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
1017 PM EDT MON MAY 18 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM INDIAN HEAD TO COBB ISLAND MD...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM KEY BRIDGE TO INDIAN HEAD MD...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EDT

* AT 1015 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED AN OUTFLOW BOUNDARY ALONG
  WITH THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR
  GREATER. THE OUTFLOW BOUNDARY WAS LOCATED 14 NM WEST OF KEY
  BRIDGE...MOVING EAST AT 35 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  QUANTICO...LEESYLVANIA STATE PARK...U.S. 301 NICE MEMORIAL
  BRIDGE...POPES CREEK...INDIAN HEAD...MARYLAND POINT...GUNSTON
  HALL...COLONIAL BEACH...MATHIAS POINT...NANJEMOY CREEK...OCCOQUAN
  BAY...FORT WASHINGTON...WESTMORELAND STATE PARK AND DAHLGREN.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THE OUTFLOW BOUNDARY AND THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE
WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS AND HIGH WAVES ALONG WITH
LIGHTNING.MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL THE STORM
PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3863 7725 3864 7713 3868 7718 3871 7705
      3880 7704 3870 7701 3869 7710 3863 7711
      3855 7724 3841 7727 3836 7721 3844 7702
      3834 7698 3827 7686 3818 7685 3817 7686
      3821 7695 3840 7704 3833 7726 3842 7732
TIME...MOT...LOC 0215Z 289DEG 35KT 3896 7737

$$

BJL


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