Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
956 AM EDT WED MAY 25 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KEY WEST HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF
  SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT 60 NM...

* UNTIL 1100 AM EDT

* AT 955 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGIST DETECTED A
  STRONG THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR
  GREATER...LOCATED NEAR MARATHON HUMPS...MOVING WEST AT 15 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...
  MARATHON HUMPS AND REEF LOCATIONS JUST WEST OF SOMBRERO KEY.

PREPARE FOR WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...STEEP AND FAST-
BUILDING SEAS...FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND BLINDING DOWNPOURS.
STAY LOW OR GO BELOW...AND MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE
JACKETS.

LAT...LON 2447 8053 2428 8062 2428 8102 2468 8097
TIME...MOT...LOC 1355Z 108DEG 15KT 2440 8067

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