Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
630 PM EDT TUE JUN 27 2017

ANZ431-454-455-280000-
630 PM EDT TUE JUN 27 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM APPROACHING THE 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...
  DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH
  DE...

AT 629 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL. THIS
THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 10 NM SOUTH OF SLAUGHTER BEACH...MOVING EAST
AT 15 KNOTS.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  REHOBOTH BEACH AROUND 710 PM EDT.
  CAPE HENLOPEN AROUND 715 PM EDT.
  BROWN SHOAL LIGHT AROUND 720 PM EDT.
  OVERFALLS SHOAL AROUND 730 PM EDT.
  BUOY 2MS AROUND 800 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING MAY EVENTUALLY BE REQUIRED IF THIS STORM
INTENSIFIES. BOATERS SHOULD CONSIDER HEADING FOR SHORE BEFORE THESE
STORMS ARRIVE.

&&

LAT...LON 3893 7495 3881 7468 3856 7476 3861 7527
      3861 7518 3866 7521 3868 7517 3872 7520
      3872 7510 3878 7511 3878 7526 3882 7522
      3891 7533

$$

JRK



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