Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
400 PM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

ANZ536-537-282100-
400 PM EDT TUE MAR 28 2017

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD...

AT 359 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS AND
SMALL HAIL. THIS THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR WESTMORELAND STATE
PARK...MOVING EAST AT 10 KNOTS. ADDITIONAL SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
WILL BE CROSSING THE RIVER FROM SAINT MARYS COUNTY.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
BRETON BAY...
COBB ISLAND...
TALL TIMBERS...
COLTONS POINT...
SAINT CLEMENTS BAY...
COLES POINT...
PINEY POINT...
WESTMORELAND STATE PARK...
WICOMICO RIVER...
SAINT GEORGE ISLAND...
WHITE POINT BEACH...
AND COLONIAL BEACH.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3808 7654 3811 7660 3815 7661 3817 7676
      3816 7684 3817 7687 3820 7692 3821 7695
      3826 7697 3831 7691 3827 7684 3823 7659
      3815 7652 3811 7644 3805 7652

$$

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