Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1228 AM EDT TUE APR 18 2017

ANZ231>235-254>256-180530-
1228 AM EDT TUE APR 18 2017

...GUSTY WINDS MOVING THROUGH THE WATERS...

AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  BUZZARDS BAY...
  CAPE COD BAY...
  COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
  AND NANTUCKET...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
  TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
  OUT 20 NM...
  NANTUCKET SOUND...
  RHODE ISLAND SOUND...
  VINEYARD SOUND...

AT 1223 AM EDT...SATELLITE IMAGERY AND COASTAL OBSERVATIONS
INDICATED A BAND OF GUSTY NORTHEAST WINDS WITH GUSTS BETWEEN 25 AND
30 KNOTS MOVING SOUTH ACROSS CAPE COD BAY...BUZZARDS BAY...VINEYARD
SOUND...NANTUCKET SOUND AND ADJACENT WATERS. THE WINDS SHOULD
DIMINISH SOME AFTER 2 AM...ALTHOUGH A NORTHEAST FLOW WILL PERSIST
THROUGH TUESDAY.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SQUIBNOCKET BIGHT...MENEMSHA BIGHT...WASQUE POINT...NAUSET LIGHT...
GAY HEAD LIGHT...MANOMET POINT...ROCKY POINT...SURFSIDE ON
NANTUCKET...THE COASTAL WATERS SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD...STAGE
HARBOR LIGHT...VINEYARD SOUND...WELLFLEET HARBOR...SANKATY HEAD
LIGHT...BUZZARDS BAY...CAPE POGE LIGHT...MONOMOY POINT...EDGARTOWN
HARBOR...POINT GAMMON...HYANNISPORT AND THE COASTAL WATERS SOUTH OF
NANTUCKET.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

EXPECT WIND GUSTS TO BETWEEN 25 AND 30 KNOTS FOR AN HOUR OR TWO AND
BRIEFLY ROUGH SEAS.

&&

LAT...LON 4110 6973 4103 7072 4145 7100 4160 7090
      4177 7063 4177 7060 4152 7066 4156 7048
      4165 7041 4161 7039 4164 7028 4165 7028
      4172 7034 4173 7029 4180 7053 4193 7054
      4197 7064 4203 7020 4215 6980

$$

THOMPSON


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