334  
WHUS51 KBOX 232043  
SMWBOX  
ANZ232-250-254-255-270-271-232215-  
/O.NEW.KBOX.MA.W.0004.180123T2043Z-180123T2215Z/  
 
BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED  
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING  
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE TAUNTON MA  
343 PM EST TUE JAN 23 2018  
 
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN TAUNTON HAS ISSUED A  
 
* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...  
COASTAL WATERS EXTENDING OUT TO 25 NM SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD AND  
NANTUCKET...  
COASTAL WATERS EAST OF IPSWICH BAY AND THE STELLWAGEN BANK NATIONAL  
MARINE SANCTUARY...  
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...  
OCEAN WATERS FROM THE MERRIMACK RIVER TO PLYMOUTH FROM 40 TO 60 NM  
OFFSHORE...  
 
* UNTIL 515 PM EST  
 
* AT 342 PM EST, STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE  
EXTENDING FROM 8 NM NORTHEAST OF PROVINCETOWN TO 10 NM SOUTHEAST OF  
THE COASTAL WATERS SOUTH OF MARTHAS VINEYARD, MOVING NORTHEAST AT  
70 KNOTS.  
 
HAZARD...WIND GUSTS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS.  
 
SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.  
 
IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND  
SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES.  
 
* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...  
THE COASTAL WATERS SOUTH OF NANTUCKET, NANTUCKET SOUND, GREAT POINT  
LIGHT ON NANTUCKET, BRANT POINT LIGHT, NAUSET LIGHT, NANTUCKET  
SHOALS BUOY, THE COASTAL WATERS EAST OF NANTUCKET, MADAKET HARBOR,  
SURFSIDE ON NANTUCKET, CHATHAM LIGHT, THE COASTAL WATERS EAST OF  
CAPE COD, STAGE HARBOR LIGHT, SANKATY HEAD LIGHT, MONOMOY POINT AND  
POINT GAMMON.  
 
PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...  
 
MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.  
 

 
 
LAT...LON 4145 6917 4114 6916 4094 7046 4166 7028  
4170 6997 4173 7001 4180 6996 4184 6997  
4185 6997 4177 7001 4169 7027 4183 7000  
4189 6999 4193 7007 4190 7007 4207 7017  
4219 7013 4268 6963 4201 6914 4164 6910  
TIME...MOT...LOC 2042Z 218DEG 70KT 4219 7009 4106 7041  
 
HAIL...0.00IN  
WIND...49KTS  
 

 
 
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