Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
234 PM EDT THU JUL 13 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  NARRAGANSETT BAY...

* UNTIL 330 PM EDT

* AT 234 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 7 NM NORTHWEST OF
  SOUTH KINGSTOWN...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

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

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4133 7183 4140 7149 4150 7144 4158 7148
      4162 7142 4164 7119 4146 7118 4143 7126
      4132 7185
TIME...MOT...LOC 1834Z 266DEG 28KT 4151 7165

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

JWD



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