Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
1213 AM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

ANZ454-455-473-475-230515-
1213 AM EDT SUN JUL 23 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE DELAWARE COASTAL WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO CAPE HENLOPEN DE OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 TO 40 NM...
  WATERS FROM GREAT EGG INLET NJ TO CAPE MAY NJ OUT 20 TO 40 NM...

AT 1211 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS
EMBEDDED IN A LARGE AREA OF SHOWERS CROSSING SOUTHERN DELAWARE...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. THESE THUNDERSTORMS
WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR INDIAN RIVER INLET
BRIDGE TO 7 NM NORTHWEST OF ASSAWOMAN BAY...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
REHOBOTH BEACH AROUND 1215 AM EDT.
INDIAN RIVER INLET BRIDGE AROUND 1220 AM EDT.   FENWICK ISLAND AND
BETHANY BEACH AROUND 1230 AM EDT.   DELAWARE LIGHTSHIP BUOY 44009
AROUND 100 AM EDT.   FIVE FATHOMS BUOY AROUND 105 AM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...POSSIBLE LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS
SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3834 7467 3845 7503 3845 7506 3855 7507
      3854 7510 3857 7513 3853 7520 3856 7526
      3861 7525 3861 7518 3866 7521 3868 7517
      3872 7520 3872 7510 3874 7510 3883 7431
      3832 7444

$$

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