Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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000 WHUS51 KAKQ 010239 SMWAKQ ANZ630-631-010345- /O.NEW.KAKQ.MA.W.0084.160701T0239Z-160701T0345Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 1039 PM EDT THU JUN 30 2016 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A * SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR... CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA... CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA... * UNTIL 1145 PM EDT * AT 1039 PM EDT...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED OVER GWYNNS ISLAND REEF...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 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... NORTHERN NECK REEF...SAN MARCOS WRECK...HOLE IN THE WALL...ANGLERS REEF...WINDMILL POINT...OCCOHANNOCK REEF...ONANCOCK INLET...GWYNNS ISLAND REEF...NANDUA PUNGOTEAGUE REEF...LONGS CREEK INLET...LOWER BERNARD ISLAND...NASSAWADOX REEF...STINGRAY POINT...RAPPAHANNOCK LIGHT...TANGIER ISLAND...RAPPAHANNOCK RANGE LIGHT AND WATTS ISLAND. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES. && LAT...LON 3789 7623 3790 7574 3763 7585 3748 7600 3743 7622 3758 7633 3761 7633 3762 7632 3762 7634 TIME...MOT...LOC 0239Z 231DEG 26KT 3751 7622 HAIL...0.00IN WIND...>34KTS $$ 44

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