Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Boston, MA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
Special Marine Warning
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
656 PM EDT TUE MAY 15 2018

The National Weather Service in Boston/Norton has issued a

* Special Marine Warning for...
  Coastal Waters from Montauk NY to Marthas Vineyard extending out to
  20 nm South of Block Island...
  Ocean Waters from Montauk NY to Marthas Vineyard from 25 to 40 NM
  offshore...

* Until 730 PM EDT.

* At 656 PM EDT, strong thunderstorms were located along a line
  extending from near Minot Light to Plymouth to 8 nm south of The
  Coastal Waters Between Block Island And Marthas Vineyard to 17 nm
  southwest of The Coastal Waters Southeast Of Block Island, moving
  east at 55 knots.

  HAZARD...Wind gusts 34 knots or greater.

  SOURCE...Radar.

  IMPACT...Small craft could be damaged in briefly higher winds and
           suddenly higher waves.

* Locations impacted include...
  The Coastal Waters Southeast Of Block Island and Buoy 44097
  Southeast Of Block Island.

LAT...LON 4077 7161 4118 7130 4130 7079 4091 7060
      4048 7139
TIME...MOT...LOC 2256Z 256DEG 53KT 4225 7067 4190 7066 4115 7119 4079
7157

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

$$

Sipprell


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