Marine Weather Statement
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Marine Weather Statement
National Weather Service Boston/Norton MA
1220 PM EDT MON APR 16 2018

ANZ235-237-256-273-161715-
1220 PM EDT MON APR 16 2018

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE WATERS...

The areas affected include...
  Block Island Sound...
  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...
  Rhode Island Sound...

At 1217 PM EDT, Doppler radar indicated scattered thunderstorms,
capable of producing brief heavy downpours and winds to around 30
knots. These thunderstorms were located along a line extending from
12 nm east of Dering Harbor to 50 nm south-southwest of Block
Island, moving northeast at 35 knots.

Locations impacted include...
The Coastal Waters Southeast Of Block Island, Watch Hill, Point
Judith Light, The Coastal Waters West Of Block Island and Block
Island Sound.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Expect gusty winds to around 30 knots...briefly rough seas and
lightning strikes. Consider heading for safe harbor until these
storms pass.

&&

LAT...LON 4107 7186 4126 7187 4131 7187 4133 7171
      4137 7157 4138 7151 4136 7148 4139 7147
      4140 7142 4138 7139 4075 7107 4048 7134
      4047 7138

$$
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