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Short Term Forecast

Short Term Forecast
National Weather Service Key West FL
542 AM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

FLZ076>078-GMZ031-032-034-035-042>044-052>055-072>075-221200-
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 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-
Including the Communities of Key Largo, Marathon, and Key West
542 AM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

.NOW...
Through 8:00 AM, scattered, fast-moving showers continue crossing
the waters of Florida Bay, Bayside and Gulfside waters, Hawk Channel,
and the Straits of Florida, and along the entire length of the
Florida Keys. Any of these showers are capable of producing wind
gusts of 30 to 35 knots. Isolated thunderstorms are possible in the
Straits of Florida. Any of these thunderstorms carry gust potential
of 35 to 40 knots. These squalls and storms will also be capable of
blinding downpours and bouts of frequent lightning. Individual cells
will move to the west southwest at around 30 to 35 knots.

$$

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Hazardous Weather Outlook

Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Key West FL
506 AM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

FLZ076>078-GMZ031>035-042>044-052>055-072>075-231000-
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-
506 AM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

This Hazardous Weather Outlook is for the Florida Keys and
adjacent coastal waters.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

Scattered squalls and isolated thunderstorms are expected along
the Florida Keys and the adjacent coastal waters today and
tonight. The primary squall and thunderstorm hazards will be
brief strong wind gusts of 40 to 50 mph and cloud to surface
lightning strikes.

Strong northeast to east breezes will continue today and tonight,
and Small Craft Advisories remain in effect for all coastal
waters of the Florida Keys.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY

Fresh to strong northeast breezes are expected over the Florida
Keys coastal waters Monday and Monday evening. Small Craft
Advisories may be required during that time.

Isolated thunderstorms will be possible along the Florida Keys
and the surrounding waters Monday and Monday night, then again
Friday through Saturday. The primary thunderstorm hazards will
be strong gusty winds and cloud to surface lightning strikes.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

$$



Small Craft Advisory

URGENT - Marine Weather Message
National Weather Service Key West FL
426 AM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

GMZ031>035-042>044-052>055-072>075-222030-
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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-
426 AM EDT Sun Sep 22 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT...

* WINDS...Northeast to east winds near 25 knots are expected today
  across the Florida Keys coastal waters. Stronger wind gusts in
  excess of 30 knots should be expected in and near fast-moving
  squalls.

* WAVES/SEAS...Seas 7 to 11 feet will continue across the Straits
  of Florida today. Seas of 7 to 8 feet will continue across
  portions of the southeastern Gulf of Mexico around the Dry
  Tortugas today. Nearshore waters will remain extremely rough.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Small Craft Advisory means that wind speeds of 20 to 33 knots,
or seas of 7 feet or greater, are expected to produce hazardous
conditions for small craft. Inexperienced boaters, especially
those with smaller vessels, should avoid operating in these
conditions.
&&

$$




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