Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
432 AM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

ANZ454-200842-
/O.CAN.KPHI.MA.W.0076.000000T0000Z-160720T0915Z/
432 AM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

...THE SPECIAL MARINE WARNING IS CANCELLED...

THE AFFECTED AREAS WERE...
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM...

THE THUNDERSTORM HAS MOVED OUT OF THE WARNED AREA AND NO LONGER
POSES A SIGNIFICANT THREAT TO BOATERS.

LAT...LON 3840 7485 3855 7468 3841 7426 3831 7427
      3822 7431
TIME...MOT...LOC 0832Z 304DEG 18KT 3836 7456

$$

ANZ455-475-200915-
/O.CON.KPHI.MA.W.0076.000000T0000Z-160720T0915Z/
432 AM EDT WED JUL 20 2016

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 515 AM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM...
WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 TO 40 NM...

AT 432 AM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED 9 NM SOUTHEAST OF DELAWARE LIGHTSHIP BUOY
44009...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY
         HAZARDOUS SEAS. BOATS COULD SUFFER SIGNIFICANT STRUCTURAL
         DAMAGE IN HIGH WINDS. SMALL CRAFT COULD CAPSIZE IN SUDDENLY
         HIGHER WAVES.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DELAWARE LIGHTSHIP BUOY 44009.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

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 3840 7485 3855 7468 3841 7426 3831 7427
      3822 7431
TIME...MOT...LOC 0832Z 304DEG 18KT 3836 7456

WATERSPOUT...POSSIBLE
HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...50KTS

$$

ROBERTSON



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