACH.

HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN QUICKLY FORM AND CAPSIZE BOATS...DAMAGE
         VESSELS AND CREATE SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. MAKE SURE ALL ON
         BOARD ARE IN A SECURE LOCATION AND WEARING LIFE JACKETS.
         EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER
         WAVES...BOATS COULD SUSTAIN SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE OR CAPSIZE.
         MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
OCEAN RIDGE...LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA...KEY BISCAYNE...HALLANDALE...
BISCAYNE BAY...LIGHTHOUSE POINT...JUPITER INLET COLONY...BLACK
POINT...JUNO BEACH...PALM BEACH SHORES...BAY HARBOR ISLANDS...PORT
EVERGLADES...HIGHLAND BEACH...ELLIOTT KEY...TRIUMPH REEF...GOLDEN
BEACH...SURFSIDE...CORAL GABLES...BRINY BREEZES AND NORTH PALM BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1100 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN FLORIDA.

LAT...LON 2499 7985 2513 7996 2535 8027 2533 8027
      2537 8035 2560 8032 2586 8018 2650 8007
      2696 8010 2698 7917
TIME...MOT...LOC 0032Z 180DEG 39KT 2764 7897 2650 7950

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...50KTS

$$

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