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FZUS71 KPHI 112142
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE MOUNT HOLLY NJ
542 PM EDT TUE AUG 11 2015

ANZ430-431-112215-
/O.CON.KPHI.MA.W.0061.000000T0000Z-150811T2215Z/
542 PM EDT TUE AUG 11 2015

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 615 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
DELAWARE BAY WATERS NORTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE...
DELAWARE BAY WATERS SOUTH OF EAST POINT NJ TO SLAUGHTER BEACH DE...

AT 541 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO 40 KNOTS...LOCATED
ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 7 NM NORTHEAST OF EAST POINT TO 20 NM
SOUTHWEST OF SLAUGHTER BEACH...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 15 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
MIAH MAULL LIGHT...FOURTEEN FOOT BANK LIGHT...BRANDYWINE SHOAL LIGHT
AND EAST POINT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM.  IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

LAT...LON 3920 7516 3918 7514 3923 7504 3936 7503
      3927 7503 3928 7498 3920 7503 3916 7489
      3883 7521 3883 7522 3905 7539 3905 7540
TIME...MOT...LOC 2141Z 302DEG 17KT 3930 7495 3872 7565 

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