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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
757 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

GMZ043-052>055-072>075-211400-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY OUT 20 NM GM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE
OUT 20 NM GM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL OUT 20 NM GM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
20 TO 60 NM OUT GM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE
20 TO 60 NM OUT GM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM OCEAN REEF TO CRAIG KEY 20 TO 60 NM OUT GM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE TO SOUTH OF
HALFMOON SHOAL 20 TO 60 NM OUT GM-
STRAITS OF FLORIDA FROM HALFMOON SHOAL TO 20 NM WEST OF DRY TORTUGAS
OUT 20 NM GM-
HAWK CHANNEL FROM CRAIG KEY TO WEST END OF SEVEN MILE BRIDGE OUT TO
THE REEF GM-
757 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...STRONG SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS ON THE FLORIDA STRAITS...

THE COMBINATION OF AN ABUNDANCE OF MOISTURE AND A NEARBY TROUGH OF
LOW PRESSURE WILL CONTINUE TO GENERATE NUMEROUS SHOWERS AND SOME
THUNDERSTORMS ON THE FLORIDA STRAITS THIS MORNING. MOST OF THE CELLS
WILL LIFT NORTHWARD AT AROUND 10 KNOTS.

MARINERS ON THESE WATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO NEAR 30
KNOTS...LOCALLY ROUGH SEAS...POOR VISIBILITIES IN HEAVY RAIN...AND
LIGHTNING STRIKES IN THE STRONGER STORMS.

BOATERS SHOULD STEER CLEAR OF THESE CELLS...BUT IF YOU DO GET CAUGHT
STAY BELOW DECK AND AWAY FROM ALL METAL OBJECTS.

STAY TUNED TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO FOR ADDITIONAL STATEMENTS OR
POSSIBLE WARNINGS FROM YOUR NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN KEY WEST.

LAT...LON 2436 8328 2443 8150 2512 7996 2456 7958
      2378 8063 2367 8312 2432 8329

$$

APA


Hazardous Weather Outlook


HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE KEY WEST FL
600 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

FLZ076>078-GMZ031>035-042>044-052>055-072>075-221000-
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-
600 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL LIKELY THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR THE FLORIDA KEYS AND ADJACENT
COASTAL WATERS.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL IMPACT THE FLORIDA KEYS...AS WELL AS
NEARSHORE AND OFFSHORE WATERS SURROUNDING THE ISLAND CHAIN. THE
PRIMARY THUNDERSTORM HAZARDS ARE WIND GUSTS NEAR 40 MPH...CLOUD TO
SURFACE LIGHTING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ALONG THE FLORIDA KEYS...AS
WELL AS OVER NEARSHORE AND OFFSHORE WATERS ADJACENT TO THE ISLAND
CHAIN WEDNESDAY THROUGH FRIDAY NIGHT. THE PRIMARY THUNDERSTORM
HAZARD WILL BE CLOUD TO SURFACE LIGHTNING STRIKES.

AN AREA OF LOW PRESSURE OVER THE BAY OF CAMPECHE MAY MERGE WITH A
FRONTAL SYSTEM OVER THE SOUTHEASTERN GULF OF MEXICO OR NORTHWESTERN
CARIBBEAN SEA THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY. IF THIS MERGER TAKES
PLACE...SEVERAL INCHES OF RAIN IS LIKELY IN THE FLORIDA KEYS
THURSDAY NIGHT AND FRIDAY. VERY HEAVY RAINFALL THURSDAY NIGHT AND
FRIDAY COULD CAUSE SIGNIFICANT PONDING OF WATER AND STREET FLOODING
IN POOR DRAINAGE AREAS AND LOW LYING SPOTS.

