Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Miami, FL

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Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service Miami FL
222 PM EDT Wed Jul 6 2022

AMZ610-061915-
222 PM EDT Wed Jul 6 2022

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

The areas affected include...
  Lake Okeechobee...

At 222 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated a strong thunderstorm, capable
of producing winds to around 30 knots. This thunderstorm was located
near Pahokee. The thunderstorm was nearly stationary.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

This strong thunderstorm will likely produce winds to around 30
knots, and could pose a serious hazard for boaters. A special marine
warning may eventually be required for this storm. Boaters should
consider heading for shore before the storm arrives.

Intense lightning is occurring with this storm. If caught on the open
water stay below deck if possible, keep away from ungrounded metal
objects.

Waterspouts are possible with this activity. Remain on the alert in
case warnings are issued for waterspout development.

&&

LAT...LON 2686 8057 2679 8063 2674 8063 2666 8068
      2663 8075 2665 8084 2667 8088 2690 8118
      2691 8118 2696 8061

$$

SB


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