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

GMZ033-034-055-041815-
/O.CON.KKEY.MA.W.0049.000000T0000Z-160504T1815Z/
152 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 215 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
GULF OF MEXICO INCLUDING DRY TORTUGAS AND REBECCA SHOAL CHANNEL...
GULF WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE 20 TO 60 NM OUT AND
BEYOND 5 FATHOMS...
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
OUT 20 NM...

AT 147 PM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGISTS DETECTED A
LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS
OR GREATER...LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 17 NM WEST OF L
TOWER TO NEAR TORTUGAS ECOLOGICAL RESERVE SOUTH...MOVING EAST AT 25
KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...
DRY TORTUGAS...TORTUGAS ECOLOGICAL RESERVE NORTH...DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...
L TOWER...W TOWER...REBECCA SHOAL LIGHT AND TORTUGAS ECOLOGICAL RESERVE
SOUTH.

PREPARE FOR WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 35 KNOTS...STEEP AND FAST-
BUILDING SEAS...LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND BLINDING DOWNPOURS. STAY LOW
OR GO BELOW...AND MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING LIFE JACKETS.

LAT...LON 2560 8194 2461 8248 2428 8251 2435 8327
      2502 8296 2503 8232 2546 8261
TIME...MOT...LOC 1751Z 258DEG 24KT 2534 8278 2447 8318

$$

KN

SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
AMZ670-671-041845-
/O.NEW.KMFL.MA.W.0142.160504T1749Z-160504T1845Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
149 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  WATERS FROM OCEAN RIDGE TO OCEAN REEF FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM
  EXCLUDING THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF BAHAMAS...

* UNTIL 245 PM EDT

* AT 149 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 30 NM EAST OF LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA TO 34 NM EAST OF
  MIAMI BEACH...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LARGE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD RESULT IN
           STRUCTURAL DAMAGE.

* SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WILL REMAIN OVER MAINLY OPEN WATERS.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 2618 7909 2577 7910 2568 7912 2557 7956
      2613 7961 2643 7905
TIME...MOT...LOC 1749Z 243DEG 28KT 2607 7955 2565 7951

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

BAXTER

SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
GMZ656-676-041830-
/O.NEW.KMFL.MA.W.0141.160504T1742Z-160504T1830Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
142 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL FROM 20 TO 60 NM...

* UNTIL 230 PM EDT

* AT 142 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR NAPLES...
  MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  MARCO ISLAND...CAPE ROMANO AQUATIC PRESERVE...VANDERBILT BEACH...
  NAPLES...CAPE ROMANO AND BONITA SHORES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 2632 8184 2616 8173 2609 8172 2604 8167
      2602 8163 2585 8150 2570 8178 2551 8249
      2606 8256
TIME...MOT...LOC 1742Z 267DEG 33KT 2619 8185

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

$$

AR

SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
AMZ650-651-670-671-041815-
/O.NEW.KMFL.MA.W.0140.160504T1713Z-160504T1815Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
113 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM OCEAN RIDGE TO DANIA BEACH FL OUT TO 30 NM...

* UNTIL 215 PM EDT

* AT 112 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 13 NM WEST OF SEA RANCH LAKES TO 8 NM EAST OF
  LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  DELRAY BEACH...LIGHTHOUSE POINT...FORT LAUDERDALE...HILLSBORO BEACH...
  POMPANO BEACH...GULF STREAM...MANALAPAN...HIGHLAND BEACH...PORT
  EVERGLADES...BOCA RATON...BRINY BREEZES...LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA...
  DEERFIELD BEACH...OCEAN RIDGE...SEA RANCH LAKES AND HOLLYWOOD.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

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

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 2602 7997 2610 8017 2635 8014 2647 8013
      2655 8005 2637 7951
TIME...MOT...LOC 1712Z 233DEG 24KT 2621 8035 2614 7995

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

$$

BAXTER

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