Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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000 FZUS71 KAKQ 260955 MWSAKQ MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 555 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015 ANZ633-658-678-261100- 555 AM EDT WED AUG 26 2015 ...STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS... THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE... COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT 20 NM... CURRITUCK SOUND... WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC FROM 20 TO 40 NM... AT 554 AM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SLOW MOVING STRONG THUNDERSTORM... CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS UP TO 33 KNOTS. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR KITTY HAWK...OR 11 NM NORTH OF THE CENTER OF ROANOKE SOUND...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 10 KNOTS. LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... SOUTH TOWER AND KILL DEVIL HILLS. 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 3610 7580 3612 7580 3612 7581 3619 7585 3623 7580 3623 7577 3629 7578 3637 7563 3637 7529 3623 7522 3622 7577 3610 7574 3613 7575 3609 7574 3608 7577 3608 7579 $$ DEROSA

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