Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
245 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

AMZ630-651-260730-
245 AM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED UNTIL 330 AM EDT FOR THE
FOLLOWING AREAS...
  BISCAYNE BAY...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM NORTH MIAMI BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT 10 NM...

AT 244 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 8 NM EAST OF
MIAMI BEACH TO NEAR CAPE FLORIDA TO NEAR TURKEY POINT...MOVING WEST
AT 15 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

INTENSE LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 2588 7983 2556 7998 2532 8022 2533 8026
      2534 8025 2535 8027 2534 8026 2533 8028
      2535 8042 2538 8039 2551 8040 2561 8037
      2574 8031 2579 8025 2586 8024 2589 8023

$$

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