Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Buffalo, NY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BUFFALO NY
1248 PM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN BUFFALO HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  LAKE ERIE FROM RIPLEY TO DUNKIRK...

* UNTIL 130 PM EDT

* AT 1246 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 11 NM WEST OF
  RIPLEY...OR 14 NM NORTHEAST OF ERIE...MOVING EAST AT 35 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...
  BARCELONA...RIPLEY AND VAN BUREN POINT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

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

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 800 PM EDT FOR
WESTERN NEW YORK.

LAT...LON 4228 7973 4234 7982 4248 7985 4252 7975
      4252 7924 4249 7925 4243 7938 4238 7943
      4228 7963
TIME...MOT...LOC 1646Z 277DEG 36KT 4235 7996

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

$$

WELCH



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