A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE REQUIRED FOR THE COASTAL
WATERS OF THE FLORIDA STRAITS THURSDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY
BE REQUIRED FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF THE GULF OF MEXICO AND HAWK
CHANNEL THURSDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE REQUIRED FOR
THE COASTAL WATERS OF THE ATLANTIC AND GULF OF MEXICO THURSDAY NIGHT
AND FRIDAY. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE REQUIRED FOR ALL
KEYS COASTAL WATERS FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY. A SMALL CRAFT
ADVISORY WILL LIKELY BE REQUIRED FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF THE
FLORIDA STRAITS SATURDAY NIGHT. A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MAY BE
REQUIRED FOR THE COASTAL WATERS OF THE GULF OF MEXICO...HAWK
CHANNEL...AND FLORIDA BAY SATURDAY NIGHT.

ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS ARE POSSIBLE ALONG THE FLORIDA KEYS...AS WELL
AS OVER NEARSHORE AND OFFSHORE WATERS SURROUNDING THE ISLAND CHAIN
SATURDAY THROUGH MONDAY. THE PRIMARY THUNDERSTORM HAZARD WILL BE
CLOUD TO SURFACE LIGHTNING STRIKES.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED.

$$
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK FOR SOUTH FLORIDA
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
416 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

AMZ610-630-650-651-670-671-FLZ063-066>075-168-172>174-GMZ656-657-676-
212030-
LAKE OKEECHOBEE-BISCAYNE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM 20 NM
TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE BAHAMAS-GLADES-HENDRY-
INLAND PALM BEACH-METRO PALM BEACH-COASTAL COLLIER-INLAND COLLIER-
INLAND BROWARD-METRO BROWARD-INLAND MIAMI DADE-METRO MIAMI DADE-
MAINLAND MONROE-COASTAL PALM BEACH-COASTAL BROWARD-
COASTAL MIAMI DADE-FAR SOUTH MIAMI DADE-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
416 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

...SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS ACROSS SOUTH FLORIDA TODAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR SOUTH FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

RIP CURRENTS: THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF RIP CURRENTS FOR THE PALM
BEACH COUNTY BEACHES.

THUNDERSTORMS: THERE IS A SLIGHT CHANCE OF THUNDERSTORMS THROUGH
THE EVENING HOURS. THE MAIN THREAT WILL BE CLOUD TO GROUND
LIGHTNING.

FLOODING: THERE IS A SLIGHT RISK OF MINOR FLOODING ACROSS SOUTH
FLORIDA, ESPECIALLY IN LOCATIONS THAT RECEIVED SIGNIFICANT
RAINFALL YESTERDAY.


.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY

THERE IS A CHANCE FOR A LOW PRESSURE CENTER TO DEVELOP INTO A
TROPICAL SYSTEM OVER THE NEXT COUPLE OF DAYS. THIS MAY COMBINE
WITH WITH A FRONTAL SYSTEM TO BRING SOME HEAVY RAINS TO SOUTH FLORIDA
FOR THE END OF THE WEEK AND THE BEGINNING OF THE WEEKEND. HOWEVER,
THERE IS STILL A LARGE AMOUNT OF UNCERTAINTY WITH THIS SYSTEM.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

WIDESPREAD SPOTTER ACTIVATION IS NOT ANTICIPATED, HOWEVER
INDIVIDUAL SPOTTERS ARE ENCOURAGED TO REPORT HIGH WIND, HAIL AND
FLOODING TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE FORECAST OFFICE IN
MIAMI.

FOR MORE INFORMATION...VISIT THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN
MIAMI WEBSITE AT WWW.WEATHER.GOV/MIAMI.

$$

HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAMPA BAY RUSKIN FL
413 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

