Special Marine Warning
Issued by NWS Wakefield, VA

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BULLETIN - IMMEDIATE BROADCAST REQUESTED
SPECIAL MARINE WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE WAKEFIELD VA
552 PM EDT TUE JUL 15 2014

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN WAKEFIELD HAS ISSUED A

* SPECIAL MARINE WARNING FOR...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM FENWICK ISLAND DE TO CHINCOTEAGUE VA OUT 40
  NM...
  COASTAL WATERS FROM CHINCOTEAGUE TO PARRAMORE ISLAND VA OUT 40
  NM...

* UNTIL 715 PM EDT

* AT 549 PM EDT...DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF THUNDERSTORMS...
  CAPABLE OF PRODUCING STRONG WINDS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS FROM 13 NM
  WEST OF ASSAWOMAN BAY TO 6 NM NORTHWEST OF CHINCOTEAGUE BAY...
  MOVING EAST AT 20 KNOTS.

* THESE STRONG THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE NEAR...
  OCEAN CITY PIER AND OCEAN CITY INLET AROUND 625 PM EDT.
  ASSAWOMAN BAY AROUND 630 PM EDT.
  10 NM EAST OF OCEAN CITY INLET AND AFRICAN QUEEN WRECK AROUND 655
  PM EDT.
  JACKSPOT REEF AROUND 715 PM EDT.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

MARINERS CAN EXPECT STRONG WINDS TO NEARLY 50 KNOTS...HIGH WAVES...
DANGEROUS LIGHTNING...AND HEAVY RAINS. BOATERS SHOULD SEEK SAFE
HARBOR IMMEDIATELY...UNTIL THESE STORMS PASS.

&&

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

LAT...LON 3829 7453 3787 7476 3800 7526 3811 7520
      3801 7528 3801 7538 3816 7527 3824 7527
      3830 7518 3829 7517 3827 7517 3823 7519
      3824 7517 3833 7510 3835 7517 3839 7513
      3842 7518 3841 7511 3845 7514 3846 7505
TIME...MOT...LOC 2151Z 272DEG 19KT 3843 7534 3829 7531
          3809 7540

$$

DAP





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