Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Mt. Holly, NJ

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
505 PM EDT THU JUL 28 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE...
  DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE...

* UNTIL 630 PM EDT

* AT 505 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM FORTESQUE BEACH TO 7 NM WEST OF CROSS LEDGE LIGHT TO
  11 NM WEST OF BOWERS BEACH...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO 40 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  SEA BREEZE...BRANDYWINE SHOAL LIGHT...BOWERS BEACH...EAST POINT...
  CROSS LEDGE LIGHT...BROWN SHOAL LIGHT...MIAH MAULL LIGHT...
  FOURTEEN FOOT BANK LIGHT...SHIP JOHN SHOAL LIGHT...
  SLAUGHTER BEACH AND FORTESQUE BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL MIDNIGHT EDT FOR
SOUTHERN AND CENTRAL DELAWARE...AND SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY.

LAT...LON 3925 7550 3936 7528 3932 7526 3930 7517
      3927 7520 3922 7516 3924 7504 3920 7500
      3915 7486 3912 7483 3910 7489 3903 7492
      3883 7524 3895 7538 3897 7534 3901 7535
      3904 7543 3918 7542
TIME...MOT...LOC 2105Z 296DEG 18KT 3926 7519 3918 7542 3910 7565

HAIL...<.75IN
WIND...40KTS

$$

ROBERTSON



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