Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
1136 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

ANZ630-631-635-231715-
1136 AM EST MON JAN 23 2017

...SHOWERS OVER THE WATERS...

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

AT 1135 AM EST...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED SHOWERS...CAPABLE OF
PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE SHOWERS WERE LOCATED ALONG
A LINE EXTENDING FROM NEAR LOWER BERNARD ISLAND TO NEAR THE
CELL...MOVING NORTH AT 30 KNOTS.

SHOWERS WILL BE NEAR...
  LOWER BERNARD ISLAND...WATTS ISLAND...TANGIER ISLAND AND ANGLERS
  REEF AROUND 1140 AM EST.
  CRISFIELD AROUND 1155 AM EST.
  WINDMILL POINT AROUND 1200 PM EST.
  LONGS CREEK INLET AND SAN MARCOS WRECK AROUND 1205 PM EST.
  NORTHERN NECK REEF AND SMITH POINT AROUND 1215 PM EST.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...LIGHTNING STRIKES...AND HEAVY DOWNPOURS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK
SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3778 7643 3779 7639 3781 7641 3791 7635
      3790 7631 3792 7628 3789 7624 3789 7605
      3793 7602 3790 7602 3790 7591 3796 7589
      3796 7586 3798 7587 3797 7590 3801 7584
      3783 7575 3732 7603 3770 7648

$$

MINNICK



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