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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY
442 PM EDT SUN AUG 16 2015

ANZ338-355-162145-
442 PM EDT SUN AUG 16 2015

...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  NEW YORK HARBOR... 
  SANDY HOOK NJ TO FIRE ISLAND INLET NY OUT 20 NM... 

AT 441 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG THUNDERSTORM...
CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS
LOCATED NEAR THE VERRAZANO NARROWS...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 10 KNOTS.

THE STRONG THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  UPPER NEW YORK HARBOR AROUND 445 PM EDT.
  THE VERRAZANO NARROWS AROUND 505 PM EDT.
  LOWER NEW YORK HARBOR AND KEANSBURG AROUND 525 PM EDT.
  SANDY HOOK BAY...ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS AND PORT MONMOUTH AROUND 545 PM
EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 4059 7406 4067 7411 4066 7407 4070 7406
      4066 7402 4058 7399 4057 7401 4058 7392
      4055 7394 4056 7389 4048 7380 4041 7393
      4048 7402 4040 7398 4045 7417 4051 7421

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