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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
251 PM EST MON FEB 1 2016

GMZ052-053-072-073-012045-
251 PM EST MON FEB 1 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT
60 NM...

AT 248 PM EST...DOPPLER RADAR CONTINUE TO INDICATE CLUSTERS OF HEAVY
SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS LOCATED FROM 10 TO 45 NM OFFSHORE OF
THE FLORIDA REEF BETWEEN SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT AND TENNESSEE REEF
LIGHT...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. INDIVIDUAL
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS THESE WATERS ARE MOVING SLOWLY EAST
BETWEEN 5 TO 10 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THROUGH 345 PM...MARINERS CAN EXPECT PERIODS OF VERY HEAVY RAINFALL
ACCOMPANIED BY CUT VISIBILITY LESS THAN 1 NAUTICAL MILE...GUSTY WINDS
UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER WAVES...AND A FEW LIGHTNING STRIKES.
BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE
FORECAST OFFICE.

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LAT...LON 2458 8055 2413 8028 2408 8103 2451 8106

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FUTTERMAN


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