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Hazardous Weather Outlook (HWO)

Issued by Key West, FL (KEY)

                            
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Hazardous Weather Outlook
National Weather Service Key West FL
532 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

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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-
532 AM EDT Sun Oct 21 2018

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

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT

No hazardous weather is expected today.

A small craft advisory may be required by late tonight across Hawk
Channel, all of the Florida Straits, the Offshore Gulf waters 20 
to 60 nm west of Mainland Monroe County, the waters of Rebecca 
Shoal Channel, and the waters around Dry Tortugas in the extreme 
Southeastern Gulf of Mexico. Northeast to east winds will increase
to near 20 knots, resulting in seas building to 7 feet well
offshore of the Florida Reef.

Isolated thunderstorms are possible across the Florida Straits and
all adjacent coastal waters tonight.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...MONDAY THROUGH SATURDAY
 
A small craft advisory will be required during Monday across Hawk
Channel, all of the Florida Straits, the Offshore Gulf waters 20 
to 60 nm west of Mainland Monroe County, the waters of Rebecca 
Shoal Channel, and the waters around Dry Tortugas in the extreme 
Southeastern Gulf of Mexico. 

Isolated thunderstorms are possible across the Florida Straits and
all adjacent coastal waters Monday through Saturday. The primary 
hazards will be dangerous lightning strikes. 

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

Spotter activation is not anticipated.

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Futterman