Special Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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Special Weather Statement
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
1053 PM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

RIZ008-230345-
Block Island RI-
1053 PM EDT Thu Aug 22 2019

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER LONG ISLAND WILL CROSS BLOCK ISLAND
AFTER 11 PM...

At 1051 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm near
Sag Harbor, moving east at 45 mph.

Winds in excess of 40 mph will accompany this storm. The
thunderstorm will reach Block Island between 1130 PM and 1145 PM.

Locations impacted include...
Block Island.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Get indoors when this storm approaches. Winds may be strong enough to
produce minor damage, such as a few downed branches.

&&

LAT...LON 4116 7161 4118 7161 4121 7158 4123 7157
      4122 7156 4118 7157 4117 7155 4115 7155
      4115 7160
TIME...MOT...LOC 0251Z 261DEG 38KT 4103 7224

$$

WTB


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