Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Upton, NY

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
216 AM EDT MON AUG 22 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON NY HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...

  LONG ISLAND SOUND EAST OF NEW HAVEN CT / PORT JEFFERSON NY...

* UNTIL 315 AM EDT

* AT 216 AM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING
  WATERSPOUTS WAS LOCATED NEAR PLUM ISLAND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35
  KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WATERSPOUTS AND WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY
           HAZARDOUS SEAS. SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY
           HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.

* THE SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  THE RACE AND WESTERN BLOCK ISLAND SOUND AROUND 225 AM EDT.
  FISHERS ISLAND AROUND 230 AM EDT.
  FISHERS ISLAND SOUND AROUND 235 AM EDT.
  STONINGTON AROUND 250 AM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4138 7194 4135 7193 4136 7191 4137 7188
      4137 7186 4132 7186 4133 7189 4132 7188
      4131 7189 4131 7188 4117 7186 4106 7210
      4109 7211 4110 7214 4112 7213 4115 7222
      4119 7226
TIME...MOT...LOC 0616Z 235DEG 36KT 4116 7212

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

$$

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