Marine Weather Statement
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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MARINE WEATHER STATEMENT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
404 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

ANZ631-632-635-242045-
404 PM EDT SUN JUL 24 2016

...A STRONG THUNDERSTORM APPROACHING THE WATERS...

THE AREAS AFFECTED INCLUDE...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM WINDMILL POINT TO NEW POINT COMFORT VA...
  RAPPAHANNOCK RIVER FROM URBANNA TO WINDMILL POINT...

AT 403 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A STRONG
THUNDERSTORM...CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WINDS TO AROUND 25 KNOTS. THIS
THUNDERSTORM WAS LOCATED NEAR WHITE STONE BRIDGE...MOVING SOUTHEAST
AT 5 KNOTS.

LOCATIONS IMPACTED INCLUDE...
GWYNNS ISLAND REEF...URBANNA INLET...WHITE STONE BRIDGE...
MOBJACK BAY...STINGRAY POINT...IRVINGTON...
GWYNNS ISLAND AND WINDMILL POINT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT GUSTY WINDS TO AROUND 30 KNOTS...LOCALLY HIGHER
WAVES...AND LIGHTNING STRIKES. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE HARBOR
IMMEDIATELY UNTIL THIS STORM PASSES.

&&

LAT...LON 3769 7643 3758 7621 3735 7619 3727 7642
      3737 7647 3739 7646 3743 7639 3742 7634
      3742 7631 3745 7632 3751 7635 3758 7654
      3758 7657 3759 7658

$$

DEROSA


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