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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
215 PM EDT FRI JUL 21 2017

GMZ031-032-042-043-052-053-211945-
215 PM EDT FRI JUL 21 2017

...LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE GULF WATERS AND FLORIDA BAY...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE... HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA
FROM OCEAN REEF TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT 20 NM...
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE
BRIDGE... FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND...BLACKWATER
SOUND...AND BUTTONWOOD SOUND...

AT 214 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS NEAR 30 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS
WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM CONVOY POINT TO NEAR CARL
ROSS KEY TO 19 NM NORTH OF CONTENT KEYS...MOVING SOUTH AT 15 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MOSQUITO BANK LIGHT...TAVERNIER CREEK...DUMP KEYS...BONEFISH TOWER...
FRENCH REF...TENNESSEE REEF LIGHT AND TWIN KEYS.

PREPARE FOR THUNDERSTORMS WITH WIND GUSTS NEAR 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY
ROUGH AND CONFUSED SEAS...OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND
POTENTIALLY BLINDING DOWNPOURS.

&&

LAT...LON 2523 8011 2506 8004 2444 8092 2438 8110
      2510 8144 2517 8081 2518 8081 2521 8086
      2521 8085 2522 8084 2521 8076 2515 8072
      2521 8073 2514 8071 2522 8063 2524 8054
      2520 8050 2535 8026

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