Hazardous Weather Outlook
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Key West FL
426 AM EDT Thu Sep 24 2020

FLZ076>078-GMZ031>035-042>044-052>055-072>075-250830-
Monroe Upper Keys-Monroe Middle Keys-Monroe Lower Keys-
Florida Bay including Barnes Sound, Blackwater Sound, and
Buttonwood Sound-
Bayside and Gulf side from Craig Key to west end of Seven Mile
Bridge-
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 Ocean Reef to Craig Key out to the reef-
Hawk Channel from Craig Key to west end of Seven Mile Bridge out
to the reef-
Hawk Channel from west end of Seven Mile Bridge to Halfmoon Shoal
out to the reef-
Straits of Florida from Ocean Reef to Craig Key out 20 NM-
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 Halfmoon Shoal to 20 NM west of Dry
Tortugas out 20 NM-
Straits of Florida from Ocean Reef to Craig Key 20 to 60 NM out-
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-
Straits of Florida from Halfmoon Shoal to 20 NM west of Dry
Tortugas 20 to 60 NM out-
426 AM EDT Thu Sep 24 2020

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the Florida Keys and
adjacent coastal waters.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are expected to develop and
affect the Florida Keys and the surrounding coastal waters today
and tonight.

The primary thunderstorm hazard will be cloud to surface
lightning strikes and locally gusty winds.

In addition, due to above normal astronomical tides near high
tides, a coastal flood advisory will remain in effect for today
and tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY

Isolated to scattered thunderstorms are possible along the
Florida Keys and the surrounding coastal waters through this
period.

The primary thunderstorm hazards will be cloud to surface
lightning strikes and locally gusty winds.

Also, due to above normal astronomical tides, a coastal flood
statement/advisory may be needed along the Florida Keys through
most of this time period.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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