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COASTAL HAZARD MESSAGE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
620 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

FLZ076>078-250800-
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MONROE UPPER KEYS-MONROE MIDDLE KEYS-MONROE LOWER KEYS-
620 PM EST MON NOV 24 2014

...MINOR COASTAL FLOODING POSSIBLE IN LOW-LYING AREAS TONIGHT...

* COASTAL FLOODING...HIGHER THAN PREDICTED TIDAL LEVELS WILL LEAD
  TO MINOR COASTAL FLOODING OF LOW-LYING AREAS IN THE FLORIDA KEYS
  TONIGHT.

* TIMING...WATER LEVELS WILL BE AROUND 8 TO 11 INCHES ABOVE PREDICTED
  VALUES...ESPECIALLY DURING THE TIME OF HIGH TIDE TONIGHT. THE TIMES
  OF HIGH TIDE RANGE FROM AROUND 9 PM TO AROUND 1 AM TONIGHT ACROSS
  THE KEYS. THE HIGHEST TIDES IN KEY WEST WILL BE AROUND 1040 PM
  TONIGHT AND RESIDUAL WATER WILL SLOWLY DRAIN FROM ISLAND LOCATIONS
  THROUGH THE EARLY MORNING HOURS AFTER THE OCEAN TIDES RECEDE.

* IMPACTS...THE PRIMARY HAZARD WILL BE MINOR FLOODING OF THE LOWEST
  ELEVATION STREETS. SOME STORM DRAINS WILL OVERFLOW...AND SOME LOW-
  LYING DOCKS AND SEAWALLS COULD BE OVER-TOPPED.

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