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NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
410 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

AMZ650-651-042100-
/O.NEW.KMFL.MA.W.0146.160504T2010Z-160504T2100Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
410 PM EDT WED MAY 4 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MIAMI HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM LAKE WORTH TO FORTH LAUDERDALE FL OUT 20 NM...

* UNTIL 500 PM EDT

* AT 409 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER POMPANO
  BEACH...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...
  LAUDERDALE-BY-THE-SEA...LIGHTHOUSE POINT...FORT LAUDERDALE...HILLSBORO
  BEACH...DEERFIELD BEACH...POMPANO BEACH...SEA RANCH LAKES...BOCA RATON
  AND HIGHLAND BEACH.

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 THIS STORM. 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.

&&


HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS


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