Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Sterling, VA

Home | Current Version | Previous Version | Text Only | Print | Product List | Glossary On
Versions: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 37 38 39 40 41 42
000
WHUS51 KLWX 062301
SMWLWX
ANZ537-070030-
/O.NEW.KLWX.MA.W.0170.150706T2301Z-150707T0030Z/

BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE BALTIMORE MD/WASHINGTON DC
701 PM EDT MON JUL 6 2015

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  TIDAL POTOMAC FROM COBB ISLAND MD TO SMITH POINT VA...

* UNTIL 830 PM EDT

* AT 700 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG
  THUNDERSTORMS...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS 34 KNOTS OR GREATER...
  LOCATED ALONG A LINE EXTENDING FROM 6 NM SOUTH OF NOMINI BAY TO 11
  NM NORTHWEST OF URBANNA INLET...MOVING NORTHEAST AT 25 KNOTS.

* LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
  PINEY POINT...COLES POINT...WHITE POINT BEACH...SAINT GEORGE
  ISLAND...COLTONS POINT...YEOCOMICO RIVER...MOUTH OF THE POTOMAC
  RIVER...TALL TIMBERS...POINT LOOKOUT...BRETON BAY AND NOMINI BAY.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

AS THUNDERSTORMS MOVE OVER THE WATER...BOATERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS
AND HIGH WAVES. MOVE TO SAFE HARBOR OR STAY CLOSE TO SHORE UNTIL
THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

LAT...LON 3795 7634 3797 7641 3801 7647 3803 7652
      3807 7654 3811 7660 3815 7661 3817 7678
      3823 7678 3823 7667 3822 7659 3819 7655
      3813 7653 3814 7650 3810 7647 3809 7638
      3805 7636 3805 7633 3801 7629 3791 7627
TIME...MOT...LOC 2300Z 210DEG 27KT 3805 7670 3776 7664

$$

ADS



USA.gov is the U.S. government's official web portal to all federal, state and local government web resources and services.