146  
WHUS52 KKEY 191423  
SMWKEY  
GMZ031-032-042-043-052-053-072-073-191515-  
/O.NEW.KKEY.MA.W.0113.170619T1423Z-170619T1515Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL  
1023 AM EDT MON JUN 19 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KEY WEST HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
HAWK CHANNEL AND STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO WEST END OF  
SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT 60 NM...  
BAYSIDE AND GULF SIDE FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE  
BRIDGE...  
FLORIDA BAY INCLUDING BARNES SOUND...BLACKWATER SOUND...AND  
BUTTONWOOD SOUND...  
 
* UNTIL 1115 AM EDT  
 
* AT 1021 AM EDT...A LINE OF SQUALLS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM NEAR THE RIPS TO 9 NM NORTHEAST OF ELBOW  
CAY...MOVING NORTHWEST AT 25 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 TO 40 KNOTS.  
 
SOURCE...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE METEOROLOGIST.  
 
IMPACT...EXPECT WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS...SUDDENLY HIGHER  
WAVES...OCCASIONAL LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY  
DOWNPOURS.  
 
* LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE...  
409 HUMPS...CRAIG KEY...BOY SCOUTS FLORIDA SEA BASE...TENNESSEE  
REEF LIGHT AND LONG KEY VIADUCT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR NOW...AND REMAIN THERE UNTIL  
THREATENING WEATHER HAS PASSED. MAKE SURE ALL ON BOARD ARE WEARING  
LIFE JACKETS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2488 8073 2481 8091 2443 8073 2405 8041  
2412 8020  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1421Z 143DEG 24KT 2454 8055 2413 8026  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
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