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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Key West FL
730 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

FLZ076>078-GMZ031>035-042>044-052>055-072>075-251000-
Monroe Upper Keys-Monroe Middle Keys-Monroe Lower Keys-
Florida Bay including Barnes Sound, Blackwater Sound, and
Buttonwood Sound-
Bayside and Gulf side from Craig Key to west end of Seven Mile
Bridge-
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 Ocean Reef to Craig Key out to the reef-
Hawk Channel from Craig Key to west end of Seven Mile Bridge out
to the reef-
Hawk Channel from west end of Seven Mile Bridge to Halfmoon Shoal
out to the reef-
Straits of Florida from Ocean Reef to Craig Key out 20 NM-
Straits of Florida from Craig Key to west end of Seven Mile
Bridge out 20 NM-
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 Ocean Reef to Craig Key 20 to 60 NM out-
Straits of Florida from Craig Key to west end of Seven Mile
Bridge 20 to 60 NM out-
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-
730 AM EDT Tue Oct 24 2017

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS AND ADJACENT
COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms will impact the Florida Keys,
as well as nearshore and offshore waters surrounding the island
chain today and tonight. The primary thunderstorm hazard is cloud
to surface lightning strikes.

A Small Craft Advisory will likely be required for the coastal
waters of the offshore Gulf of Mexico tonight. A Small Craft
Advisory may be required for the coastal waters of the Florida
Straits tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

A Small Craft Advisory will likely be required for all Keys
coastal waters Wednesday and Wednesday night. A Small Craft
Advisory will likely be required for the coastal waters of the
Florida Straits Thursday.

No hazardous weather is expected at this time for Thursday night.

A Small Craft Advisory may be required for the coastal waters of
the Atlantic and offshore Gulf of Mexico Friday and Friday night.

Isolated thunderstorms are possible along the Florida Keys, as
well as over nearshore and offshore waters adjacent to the island
chain Friday night through Monday. The primary thunderstorm hazard
will be cloud to surface lightning strikes.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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