Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1249 AM EST SUN NOV 19 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
  CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-NORTH CAROLINA
  BORDER OUT TO 20 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT
  20 NM...

* UNTIL 245 AM EST

* AT 1248 AM EST...SHOWERS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM
  MARYLAND POINT TO 62 NM WEST OF COBHAM BAY...MOVING NORTHEAST AT
  70 KNOTS. WINDS OUT AHEAD OF THE SHOWERS WILL GUST BETWEEN 35 TO
  40 KNOTS OVER THE NEXT FEW HOURS.

  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...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL...NEW POINT COMFORT...NASSAWADOX
  REEF...WOLF TRAP...VIRGINIA BEACH OCEANFRONT...CAPE HENRY...THIMBLE
  SHOALS...TANGIER ISLAND...TUE MARSHES LIGHT...STINGRAY POINT...
  ONANCOCK INLET...OCCOHANNOCK REEF...THE HUMP...THE CELL...CAPE
  CHARLES LIGHT...SEWELLS POINT...CABBAGE PATCH...RUDEE INLET...LONGS
  CREEK INLET AND CAPE CHARLES HARBOR.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY AS GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ARE
EXPECTED.

&&

LAT...LON 3743 7631 3762 7632 3777 7642 3779 7639
      3791 7648 3790 7591 3803 7570 3786 7559
      3735 7590 3737 7585 3681 7596 3691 7626
      3690 7639 3696 7633 3695 7627 3696 7627
      3722 7644 3726 7639 3725 7645 3731 7648
TIME...MOT...LOC 0548Z 230DEG 70KT 3838 7718 3740 7800

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

DEROSA



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