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Special Marine Warning


MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
619 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

AMZ630-651-191045-
/O.CON.KMFL.MA.W.0047.000000T0000Z-140419T1045Z/
619 AM EDT SAT APR 19 2014

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 645 AM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
BISCAYNE BAY...
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT 20 NM...

AT 618 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS AND WINDS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS
...LOCATED JUST EAST OF CORAL GABLES IN BISCAYNE BAY...MOVING EAST
AT 15 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
VIRGINIA KEY...KEY BISCAYNE...CORAL GABLES...MIAMI BEACH...CAPE
FLORIDA...SURFSIDE...INDIAN CREEK...NORTH BAY VILLAGE...BAY HARBOR
ISLANDS AND SUNNY ISLES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THIS THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY
WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE
UNTIL THE STORM PASSES.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS.  WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS.  SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&
A TORNADO WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 AM EDT SATURDAY MORNING
FOR ALL OF SOUTH FLORIDA.

LAT...LON 2553 8031 2557 8030 2560 8031 2563 8029
      2563 8027 2567 8026 2569 8024 2569 8025
      2570 8025 2575 8019 2577 8019 2578 8014
      2577 8013 2578 8013 2585 7990 2552 7987
TIME...MOT...LOC 1018Z 249DEG 17KT 2572 8021

$$

AK

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