Special Weather Statement - 08/09/18 08:44

Line of strong thunderstorms approaching Outer Cape...

From the National Weather Service:


At 841 AM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a line of strong
thunderstorms entering Cape Cod Bay, moving northeast at 45 mph.

Winds up to 40 mph and frequent lightning will accompany these
storms as they cross the outer Cape between Wellfleet and
Provincetown between 9 and 930 AM.


Get indoors when these storms approach. Winds may be strong enough to
produce minor damage, such as a few downed branches.

Frequent lightning was occurring. Lightning can strike far away from
the storm. Go inside a building or vehicle. Wait at least 30 minutes
until after the storm has passed to resume outdoor activities.


LAT...LON 4185 6996 4184 7002 4191 7005 4187 7005
4187 7009 4200 7009 4204 7015 4180 7051
4177 7048 4176 7057 4182 7052 4201 7021
4206 7026 4209 7024 4210 7018 4206 7006
4198 6998 4188 6994
TIME...MOT...LOC 1241Z 237DEG 40KT 4211 7026 4186 7046

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