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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
1100 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

GMZ032-033-035-043-044-053-054-074-075-050330-
/O.CON.KKEY.MA.W.0058.000000T0000Z-160505T0330Z/
1100 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1130 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT 20 NM...
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO 20 NM WEST
OF DRY TORTUGAS 20 TO 60 NM OUT...
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 1059 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS...LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 16 NM WEST OF NORTHWEST CAPE SABLE TO
HALFMOON SHOAL LIGHT...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  SNIPE POINT AND CONTENT KEYS AROUND 1120 PM EDT.
  WATER KEYS AROUND 1125 PM EDT.
  COTTRELL KEY...BOCA GRANDE...NORTHWEST CHANNEL BUOY 1...COSGROVE
  SHOAL LIGHT...ANNETTE KEY...HOWE KEY...HORSESHOE KEY...RACCOON KEY...
  CUDJOE BAY AND LITTLE PINE KEY AROUND 1130 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KEY WEST AT
3 0 5...2 9 5...1 3 1 6...EXTENSION 3...OR TO THE COAST GUARD OR
NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 2510 8148 2512 8121 2470 8078 2384 8247
      2477 8248 2538 8154
TIME...MOT...LOC 0259Z 298DEG 24KT 2514 8145 2493 8158 2480 8180 2470
8217 2458 8248

$$

FUTTERMAN



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