Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
700 PM EDT WED JUN 21 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  NARRAGANSETT BAY...
  RHODE ISLAND SOUND...

* UNTIL 745 PM EDT

* AT 700 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR NORTH
  KINGSTOWN...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  PLUM BEACH LIGHT...DUTCH HARBOR LIGHT...NARRAGANSETT BAY...SAKONNET
  POINT LIGHT...CASTLE HILL LIGHT AND SACHUEST POINT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4156 7129 4152 7131 4150 7130 4150 7126
      4156 7125 4155 7118 4154 7117 4155 7112
      4152 7112 4154 7113 4153 7118 4148 7117
      4150 7113 4137 7115 4145 7146 4150 7144
      4156 7147
TIME...MOT...LOC 2300Z 279DEG 26KT 4152 7155

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

JWD



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