Special Marine Warning
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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1024 PM EDT FRI MAR 27 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KEY WEST HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO HALFMOON OUT 60 NM...

* UNTIL 1115 PM EDT

* AT 1021 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED BROKEN LINES OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
  LOCATED ALONG THE FLORIDA STRAITS EXTENDING SOUTH OF WOODS WALL
  WEST CRACK AND BEYOND 14 NM SOUTHEAST OF THE MIDDLE AND UPPER
  KEYS...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  FLOYD`S WALL SOUTHWEST...RIPS...ELBOW CAY...409 HUMPS...MARATHON
  HUMPS...FLOYD`S WALL NORTHEAST AND SOUTH RIPS.

BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR NOW...AND REMAIN THERE UNTIL
THREATENING WEATHER HAS PASSED.

LAT...LON 2357 8245 2378 8244 2501 7989 2459 7954
      2427 7984 2393 8027 2375 8069 2352 8184
TIME...MOT...LOC 0221Z 279DEG 42KT 2459 8023 2398 8101

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