Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Upton, NY

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
127 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

ANZ330-261830-
127 PM EDT FRI AUG 26 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...

  LONG ISLAND SOUND EAST OF NEW HAVEN CT/PORT JEFFERSON NY...

AT 127 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 NM WEST OF
ESSEX VILLAGE TO NEAR THE THIMBLES...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS.

STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...  ESSEX VILLAGE AROUND 200 PM
EDT.   WESTBROOK CENTER AROUND 205 PM EDT.   FALKNER ISLAND AND
MADISON REEF AROUND 210 PM EDT.   MOUTH OF THE CONNECTICUT
RIVER...LONG SAND SHOAL AND CENTRAL LONG   ISLAND SOUND AROUND 220
PM EDT.   SIX MILE REEF...LONG ISLAND SOUND...NIANTIC BAY...ORIENT
POINT...PLUM   ISLAND...HORTON POINT AND MATTITUCK INLET AROUND 230
PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 4130 7229 4134 7221 4122 7199 4101 7262
      4130 7297 4131 7297 4132 7288 4126 7287
      4131 7280 4127 7269 4133 7267 4128 7260
      4128 7259 4129 7259 4131 7261 4132 7261
      4131 7237 4132 7237 4144 7244 4144 7243

$$

JMC


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