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Marine Weather Statement


Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service Miami FL
432 PM EDT TUE APR 24 2018

GMZ656-657-242130-
432 PM EDT TUE APR 24 2018

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

The areas affected include...
  Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM...
  Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM...

At 432 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated a strong thunderstorm, capable
of producing winds to around 30 knots and small hail. This
thunderstorm was located near Cape Romano, or 8 nm southwest of Marco
Island, moving east at 35 knots.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Mariners can expect gusty winds to around 30 knots, locally higher
waves, and lightning strikes. Boaters should seek safe harbor
immediately until this storm passes.

Mariners can expect gusty winds to around 30 knots, locally higher
waves, lightning strikes, and heavy downpours. Boaters should seek
safe harbor immediately until this storm passes.

This a 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 when this storm reaches the
nearshore waters. Boaters should consider heading for shore before
the storm arrives.

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

&&

LAT...LON 2587 8190 2594 8171 2595 8144 2592 8141
      2592 8136 2585 8123 2574 8113 2573 8113
      2570 8190

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook


Hazardous Weather Outlook for South Florida
National Weather Service Miami FL
1210 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
250415-
Lake Okeechobee-Biscayne Bay-
Coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
Waters from Deerfield Beach to Ocean Reef FL from 20 to 60 NM
excluding the territorial waters of Bahamas-Glades-Hendry-
Inland Palm Beach-Metro Palm Beach-Coastal Collier-Inland Collier-
Inland Broward-Metro Broward-Inland Miami-Dade-Metro Miami-Dade-
Mainland Monroe-Coastal Palm Beach-Coastal Broward-Coastal Miami-
Dade-Far South Miami-Dade-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Coastal waters from East Cape Sable to Chokoloskee FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
1210 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

...MARGINAL RISK OF SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS NORTHEAST...
...WATERSPOUTS POSSIBLE ATLANTIC WATERS AND LAKE OKEECHOBEE...

This hazardous weather outlook is for South Florida.

.DAY ONE...THIS AFTERNOON AND TONIGHT

Thunderstorms: Thunderstorms are likely this afternoon and evening,
mainly north and east of the Gulf Coast. Frequent lightning is
expected. A few thunderstorms will be strong, and isolated severe
thunderstorms with damaging winds and large hail are possible,
especially over Palm Beach County, Lake Okeechobee, and the Fort
Lauderdale metropolitan area.

Waterspouts: Waterspouts are possible on Atlantic waters and Lake
Okeechobee.

Wind: Some thunderstorms will become strong with very gusty winds. A
few thunderstorms, mainly north and east of a Belle Glade to Fort
Lauderdale line, may become severe with damaging wind gusts of over
60 mph.

Hail: Some thunderstorms will become strong with small hail. A few
thunderstorms, mainly north and east of a Belle Glade to Fort
Lauderdale line, may become severe with hail to the size of quarters.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

No hazardous weather is expected at this time.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated, but individual spotters are
encouraged to report hail and high winds to the National Weather
Service.  For more information...visit the National Weather Service
in Miami website at www.weather.gov/miami.

$$

KONARIK

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Key West FL
503 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

FLZ076>078-GMZ031>035-042>044-052>055-072>075-250915-
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-
503 AM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS AND
ADJACENT COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

No hazardous weather is expected.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

No hazardous weather is anticipated at this time for this entire
period.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$

APA


Short Term Forecast


Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Miami FL
504 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

AMZ650-670-FLZ067-068-071-072-168-172-GMZ656-676-250115-
Coastal waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Jupiter Inlet to Deerfield Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
Inland Palm Beach-Metro Palm Beach-Inland Broward-Metro Broward-
Coastal Palm Beach-Coastal Broward-
Coastal waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL out 20 NM-
Waters from Chokoloskee to Bonita Beach FL from 20 to 60 NM-
Including the cities of Pahokee, South Bay, Belle Glade,
Wellington, Lion Country Safari, South County Regional Park,
Palm Springs, Florida Gardens, Aberdeen, Boca West,
Miccosukee Indian Reservation, Markham Park, Coconut Creek,
Coral Springs, Tamarac, Sunrise, Plantation, Davie, Cooper City,
Hollywood, Pembroke Pines, Miramar, Jupiter, West Palm Beach,
Boca Raton, Pompano Beach, Fort Lauderdale,
Fort Lauderdale Beach, and Hollywood Beach
504 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.NOW...
Scattered showers and thunderstorms will continue to affect
portion of Palm Beach County and adjacent coastal waters
through this evening. This activity is moving east into the
Atlantic waters at 10 to 15 mph producing gusty winds 40 mph,
frequent lightning and moderate to heavy rainfall. Isolated
showers are also developing over the Gulf waters moving onshore
this afternoon. Most of these showers will gradually dissipate
as they move onshore.

$$

Torres

Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Key West FL
422 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

GMZ033-034-055-242130-
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-
Straits of Florida from Halfmoon Shoal to 20 NM west of Dry Tortugas
out 20 NM-
422 PM EDT Tue Apr 24 2018

.NOW...
Through 530 pm, a line of showers with one or two embedded
thunderstorms will track east northeastwards at 15 knots, across the
offshore gulf waters west of Chokoloskee. The stronger activity will
produce wind gusts near 25 knots, blinding downpours, and a few
lightning strikes.

$$

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