Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
423 PM EDT THU MAY 25 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD...

* UNTIL 600 PM EDT

* AT 423 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 8 NM SOUTHWEST OF
  WESTMORELAND STATE PARK...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 20 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER AND LARGE HAIL.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

  IMPACT...BOATERS IN SMALL CRAFT COULD BE THROWN OVERBOARD BY
           SUDDENLY HIGHER WINDS AND WAVES CAPSIZING THEIR VESSEL.
           HAIL MAY DAMAGE YOUR VESSEL.

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

LAT...LON 3801 7647 3803 7652 3807 7654 3811 7660
      3815 7661 3817 7687 3821 7695 3826 7696
      3827 7699 3833 7693 3827 7684 3823 7659
      3815 7652 3808 7636 3801 7631 3798 7643
TIME...MOT...LOC 2023Z 240DEG 18KT 3806 7695

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...>34KTS

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