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FPUS72 KKEY 190723
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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
323 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

GMZ033-034-055-075-190830-
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT AND
BEYOND 5 FATHOMS-
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
20 TO 60 NM OUT-
323 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH 430 AM...SCATTERED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL AFFECT
THE GULF AND FLORIDA STRAITS WATERS WEST AND NORTH OF THE LOWER
KEYS. A FEW OF THE THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE STRONG. A SPECIAL MARINE
WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 415 AM FOR THE WATERS 40 NM NORTH
OF SMITH SHOAL LIGHT. THE SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL BE MOVING
TOWARDS THE NORTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS. MARINERS IN THESE WATERS SHOULD
USE CAUTION...AS THUNDERSTORM DEVELOPMENT WILL REMAIN FAVORABLE IN
THESE WATERS FOR THE NEXT SEVERAL HOURS...AND CAN DEVELOP QUICKLY.
MARINERS ENCOUNTERING THE STRONGER STORMS CAN EXPECT FREQUENT
LIGHTNING STRIKES...WIND GUSTS OF 30 KNOTS...ROUGH SEAS...AND
VISIBILITY REDUCED TO NEAR ZERO NM IN BLINDING DOWNPOURS.

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