Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS

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WHUS52 KKEY 291352
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
952 AM EDT MON SEP 29 2014

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...

* UNTIL 1015 AM EDT

* AT 950 AM EDT...A MARINER REPORTED A WATERSPOUT NEAR KEY WEST SEA
  BUOY...MOVING TO THE WEST-NORTHWEST AT AROUND 10 KNOTS.

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 2445 8194 2455 8190 2451 8169 2441 8172
TIME...MOT...LOC 1352Z 103DEG 10KT 2449 8179

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