132  
WHUS52 KMFL 121756  
SMWMFL  
GMZ656-657-121830-  
/O.NEW.KMFL.MA.W.0001.180112T1756Z-180112T1830Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL  
1256 PM EST FRI JAN 12 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH FL OUT 20 NM...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE FL OUT 20 NM...  
 
* UNTIL 130 PM EST  
 
* AT 1256 PM EST, A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 12 NM EAST OF D  
TOWER, MOVING NORTHEAST AT 30 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
CHOKOLOSKEE, D TOWER, BIG LOSTMANS BAY, CHEVELIER BAY, HIGHLAND  
POINT AND CAPE ROMANO AQUATIC PRESERVE.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE  
EXPECTED.  
 
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.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 2537 8153 2551 8167 2551 8174 2555 8186  
2559 8188 2599 8155 2596 8146 2554 8097  
2520 8152  
TIME...MOT...LOC 1756Z 214DEG 29KT 2562 8150  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
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