Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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000 WHUS51 KAKQ 260454 SMWAKQ ANZ650-260630- /O.NEW.KAKQ.MA.W.0123.160726T0454Z-160726T0630Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 1254 AM EDT TUE JUL 26 2016 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A * SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR... COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20 NM... * UNTIL 230 AM EDT * AT 1253 AM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 11 NM WEST OF ASSAWOMAN BAY...MOVING SOUTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS. HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER. SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED. IMPACT...SMALL CRAFT COULD BE DAMAGED IN BRIEFLY HIGHER WINDS AND SUDDENLY HIGHER WAVES. * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... AFRICAN QUEEN WRECK...GULF RAMBLER WRECK...OCEAN CITY INLET... ASSAWOMAN BAY...10 NM SE FENWICK ISLAND...10 NM EAST OF OCEAN CITY INLET...OCEAN CITY PIER AND FENWICK ISLAND. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES. && LAT...LON 3835 7472 3819 7477 3797 7502 3813 7538 3815 7534 3826 7531 3828 7528 3828 7525 3833 7522 3840 7525 3845 7524 3845 7505 3846 7505 TIME...MOT...LOC 0453Z 300DEG 20KT 3846 7531 HAIL...0.00IN WIND...>34KTS $$ SCALORA

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