Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Key West, FL

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Key West FL
857 PM EDT Sat Jul 13 2024

The National Weather Service in Key West has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Straits of Florida from Ocean Reef to Craig Key out 60 nm...
  Straits of Florida from Craig Key to west end of Seven Mile Bridge
  20 to 60 nm out...

* Until 1000 PM EDT.

* At 856 PM EDT, a strong thunderstorm was located 10 nm southeast of
  Floyd`s Wall Northeast, moving west at 15 knots.

  HAZARD...Wind gusts 34 knots or greater.

  SOURCE...National Weather Service Meteorologist.

  IMPACT...Expect wind gusts in excess of 34 knots, suddenly higher
           waves, frequent lightning, and heavy downpours.

* Locations in the warning include...
  Floyd`s Wall Southwest, South Rips, Rips, Islamorada Hump, and
  Floyd`s Wall Northeast.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Prepare for wind gusts in excess of 34 knots, steep and fast-building
seas, frequent lightning, and blinding downpours. Stay low or go
below, and make sure all on board are wearing life jackets.

&&

LAT...LON 2463 7990 2437 7997 2445 8057 2482 8047
TIME...MOT...LOC 0056Z 104DEG 16KT 2455 8014

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

$$

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