Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
905 PM EDT FRI SEP 30 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KEY WEST HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO 20 NM WEST
  OF DRY TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT...

* UNTIL 1000 PM EDT

* AT 904 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGIST DETECTED A
  LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS
  OR GREATER...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 35 NM SOUTH OF
  TWENTY-EIGHT FOOT SHOAL LIGHT TO 55 NM SOUTH OF TORTUGAS
  ECOLOGICAL RESERVE SOUTH...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 15 KNOTS.

* STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

PREPARE FOR WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 35 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.

INTENSE AND CONTINUOUS LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF
CAUGHT ON THE OPEN WATER...STAY LOW OR GO BELOW.

&&

LAT...LON 2410 8267 2385 8222 2358 8262 2361 8290
      2366 8310 2375 8320 2382 8324
TIME...MOT...LOC 0104Z 113DEG 15KT 2384 8235 2351 8288

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