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
943 PM EDT TUE AUG 22 2017

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY NORTH OF POOLES ISLAND MD...

* UNTIL 1145 PM EDT

* AT 943 PM EDT...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE
  EXTENDING FROM 20 NM NORTHWEST OF HAVRE DE GRACE TO 18 NM NORTHWEST
  OF MIDDLE RIVER...MOVING EAST AT 30 KNOTS.

  HAZARD...WIND GUSTS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER.

  SOURCE...RADAR INDICATED.

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

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

LAT...LON 3953 7598 3942 7600 3933 7617 3929 7617
      3927 7620 3930 7628 3934 7625 3941 7628
      3943 7625 3943 7630 3946 7630 3947 7621
      3938 7625 3935 7623 3944 7608 3951 7615
      3955 7605 3954 7603
TIME...MOT...LOC 0143Z 264DEG 28KT 3980 7640 3948 7678

HAIL...0.00IN
WIND...>34KTS

$$

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