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
1216 AM EDT THU JUL 24 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN STERLING VIRGINIA HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  TANGIER SOUND AND THE INLAND WATERS SURROUNDING BLOODSWORTH
  ISLAND...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM DRUM POINT MD TO SMITH POINT VA...

* UNTIL 115 AM EDT

* AT 1212 AM EDT...NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A
  THUNDERSTORM CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WIND GUSTS IN EXCESS OF 34 KNOTS
  OVER SOUTH MARSH ISLAND...MOVING EAST AT 25 KNOTS.

* THIS THUNDERSTORM WILL BE NEAR...
  TANGIER SOUND...
  RACCOON POINT...

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

WIND GUSTS OF AT LEAST 34 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGH WAVES AND DANGEROUS
LIGHTNING CAN BE EXPECTED. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

REPORT SEVERE WEATHER TO THE COAST GUARD OR NEAREST LAW ENFORCEMENT
AGENCY. THEY WILL RELAY YOUR REPORT TO THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE.

&&

LAT...LON 3803 7613 3818 7621 3820 7606 3817 7608
      3817 7605 3816 7605 3818 7603 3820 7604
      3824 7582 3823 7581 3818 7595 3814 7596
      3816 7592 3815 7578 3808 7586 3809 7578
      3807 7578 3804 7582 3802 7594
TIME...MOT...LOC 0417Z 262DEG 24KT 3815 7603

$$


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