FLZ043-050-052-056-057-061-139-142-148-149-151-155-160-162-165-
239-242-248-249-251-255-260-262-265-GMZ830-836-850-853-856-870-
873-876-220815-
SUMTER-PINELLAS-POLK-HARDEE-HIGHLANDS-DESOTO-COASTAL LEVY-
COASTAL CITRUS-COASTAL HERNANDO-COASTAL PASCO-
COASTAL HILLSBOROUGH-COASTAL MANATEE-COASTAL SARASOTA-
COASTAL CHARLOTTE-COASTAL LEE-INLAND LEVY-INLAND CITRUS-
INLAND HERNANDO-INLAND PASCO-INLAND HILLSBOROUGH-INLAND MANATEE-
INLAND SARASOTA-INLAND CHARLOTTE-INLAND LEE-TAMPA BAY WATERS-
CHARLOTTE HARBOR AND PINE ISLAND SOUND-
TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER OUT 20 NM-
ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS OUT 20 NM-
BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD OUT 20 NM-
TARPON SPRINGS TO SUWANNEE RIVER OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
ENGLEWOOD TO TARPON SPRINGS OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
BONITA BEACH TO ENGLEWOOD OUT 20 TO 60 NM-
413 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST
FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
SCATTERED SHOWERS AND A FEW THUNDERSTORMS ARE EXPECTED IN THE FORT
MYERS REGION TODAY. THE MAIN THREAT FROM ANY THUNDERSTORMS THAT
FORM WILL BE FROM DEADLY LIGHTNING STRIKES AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...WEDNESDAY THROUGH MONDAY.

NO HAZARDOUS WEATHER IS EXPECTED AT THIS TIME

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

$$

GITTINGER


Short Term Forecast


SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
636 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

AMZ630-650-651-670-671-FLZ168-172-173-211230-
BISCAYNE BAY-
COASTAL WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL OUT
20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL OUT 20 NM-
WATERS FROM JUPITER INLET TO DEERFIELD BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO 60 NM-
WATERS FROM DEERFIELD BEACH TO OCEAN REEF, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 NM TO THE TERRITORIAL WATERS OF THE BAHAMAS-COASTAL PALM BEACH-
COASTAL BROWARD-COASTAL MIAMI DADE-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...JUPITER...WEST PALM BEACH...
BOCA RATON...POMPANO BEACH...FORT LAUDERDALE...
FORT LAUDERDALE BEACH...HOLLYWOOD BEACH...AVENTURA...
MIAMI BEACH...MIAMI SHORES...DOWNTOWN MIAMI...CUTLER BAY...
HOMESTEAD BAYFRONT PARK
636 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING...ISOLATED SHOWERS AND EVEN A
THUNDERSTORM WILL CONTINUE TO DEVELOP OVER THE EAST COASTAL AREAS
OF SOUTH FLORIDA AND MOVE TO THE NORTH NORTHEAST AT 5 TO 10 MPH
INTO THE ATLANTIC WATERS OF SOUTH FLORIDA. ANY STORMS THAT DO
DEVELOP WILL BE CAPABLE OF PRODUCING LIGHTNING STRIKES, GUSTY
WINDS UP TO 30 MPH, AND LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL. IF YOU SEE
LIGHTNING OR HEAR THUNDER MOVE INSIDE UNTIL THE STORMS HAVE PASSED
BY. MARINERS CAN ALSO EXPECT HIGHER SEAS IN AND NEAR THE SHOWERS
AND THUNDERSTORMS.

$$

SHORT TERM FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MIAMI FL
636 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

FLZ069-075-174-GMZ656-657-676-211230-
COASTAL COLLIER-MAINLAND MONROE-FAR SOUTH MIAMI DADE-
COASTAL WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL OUT 20 NM-
COASTAL WATERS FROM EAST CAPE SABLE TO CHOKOLOSKEE, FL OUT 20 NM-
GULF WATERS FROM CHOKOLOSKEE TO BONITA BEACH, FL EXTENDING FROM
20 TO 60 NM-
INCLUDING THE CITIES OF...NAPLES...FLAMINGO...
EVERGLADES NATIONAL PARK
636 AM EDT TUE OCT 21 2014

.NOW...
THROUGH EARLY THIS MORNING...ISOLATED SHOWERS WILL CONTINUE TO
DEVELOP OVER THE GULF WATERS OF SOUTH FLORIDA AND MOVE NORTHEAST
AT 5 TO 10 MPH INTO THE WEST COAST AND SOUTHERN COAST OF SOUTH
FLORIDA. RAINFALL AMOUNTS FROM THE SHOWERS WILL BE AROUND TENTH OF
AN INCH AND MARINERS CAN ALSO EXPECT HIGHER SEAS IN AND NEAR THE
SHOWERS.

$$

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