Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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000 WHUS51 KBOX 260444 SMWBOX ANZ232>234-260545- /O.NEW.KBOX.MA.W.0071.150826T0444Z-150826T0545Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA 1244 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A * SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR... BUZZARDS BAY... NANTUCKET SOUND... VINEYARD SOUND... * UNTIL 145 AM EDT * AT 1244 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM... CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL... LOCATED OVER BUZZARDS BAY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS. * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... BUZZARDS BAY...ROUND HILL POINT...WEST ISLAND IN BUZZARDS BAY... VINEYARD SOUND...THE WEST END OF CAPE COD CANAL...ROCKY POINT AND WOODS HOLE. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... STRONG WIND GUSTS AND BRIEFLY ROUGH SEAS CAN BE EXPECTED. HEAD TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL THE STORM PASSES. FREQUENT LIGHTNING WAS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...AND KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED METAL OBJECTS. && LAT...LON 4156 7094 4166 7076 4171 7077 4169 7072 4173 7072 4173 7075 4174 7074 4172 7066 4177 7062 4177 7061 4152 7066 4156 7048 4161 7048 4159 7045 4164 7041 4159 7036 4138 7086 TIME...MOT...LOC 0444Z 233DEG 17KT 4154 7080 $$ DUNTEN

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