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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
147 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

GMZ033>035-044-054-055-074-075-041900-
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-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
20 TO 60 NM OUT-
147 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.NOW...
THROUGH 300 PM...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT
NEARSHORE AND OFFSHORE WATERS SURROUNDING THE LOWER KEYS. THESE
SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL MOVE TO THE NORTHWEST AT AROUND 10 KNOTS. THE
STRONGEST STORMS WILL PRODUCE AN OCCASIONAL CLOUD TO WATER LIGHTNING
STRIKE...WIND GUSTS NEAR 25 KNOTS...AND BRIEF...HEAVY
RAIN...TEMPORARILY REDUCING THE VISIBILITY TO NEAR TWO MILES. THE
MAJORITY OF SHOWERS AND STORMS WILL BE LOCATED OVER NEARSHORE AND
OFFSHORE WATERS NORTHWEST OF THE LOWER KEYS. IN ADDITION...CONDITIONS
ARE FAVORABLE FOR WATERSPOUT FORMATION ON NEARSHORE WATERS NORTHWEST
OF THE LOWER KEYS.

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BS

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
101 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

FLZ078-GMZ033>035-044-054-055-074-075-041815-
MONROE LOWER KEYS-
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-
GULF OF MEXICO FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO 5 FATHOMS-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO HALFMOON SHOAL
OUT TO THE REEF-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
20 TO 60 NM OUT-
INCLUDING THE COMMUNITIES OF...KEY WEST
101 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.NOW...
THROUGH 215 PM...ISOLATED SHOWERS WILL AFFECT THE LOWER KEYS...AS
WELL AS NEARSHORE AND OFFSHORE WATERS SURROUNDING THE LOWER KEYS.
THESE SHOWERS WILL MOVE TO THE NORTHWEST AT AROUND 10 KNOTS. THE
STRONGEST SHOWERS WILL PRODUCE WIND GUSTS NEAR 20 KNOTS AND MODERATE
RAIN...TEMPORARILY REDUCING THE VISIBILITY TO NEAR THREE MILES. OVER
LAND...THE MOST LIKELY AREA TO SEE RAINFALL WILL BE FROM SUGARLOAF
KEY TO SUMMERLAND KEY. THE MAJORITY OF SHOWERS WILL BE LOCATED OVER
NEARSHORE WATERS NORTH OF THE LOWER KEYS.

$$
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SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
1230 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

AMZ610-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>068-070>075-168-172-173-041830-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-
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 EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE BAHAMAS-GLADES-HENDRY-
INLAND PALM BEACH-METRO PALM BEACH-INLAND COLLIER-INLAND BROWARD-
METRO BROWARD-INLAND MIAMI DADE-METRO MIAMI DADE-MAINLAND MONROE-
COASTAL PALM BEACH-COASTAL BROWARD-COASTAL MIAMI DADE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...PALMDALE...MOORE HAVEN...CLEWISTON...
LA BELLE...BIG CYPRESS SEMINOLE RESERVATION...PAHOKEE...
SOUTH BAY...BELLE GLADE...WELLINGTON...LION COUNTRY SAFARI...
SOUTH COUNTY REGIONAL PARK...PALM SPRINGS...FLORIDA GARDENS...
ABERDEEN...BOCA WEST...IMMOKALEE...
MICCOSUKEE INDIAN RESERVATION...MARKHAM PARK...COCONUT CREEK...
CORAL SPRINGS...TAMARAC...SUNRISE...PLANTATION...DAVIE...
COOPER CITY...HOLLYWOOD...PEMBROKE PINES...MIRAMAR...HOMESTEAD...
FLORIDA CITY...REDLAND...MICCOSUKEE RESORT...KENDALE LAKES...
WEST KENDALL...COUNTRY WALK...SHARK VALLEY...MIAMI...
MIAMI GARDENS...MIAMI LAKES...HIALEAH...DORAL...SOUTH MIAMI...
KENDALL...CUTLER RIDGE...FLAMINGO...JUPITER...WEST PALM BEACH...
BOCA RATON...POMPANO BEACH...FORT LAUDERDALE...
FORT LAUDERDALE BEACH...HOLLYWOOD BEACH...AVENTURA...
MIAMI BEACH...MIAMI SHORES...DOWNTOWN MIAMI...CUTLER BAY...
HOMESTEAD BAYFRONT PARK
1230 PM EDT TUE AUG 4 2015

.NOW...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP ALONG THE
EAST AND WEST COAST SEA BREEZES THIS AFTERNOON AND MOVE SLOWLY TO
THE NORTH AT AROUND 5 MPH. THE STRONGEST STORMS WILL PRODUCE
FREQUENT LIGHTNING STRIKES, BRIEF HEAVY RAINFALL AND GUSTY WINDS
TO 40 MPH. THE STORMS WILL BECOME MORE NUMEROUS BY MID AFTERNOON
OVER THE INTERIOR AREAS. A FEW SHOWERS WILL ALSO MOVE NORTH ACROSS
THE ATLANTIC WATERS.

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