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Special Marine Warning

SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
AMZ610-231845-
/O.NEW.KMFL.MA.W.0055.170323T1820Z-170323T1845Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
220 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE OKEECHOBEE...

* UNTIL 245 PM EDT

* AT 220 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED NEAR BUCKHEAD RIDGE...MOVING SOUTHWEST AT
  25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN QUICKLY FORM AND CAPSIZE BOATS...DAMAGE
           VESSELS AND CREATE SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. MAKE SURE ALL
           ON BOARD ARE IN A SECURE LOCATION AND WEARING LIFE
           JACKETS.  EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34
           KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES...FREQUENT LIGHTNING AND
           HEAVY DOWNPOURS. MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE
           JACKETS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LIBERTY POINT...CANAL POINT...CLEWISTON...SAND CUT...BUCKHEAD
  RIDGE...CALUSA AND PAHOKEE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2705 8064 2696 8061 2692 8061 2686 8063
      2680 8068 2668 8073 2672 8091 2683 8107
      2692 8118 2695 8117 2716 8084
TIME...MOT...LOC 1820Z 046DEG 26KT 2705 8084

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

KELLY




Marine Weather Statement

MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
206 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

AMZ610-231930-
206 PM EDT THU MAR 23 2017

A MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT HAS BEEN ISSUED FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
  LAKE OKEECHOBEE...

AT 205 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED 7 NM EAST OF BUCKHEAD RIDGE...MOVING SOUTH AT 10 KNOTS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 2716 8071 2711 8066 2708 8066 2699 8062
      2696 8061 2696 8058 2695 8058 2666 8071
      2678 8105 2693 8117 2713 8094 2717 8088
      2715 8087 2714 8087 2719 8084 2721 8080

$$

AR



Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
933 AM EDT Thu Mar 23 2017

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
240145-
Lake Okeechobee-Biscayne Bay-
Coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM
excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas-Glades-Hendry-
Inland Palm Beach-Metro Palm Beach-Coastal Collier-Inland Collier-
Inland Broward-Metro Broward-Inland Miami-Dade-Metro Miami-Dade-
Mainland Monroe-Coastal Palm Beach-Coastal Broward-Coastal Miami-
Dade-Far South Miami-Dade-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
933 AM EDT Thu Mar 23 2017

...Strong thunderstorms are possible over South Florida today...
...High Risk of Rip Currents along the Atlantic beaches...
...Deteriorating Marine Conditions will persist into the weekend...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Rip currents: There is a High Risk of Rip Currents for the Atlantic
beaches today and tonight.

Thunderstorms: Afternoon and evening thunderstorms are likely today
with the threat of strong winds, hail, locally heavy rainfall, and
dangerous cloud-to-ground lightning. Isolated severe thunderstorms
cannot be ruled out today.

Wind: Sustained wind speeds over the local waters of 20 to 25 knots
are expected by this afternoon. Any thunderstorms that develop today
could produce strong wind gusts of 45 to 55 mph.

Hail: The strongest thunderstorms today could produce hail up to the
size of a quarter.

Waves: Hazardous marine conditions are possible across the local waters
beginning today as seas build to 9 to 11 feet in the Atlantic ahead
of an approaching frontal boundary.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

A high risk of Rip Currents is expected for the Atlantic beaches through
the weekend.

Hazardous marine conditions are expected to persist into the weekend.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Widespread spotter activation is not anticipated, however individual
spotters are encouraged to report high wind, hail and flooding to
the National Weather Service forecast office in Miami.

For more information...visit the National Weather Service in
Miami website at www.weather.gov/miami.

$$



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