Special Marine Warning
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/O.NEW.KKEY.MA.W.0208.140820T2315Z-140821T0015Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
715 PM EDT WED AUG 20 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KEY WEST HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT AND
  BEYOND 5 FATHOMS...

* UNTIL 815 PM EDT

* AT 714 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
  LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...PRODUCING STRONG WINDS OVER 35 KNOTS FROM
  38 NAUTICAL MILES WEST OF HIGHLAND POINT TO 35 NAUTICAL MILES NORTH
  OF SMITH SHOAL LIGHT...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT 10 KNOTS.


PREPARE FOR WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS...STEEP AND
FAST-BUILDING SEAS...FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND BLINDING
DOWNPOURS. STAY LOW OR GO BELOW...AND MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE
WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

LAT...LON 2547 8181 2533 8171 2510 8210 2536 8224
TIME...MOT...LOC 2315Z 064DEG 12KT 2539 8191 2534 8191
          2530 8185

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