Marine Weather Statement
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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
745 PM EDT MON JUL 24 2017

ANZ530-250115-
/O.CON.KLWX.MA.W.0184.000000T0000Z-170725T0115Z/
745 PM EDT MON JUL 24 2017

...A SPECIAL MARINE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 915 PM EDT...

FOR THE FOLLOWING AREAS...
CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD...

AT 744 PM EDT...A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED 13 NM WEST OF HAVRE
DE GRACE...MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

HAZARD...WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS AND LARGE HAIL.

SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

IMPACT...BOATERS COULD EASILY BE THROWN OVERBOARD BY SUDDENLY HIGHER
         WIND AND WAVES CAPSIZING THEIR VESSEL. BOATS COULD SUFFER
         SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE IN HIGH WINDS AND HAIL.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
NORTHEAST RIVER...
TURKEY POINT...
SPESUTIE ISLAND...
AND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.
WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 50 KNOTS...LARGE HAIL...HIGH WAVES...
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAIN ARE POSSIBLE WITH THIS STORM.

&&

LAT...LON 3955 7602 3954 7601 3953 7598 3950 7599
      3949 7600 3947 7600 3946 7601 3943 7599
      3942 7600 3945 7609 3946 7609 3950 7615
      3953 7610 3954 7608 3955 7605
TIME...MOT...LOC 2344Z 280DEG 19KT 3961 7640

HAIL...>.75IN
WIND...50KTS

$$

HTS



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