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
1155 AM EDT FRI JUL 1 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ  HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE HENLOPEN TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM...
  WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 TO 40 NM...

* UNTIL 200 PM EDT

* AT 1154 AM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM NEAR FENWICK ISLAND TO 6 NM SOUTHWEST OF GULF
  RAMBLER WRECK TO 6 NM WEST OF CHINCOTEAGUE BAY...MOVING EAST AT 20
  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...
  DELAWARE LIGHTSHIP BUOY 44009...BETHANY BEACH...FENWICK ISLAND AND
  INDIAN RIVER INLET BRIDGE.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 3845 7500 3845 7507 3852 7509 3855 7514
      3852 7521 3854 7524 3862 7503 3866 7483
      3865 7472 3871 7453 3869 7415 3861 7417
      3851 7426 3834 7427 3822 7431
TIME...MOT...LOC 1554Z 250DEG 18KT 3847 7512 3822 7516 3803 7548

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

$$

JRK



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