Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
455 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

ANZ633-658-302200-
455 PM EDT SAT JUL 30 2016

...STRONG THUNDERSTORMS OVER THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM NC VA BORDER TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC OUT
  20 NM...
  CURRITUCK SOUND...

AT 454 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED STRONG
THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS. THESE
THUNDERSTORMS WERE LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 NM
SOUTHWEST OF CURRITUCK SOUND TO NEAR DUCK...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 15
KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
DUCK...KNOTTS ISLAND BAY...CURRITUCK SOUND...CURRITUCK BEACH...
CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT...DEAL ISLAND AND KILL DEVIL HILLS.

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 3608 7582 3612 7586 3631 7595 3633 7600
      3643 7606 3646 7605 3656 7590 3656 7587
      3655 7587 3655 7572 3622 7558 3622 7577
      3614 7574 3609 7574

$$

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