254  
WHUS72 KKEY 230833  
MWWKEY  
 
URGENT - MARINE WEATHER MESSAGE  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL  
433 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014  
 
GMZ033-034-055-232000-  
/O.NEW.KKEY.SC.Y.0036.141023T0833Z-141023T2000Z/  
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-  
433 AM EDT THU OCT 23 2014  
   
..SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT
 
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KEY WEST HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT  
ADVISORY FOR THE FLORIDA STRAITS WEST OF HALFMOON SHOAL AND ALSO FOR  
THE SOUTHEASTERN GULF WATERS...INCLUDING THOSE SURROUNDING THE DRY  
TORTUGAS.  
 
* WINDS AND WAVES...NORTHEAST TO EAST WINDS NEAR 20 KNOTS WILL  
PREVAIL ON THE AFFECTED WATERS.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 20 TO 33 KNOTS...  
AND/OR SEAS 7 FEET OR HIGHER...ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS  
CONDITIONS FOR SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS...ESPECIALLY  
THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE  
CONDITIONS.  
 

 
 

 
 
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