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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
711 PM EDT FRI APR 15 2016

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
711 PM EDT FRI APR 15 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  BISCAYNE BAY...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM LAKE WORTH TO OCEAN REEF FL OUT
  60 NM EXCLUDING THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF BAHAMAS...

* UNTIL 915 PM EDT

* AT 710 PM EDT...SEVERE THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 14 NM WEST OF CORAL GABLES TO HALLANDALE TO 30 NM
  EAST OF OCEAN RIDGE...MOVING SOUTH AT 25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS AND LARGE HAIL. 

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. 

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND 
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. LARGE HAIL COULD RESULT IN 
           STRUCTURAL DAMAGE. 

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  LIGHTHOUSE POINT...BAY HARBOR ISLANDS...FORT LAUDERDALE...GOLDEN
  BEACH...SUNNY ISLES...BISCAYNE BAY...CARD SOUND...POMPANO BEACH...
  HALLANDALE...PACIFIC REEF...CONVOY POINT...SURFSIDE...BLACK POINT...KEY
  BISCAYNE...VIRGINIA KEY...CORAL GABLES...INDIAN CREEK...NORTH BAY
  VILLAGE...BAL HARBOUR AND SEA RANCH LAKES.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR THE NATIONAL WEATHER
SERVICE.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 1000 PM EDT FOR
SOUTHEASTERN FLORIDA.


HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...49KTS


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