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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
630 AM EDT THU AUG 24 2017

GMZ032-033-035-241130-
630 AM EDT THU AUG 24 2017

...LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE OFFSHORE GULF WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
BAY AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO HALFMOON SHOAL OUT TO 5
FATHOMS...
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT AND
BEYOND 5 FATHOMS...

AT 628 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS NEAR 30
KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM T
TOWER TO 11 NM NORTHEAST OF P TOWER TO 22 NM NORTH OF RACCOON KEY TO
8 NM NORTHWEST OF CONTENT KEYS TO HOWE KEY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 5
KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
ANNETTE KEY...HOWE KEY...RACCOON KEY...LITTLE PINE KEY...T TOWER...
HORSESHOE KEY AND WATER KEYS.

PREPARE FOR THUNDERSTORMS WITH WIND GUSTS NEAR 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY
ROUGH AND CONFUSED SEAS...OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND
POTENTIALLY BLINDING DOWNPOURS.

PLEASE REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE NEAREST LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY OR U.S. COAST GUARD...AND ASK THAT YOUR REPORT BE RELAYED TO
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST. YOU MAY CONTACT THE NATIONAL
WEATHER SERVICE DIRECTLY AT 3 0 5...2 9 5...1 3 1 6...EXTENSION 3.

&&

LAT...LON 2554 8184 2551 8170 2528 8153 2516 8152
      2511 8149 2511 8140 2477 8115 2467 8152
      2553 8220 2557 8210 2560 8195

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FUTTERMAN


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