Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
815 PM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

ANZ235-237-256-260145-
815 PM EDT MON JUL 25 2016

...SHOWERS AND STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  BLOCK ISLAND SOUND...
  RHODE ISLAND SOUND...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
       TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND...

AT 811 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN AREA OF SHOWERS AND A FEW
THUNDERSTORMS CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE
SHOWERS AND STORMS WERE LOCATED 33 MILES SOUTHWEST OF WATCH HILL...
MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GAY HEAD LIGHT...THE COASTAL WATERS SOUTHEAST OF BLOCK ISLAND...THE
COASTAL WATERS BETWEEN BLOCK ISLAND AND MARTHAS VINEYARD...RHODE
ISLAND SOUND...BUOY 44097 SOUTHEAST OF BLOCK ISLAND...BLOCK ISLAND
SOUND...BUZZARDS BAY ENTRANCE TOWER...POINT JUDITH LIGHT...WATCH HILL
AND THE COASTAL WATERS WEST OF BLOCK ISLAND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...BRIEFLY ROUGH SEAS...AND
LIGHTNING STRIKES. CONSIDER HEADING FOR SAFE HARBOR OR REMAINING
BELOW DECK UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4133 7172 4137 7157 4138 7151 4136 7149
      4139 7147 4142 7137 4147 7104 4137 7090
      4133 7082 4096 7062 4092 7088 4093 7089
      4080 7164 4107 7186 4131 7187

$$

WTB


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