Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
347 PM EDT THU JUL 10 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 20
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM PARRAMORE ISLAND TO CAPE CHARLES LIGHT VA OUT
  20 NM...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM NEW POINT COMFORT TO LITTLE CREEK VA...
  WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CURRITUCK BEACH LIGHT NC FROM 20
  TO 40 NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CAPE CHARLES LIGHT TO VIRGINIA-NORTH CAROLINA
  BORDER OUT TO 20 NM...
  CHESAPEAKE BAY FROM LITTLE CREEK VA TO CAPE HENRY VA INCLUDING THE
  CHESAPEAKE BAY BRIDGE TUNNEL...

* UNTIL 515 PM EDT

* AT 344 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING WATERSPOUTS...DANGEROUS WINDS IN EXCESS OF 50
  KNOTS AND LARGE HAIL FROM CAPE HENRY WRECK TO 5 NM NORTHEAST OF THE
  FINGERS...MOVING NORTH AT 25 KNOTS.

* WATERSPOUTS WILL BE NEAR...
  ANGLO AFRICAN WRECK AROUND 355 PM EDT.
  FISHERMANS ISLAND AROUND 400 PM EDT.
  CAPE CHARLES LIGHT AROUND 405 PM EDT.
  26 MILE HILL AND SHIP SHOAL INLET AROUND 420 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS CAN SPAWN WATERSPOUTS. AVOID THESE
DANGEROUS STORMS AND REPORT THEM TO THE LOCAL COUNTY SHERIFF OR COAST
GUARD. IF A WATERSPOUT MOVES ONSHORE FIND SHELTER IMMEDIATELY.

FREQUENT LIGHTNING IS OCCURRING WITH THIS STORM. IF CAUGHT ON THE
OPEN WATER STAY BELOW DECK IF POSSIBLE...KEEP AWAY FROM UNGROUNDED
METAL OBJECTS.

&&

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 900 PM EDT
THURSDAY EVENING FOR NORTHEAST NORTH CAROLINA AND SOUTHEAST VIRGINIA.

LAT...LON 3755 7476 3732 7498 3684 7526 3672 7540
      3673 7593 3692 7599 3691 7608 3685 7604
      3682 7607 3683 7607 3699 7612 3716 7598
      3713 7594 3732 7592 3756 7570 3754 7568
      3767 7563
TIME...MOT...LOC 1946Z 192DEG 25KT 3700 7598 3699 7504

$$

DAP






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