810  
FZUS71 KBOX 112145  
MWSBOX  
 
MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA  
445 PM EST SUN FEB 11 2018  
 
ANZ232-254-271-112245-  
445 PM EST SUN FEB 11 2018  
   
..STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS
 
 
THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...  
COASTAL WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN MA TO CHATHAM MA TO NANTUCKET MA  
OUT 20 NM...  
NANTUCKET SOUND...  
OCEAN WATERS FROM PROVINCETOWN TO NANTUCKET FROM 20 TO 35 NM  
OFFSHORE...  
 
AT 444 PM EST, DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN AREA OF STRONG  
THUNDERSTORMS, CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE  
THUNDERSTORMS EXTEND FROM YARMOUTH TO NEAR NANTUCKET SHOALS BUOY,  
MOVING NORTHEAST AT 45 KNOTS.  
 
LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
STAGE HARBOR LIGHT AND CHATHAM LIGHT.  
 
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.  
 
FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THESE STORMS. IF CAUGHT ON THE  
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE AND KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED  
METAL OBJECTS.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4156 6999 4158 6999 4155 7002 4152 7015  
4164 7022 4168 7017 4166 7018 4166 6998  
4168 6997 4166 6996 4170 6994 4172 7000  
4174 6996 4176 6997 4177 6995 4171 6993  
4178 6993 4205 6928 4175 6909  
 

 
 
EVT  
 
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