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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
100 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

GMZ033>035-044-054-055-074-075-190600-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT AND
BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
20 TO 60 NM OUT-
1258 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 200 AM...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT
THE GULF AND FLORIDA STRAITS WATERS WEST OF THE LOWER KEYS. A FEW
OF THE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE STRONG...AND A MARINE WARNING
CONTINUES UNTIL 115 AM FOR A THUNDERSTORM SOUTH SOUTHWEST OF
REBECCA SHOAL LIGHT. THE SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL BE MOVING TOWARDS
THE NORTHEAST AT 13 KNOTS. MARINERS IN THESE WATERS SHOULD USE
CAUTION...AS THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT WILL REMAIN FAVORABLE IN
THESE WATERS FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS...AND CAN DEVELOP QUICKLY.
MARINERS ENCOUNTERING THE STRONGER STORMS CAN EXPECT FREQUENT
LIGHTNING STRIKES...WIND GUSTS OF 30 KNOTS...ROUGH SEAS...AND
VISIBILITY REDUCED TO NEAR ZERO NM IN BLINDING DOWNPOURS.
$$

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