Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
1208 AM EDT FRI MAY 19 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  BOSTON HARBOR...
  MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY...

* UNTIL 145 AM EDT

* AT 1208 AM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 34 NM WEST OF BOSTON TO 21 NM NORTHWEST OF
  PROVIDENCE TO 31 NM NORTH OF ESSEX VILLAGE...MOVING EAST AT 45
  KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  EASTERN POINT MA...BOSTON LIGHT...SANDY BAY...MARBLEHEAD NECK...
  BROAD SOUND...MINOT LIGHT...BOSTON HARBOR...BEVERLY HARBOR...BOSTON
  BUOY 44013...IPSWICH BAY...THATCHER ISLAND...QUINCY HARBOR...ESSEX
  BAY AND SCITUATE HARBOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4261 7051 4253 7058 4222 7054 4213 7076
      4208 7102 4214 7114 4201 7138 4199 7148
      4200 7147 4218 7116 4227 7124 4236 7127
      4245 7126 4254 7112 4260 7111 4267 7104
      4278 7053
TIME...MOT...LOC 0408Z 254DEG 46KT 4246 7177 4205 7178 4187 7225

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

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