Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1230 AM EDT FRI JUL 29 2016

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT
  20 NM...

* UNTIL 130 AM EDT

* AT 1229 AM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 7 NM NORTHEAST OF LOWER BERNARD ISLAND TO NEAR
  OCCOHANNOCK REEF...MOVING EAST AT 30 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.

* STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  QUINBY INLET AROUND 1255 AM EDT.
  WACHAPREAGUE INLET...PARRAMORE ISLAND...ASSATEAGUE BEACH AND
  CHINCOTEAGUE BAY AROUND 100 AM EDT.
  CHINCOTEAGUE AROUND 105 AM EDT.
  WACHAPREAGUE REEF AND BLACKFISH REEF AROUND 110 AM EDT.
  BONE WRECK AROUND 115 AM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR UNTIL HAZARDOUS WEATHER PASSES.

THUNDERSTORMS CAN PRODUCE SUDDEN WATERSPOUTS. WATERSPOUTS CAN EASILY
OVERTURN BOATS AND CREATE LOCALLY HAZARDOUS SEAS. SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY.

&&

LAT...LON 3765 7510 3756 7526 3741 7531 3749 7583
      3778 7564 3776 7564 3779 7561 3781 7563
      3780 7561 3782 7559 3784 7560 3782 7562
      3785 7560 3783 7559 3783 7558 3788 7558
      3798 7552 3802 7546 3801 7486
TIME...MOT...LOC 0429Z 274DEG 29KT 3792 7565 3758 7592

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

$$

MINNICK



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