Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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000 WHUS51 KAKQ 022008 SMWAKQ ANZ631-022115- /O.NEW.KAKQ.MA.W.0078.150702T2008Z-150702T2115Z/ BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED SPECIAL MARINE WARNING NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA 408 PM EDT THU JUL 2 2015 THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A * SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR... CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA... * UNTIL 515 PM EDT * AT 407 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM... CAPABLE OF PRODUCING A WATERSPOUT AND WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER... LOCATED OVER HOLE IN THE WALL...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS. * LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE... RAPPAHANNOCK LIGHT...OCCOHANNOCK REEF...GWYNNS ISLAND REEF...HOLE IN THE WALL...NASSAWADOX REEF AND RAPPAHANNOCK RANGE LIGHT. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... AS THIS THUNDERSTORM MOVES OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL THE STORM PASSES. THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY. && LAT...LON 3761 7606 3761 7592 3758 7588 3756 7594 3755 7584 3755 7593 3748 7596 3752 7589 3750 7590 3750 7589 3747 7593 3746 7592 3747 7596 3742 7598 3741 7593 3741 7597 3743 7625 3755 7631 TIME...MOT...LOC 2007Z 264DEG 30KT 3750 7619 $$ 44

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