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Marine Weather Statement


MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
339 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

GMZ053-054-073-074-201000-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE
OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE
20 TO 60 NM OUT-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT-
339 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...NORTHWARD MOVING STORMS FOUND SOUTH OF THE KEYS...

AT 330 AM...WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A WIDE AREA OF
SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS THAT WERE LOCATED APPROXIMATELY 30 MILES
SOUTH OF TENNESSEE REEF...SOMBRERO KEY...AND AMERICAN SHOAL LIGHTS.
MOTION OF THIS ACTIVITY IS CONSISTENTLY NORTHWARD AT AROUND 15 KNOTS.

THROUGH 530 AM... MARINERS ON THE ATLANTIC WATERS SOUTH OF THE MIDDLE
AND LOWER KEYS SHOULD PREPARE FOR THESE STORMS. THE STRONGEST
ACTIVITY MAY CREATE WIND GUSTS TO 30 KNOTS...OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING
STRIKES...LOCALLY ROUGH SEAS...AND BLINDING DOWNPOURS WITH REDUCED
VISIBILITY TO 1 MILE OR LESS AT TIMES.

THUNDERSTORMS POSE A VARIETY OF THREATS TO BOATER SAFETY FROM BOTH
GUSTY WINDS AND LIGHTNING. YOUR BEST COURSE OF ACTION DURING
THUNDERSTORMS IS TO SEEK SAFE HARBOR...BUT IF YOU ARE CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER...STAY BELOW DECK...IF POSSIBLE...AND AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

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BLOEMER


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
400 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
202000-
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 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-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-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
400 AM EDT MON OCT 20 2014

...SLIGHT RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR THE ATLANTIC BEACHES...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

RIP CURRENTS: THERE IS SLIGHT RISK FOR RIP CURRENTS ALONG THE
BEACHES OF PALM BEACH, BROWARD, AND MIAMI-DADE COUNTIES.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...TUESDAY THROUGH SUNDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS SOUTH FLORIDA BEGINNING
ON TUESDAY. THUNDERSTORMS CHANCES MAY PEAK ON THURSDAY AND FRIDAY. THE
NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER CONTINUES TO MONITOR THE AREA OF LOW
PRESSURE IN THE SOUTHWESTERN GULF AND SUGGESTS THAT GRADUAL
DEVELOPMENT OF THE SYSTEM IS POSSIBLE OVER THE COURSE OF THE NEXT
SEVERAL DAYS.

THE RISK OF RIP CURRENTS WILL INCREASE FOR THE SECOND HALF OF THE
WEEK ALONG THE ATLANTIC BEACHES AS WELL AS BUILDING SEAS IN THE
GULF STREAM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
MIAMI WEBSITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MIAMI.

$$


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MELBOURNE FL
1110 PM EDT SUN OCT 19 2014

AMZ550-552-555-570-572-575-FLZ041-044>047-053-054-058-059-064-141-
144-147-200900-
COASTAL VOLUSIA-FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-FLAGLER BEACH TO VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE OUT TO 20 NM-INDIAN RIVER-INLAND VOLUSIA-MARTIN-
NORTHERN BREVARD-NORTHERN LAKE-OKEECHOBEE-ORANGE-OSCEOLA-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
SEBASTIAN INLET TO JUPITER INLET OUT TO 20 NM-SEMINOLE-
SOUTHERN BREVARD-SOUTHERN LAKE-ST. LUCIE-VOLUSIA-
BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET 20 NM TO 60 NM OFFSHORE-
VOLUSIA-BREVARD COUNTY LINE TO SEBASTIAN INLET OUT TO 20 NM-
1110 PM EDT SUN OCT 19 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH THE OVERNIGHT PERIOD...IN GENERAL SKIES WILL BE PARTLY CLOUDY
AS TEMPERATURES FALL THROUGH THE 60S. A THIN LINE OF SHOWERS WILL
PERSIST IN VICINITY OF A WEAK FRONTAL TROUGH DRAPED EAST TO WEST
ACROSS THE CENTRAL PENINSULA. THE SHOWERS WILL BE SMALL AND BRIEF...
BUT MAY MOVE OVER THE SAME LOCATIONS OF NORTH BREVARD AND SOUTH
VOLUSIA COUNTIES FOR A LITTLE WHILE. SOME MAY REACH AS FAR INLAND AS
NEAR SANFORD.

ALSO...BY DAYBREAK...SOME PATCHY GROUND FOG MAY FORM OVER INTERIOR
SECTIONS.

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DWS

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