Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1035 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

ANZ630-631-290330-
1035 PM EDT WED SEP 28 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS APPROACHING THE BAY WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM SMITH POINT TO WINDMILL POINT VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA...

AT 1034 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR LONGS
CREEK INLET TO NEAR WINDMILL POINT TO GWYNNS ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT
25 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NORTHERN NECK REEF...SAN MARCOS WRECK...HOLE IN THE WALL...ANGLERS
REEF...GWYNNS ISLAND...WINDMILL POINT...OCCOHANNOCK REEF...ONANCOCK
INLET...GWYNNS ISLAND REEF...NANDUA PUNGOTEAGUE REEF...LONGS CREEK
INLET...LOWER BERNARD ISLAND...NASSAWADOX REEF...STINGRAY POINT...
RAPPAHANNOCK LIGHT...CRISFIELD...TANGIER ISLAND...RAPPAHANNOCK RANGE
LIGHT AND WATTS ISLAND.

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 THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3743 7631 3758 7630 3782 7637 3789 7618
      3789 7604 3793 7603 3790 7602 3790 7591
      3798 7587 3797 7590 3798 7589 3803 7571
      3776 7564 3777 7562 3752 7575 3750 7573
      3752 7571 3749 7572 3738 7637

$$

BROWN



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