418  
WHUS51 KPHI 062148  
SMWPHI  
ANZ454-455-062315-  
/O.NEW.KPHI.MA.W.0141.170906T2148Z-170906T2315Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ  
548 PM EDT WED SEP 6 2017  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY NJ HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
 
COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE MAY NJ TO FENWICK ISLAND DE OUT 20 NM...  
 
* UNTIL 715 PM EDT  
 
* AT 548 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM FENWICK ISLAND TO 10 NM WEST OF OCEAN CITY INLET...  
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND SMALL HAIL.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...  
FENWICK ISLAND AROUND 555 PM EDT.  
BETHANY BEACH AROUND 635 PM EDT.  
INDIAN RIVER INLET BRIDGE AROUND 640 PM EDT.  
REHOBOTH BEACH AROUND 655 PM EDT.  
BUOY 4FB AND CAPE HENLOPEN AROUND 700 PM EDT.  
OVERFALLS SHOAL AROUND 710 PM EDT.  
BUOY 2MS AROUND 715 PM EDT.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE  
EXPECTED.  
 
FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE  
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED  
METAL OBJECTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 3845 7506 3855 7507 3854 7510 3857 7513  
3853 7520 3859 7531 3861 7529 3861 7518  
3872 7520 3874 7510 3878 7511 3878 7520  
3880 7519 3879 7511 3892 7498 3881 7455  
3872 7461 3864 7473 3856 7472 3839 7483  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2148Z 215DEG 26KT 3844 7507 3830 7531  
 
HAIL...<.75IN  
WIND...>34KTS  
 

 
 
JRK  
 
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