Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
340 PM EDT WED JUL 27 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET NJ TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 445 PM EDT

* AT 338 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A
  WATERSPOUT WAS LOCATED NEAR BUOY 2FB...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 25
  KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUT AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY
           HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY
           HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  28-MILE WRECK AND BUOY 2FB.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

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

&&

LAT...LON 3903 7472 3911 7462 3893 7410 3877 7439
TIME...MOT...LOC 1938Z 306DEG 23KT 3902 7460

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

$$

GORSE



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