Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
601 PM EDT THU MAY 28 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  BOSTON HARBOR...
  COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL
  MARINE SANCTUARY...
  MASSACHUSETTS BAY AND IPSWICH BAY...

* UNTIL 700 PM EDT

* AT 601 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS AND SMALL HAIL...LOCATED
  NEAR LYNN...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  BEVERLY HARBOR...MASS BAY BUOY 44029...THE COASTAL WATERS EAST OF
  BOSTON HARBOR AND MARBLEHEAD NECK.

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 4253 7030 4238 7030 4242 7099 4246 7094
      4245 7094 4247 7092 4246 7089 4250 7085
      4252 7085 4252 7086 4250 7088 4253 7087
      4254 7091 4255 7089
TIME...MOT...LOC 2201Z 270DEG 34KT 4252 7100

$$

JWD


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