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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA
909 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

ANZ232-254>256-281415-
909 AM EDT FRI APR 28 2017

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD
  AND NANTUCKET...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM MONTAUK NY TO MARTHAS VINEYARD EXTENDING OUT
  TO 20 NM SOUTH OF BLOCK ISLAND...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA
  OUT 20 NM...
  NANTUCKET SOUND...

AT 908 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED 7 MILES WEST OF THE COASTAL WATERS SOUTH OF MARTHAS
VINEYARD...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 35 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MADAKET HARBOR...THE COASTAL WATERS SOUTH OF NANTUCKET...SURFSIDE ON
NANTUCKET...GREAT POINT LIGHT ON NANTUCKET...THE COASTAL WATERS SOUTH
OF MARTHAS VINEYARD...WASQUE POINT...MUSKEGET CHANNEL...BRANT POINT
LIGHT...LONG POINT ON MARTHAS VINEYARD...SANKATY HEAD LIGHT AND
NANTUCKET SHOALS BUOY.

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.

&&

LAT...LON 4096 6974 4094 7032 4095 7039 4092 7091
      4127 7091 4135 7062 4135 7050 4137 7050
      4136 7048 4135 7049 4135 7045 4138 7045
      4139 7047 4139 7044 4149 7005 4098 6969

$$

FRANK



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