Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Miami, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Miami FL
1246 AM EDT MON APR 16 2018

The National Weather Service in Miami has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM
  excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas...

* Until 215 AM EDT.

* At 1246 AM EDT, severe thunderstorms capable of producing
  waterspouts were located along a line extending from 37 nm east of
  Triumph Reef to 22 nm east of Carysfort Reef Light to 16 nm east of
  Floyd`s Wall Northeast, moving northeast at 15 knots.

  HAZARD...Waterspouts and wind gusts 34 knots or greater.

  SOURCE...Radar.

  IMPACT...Waterspouts can easily overturn boats and create locally
           hazardous seas. Small craft could be damaged in briefly
           higher winds and suddenly higher waves.

* Severe thunderstorms will remain over mainly open waters.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Move to safe harbor until hazardous weather passes.

Boaters should seek safe harbor immediately until these storms pass.
Wind gusts 34 knots or greater, high waves, dangerous lightning, and
heavy rain are possible with these storms.

Report severe weather to the Coast Guard or the National Weather
Service. You can also share your report with NWS Miami on Facebook
and Twitter.

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LAT...LON 2539 7920 2471 7962 2511 7994 2515 7989
      2589 7941 2586 7912 2577 7910
TIME...MOT...LOC 0446Z 253DEG 14KT 2538 7942 2512 7982 2471 7993

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

$$

MOLLEDA


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