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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
931 PM EDT THU APR 23 2015

GMZ052-072-240230-
931 PM EDT THU APR 23 2015

...CLUSTER OF STRONG SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 60 NM...

AT 929 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A CLUSTER OF SHOWERS AND
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS BETWEEN 28 AND 33 KNOTS.
THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED FROM NEAR FLOYD`S WALL NORTHEAST TO
17 NM EAST OF ISLAMORADA HUMP TO 23 NM EAST OF SOUTH RIPS. THE
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUE TO MOVE SOUTH AT 10 TO 15 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THROUGH 1030 PM EDT...MARINERS IN THE PATH OF THIS CLUSTER OF
SHOWERS AND STORMS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY
HIGHER WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE
HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 2483 8042 2477 8013 2471 7988 2452 7996
      2456 8013 2461 8034

$$

FUTTERMAN



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