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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
529 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016

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529 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016

...LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE MASSACHUSETTS WATERS...

AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CAPE COD BAY...
  COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
  AND NANTUCKET...
  COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK
  NATIONAL MARINE SANCTUARY...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
  OUT 20 NM...
  NANTUCKET SOUND...
  OCEAN WATERS FROM MARTHAS VINEYARD TO NANTUCKET FROM 25 TO 45 NM
  OFFSHORE...
  OCEAN WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN TO NANTUCKET FROM 20 TO 35 NM
  OFFSHORE...
  OCEAN WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER TO PLYMOUTH FROM 40 TO 60 NM
  OFFSHORE...

AT 528 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 12 MILES EAST
OF THE COASTAL WATERS EAST OF CAPE ANN TO 31 MILES SOUTHEAST OF THE
COASTAL WATERS SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD...MOVING EAST AT 40 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
SANKATY HEAD LIGHT...WELLFLEET HARBOR...STAGE HARBOR LIGHT...
NANTUCKET SHOALS BUOY...CHATHAM LIGHT...
THE COASTAL WATERS SOUTH OF NANTUCKET...
GREAT POINT LIGHT ON NANTUCKET...MONOMOY POINT...
THE COASTAL WATERS EAST OF CAPE COD...MADAKET HARBOR...
SURFSIDE ON NANTUCKET...NAUSET LIGHT...
THE COASTAL WATERS EAST OF NANTUCKET...
NORTH EASTHAM AND BRANT POINT LIGHT.

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 4099 6923 4068 6952 4059 7033 4060 7038
      4164 7022 4168 7016 4166 7018 4166 6996
      4191 7000 4180 7001 4175 7019 4268 7003
      4276 6968 4227 6927 4192 6912

$$

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