Marine Weather Statement
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000 FZUS71 KBOX 260848 MWSBOX MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 448 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015 ANZ255-260945- 448 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015 ...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS... AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE... COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND NANTUCKET... AT 448 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM... CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 14 MILES SOUTHWEST OF THE COASTAL WATERS SOUTH OF NANTUCKET...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... THE COASTAL WATERS SOUTH OF NANTUCKET AND SURFSIDE ON NANTUCKET. 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. FREQUENT LIGHTNING WAS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. HEAD TO SAFE HARBOR...OR STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE AND KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL OBJECTS. && LAT...LON 4094 7029 4094 7030 4105 7042 4125 7015 4124 7012 4124 7001 4125 6997 4115 6983 4092 7023 $$ DUNTEN

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